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              Street Ballads in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and North America: The Interface between Print and Oral Traditions
               

              Street Ballads in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and North America: The Interface between Print and Oral Traditions (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Atkinson, David; Roud, Steve

              • RRP: $98.99
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              In recent years, the assumption that traditional songs originated from a primarily oral tradition has been challenged by research into street literature - that is, the cheap printed broadsides and chapbooks that poured from the presses of jobbing printers from the late sixteenth ...

              ISBN 9781138269477
              Published 25 November 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Lore of the Playground: The Children's World - Then and Now
               

              The Lore of the Playground: The Children's World - Then and Now (Paperback)

              By Roud, Steve

              • RRP: $29.99
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              From conkers to marbles, from British Bulldog to tag, not forgetting 'one potato, two potato' and 'eeny, meeny, miny, mo', this title looks at the games children have enjoyed, the rhymes they have chanted and the rituals and traditions they have observed over the hundred years an ...

              ISBN 9780099505273
              Published 15 September 2011 by Cornerstone
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              Folk Song in England
               

              Folk Song in England (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Roud, Steve

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              Longlisted for the Penderyn Music Book Prize England was once dubbed 'the land without music', but in the early twentieth century collectors and enthusiasts such as Cecil Sharp, Ralph Vaughan Williams and Percy Grainger discovered a vital heritage of folk song, vibrant and alive ...

              ISBN 9780571309726
              Published 3 January 2019 by Faber and Faber
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              Cheap Print and the People: European Perspectives on Popular Literature
               

              Cheap Print and the People: European Perspectives on Popular Literature (PDF ebook – 1st edition)

              By None; Edited by Atkinson, David; Roud, Steve

              In every country across Europe, at some point or other during the last five hundred years, cheap printed materials were the staple diet of ordinary people, providing a rich array of entertainment, education, and information. They came in various forms, but were usually variations ...

              ISBN 9781527536104
              Available in PDF
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              Language en
              Published 17 June 2019 by Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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              Folk Song in England

              Folk Song in England (Hardback, Main)

              By Roud, Steve

              • RRP: $55.00
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              In Victorian times, England was famously dubbed the land without music - but one of the musical discoveries of the early twentieth century was that England had a vital heritage of folk song and music. This book investigates the wider social history of traditional song in England, ...

              ISBN 9780571309719
              Published 23 August 2017 by Faber and Faber
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              The New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs
                

              The New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs (EPUB ebook)

              By Bishop, Julia; Roud, Steve

              One of the great English popular art forms, the folk song can be painful, satirical, erotic, dramatic, rueful or funny. This book brings together all the classic folk songs as well as many lesser-known discoveries, complete with music and annotations on their original sources and ...

              ISBN 9780141964324
              Available in EPUB
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              Language en
              Published 7 June 2012 by Penguin
              Interest Age Adults / General
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              London Lore: The legends and traditions of the world's most vibrant city
                

              London Lore: The legends and traditions of the world's most vibrant city (EPUB ebook)

              By Roud, Steve

              In which part of North London were wild beasts once thought to roam the sewers? Why did 1920s working-class Londoners wear necklaces of blue beads? And did Spring-heeled Jack, scourge of Victorian London, ever really exist? This is a guide to the ancient legends and beliefs that ...

              ISBN 9781409036197
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              Published 31 March 2012 by Random House
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Folk Song in England
                

              Folk Song in England (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Roud, Steve

              In Victorian times, England was famously dubbed the land without music - but one of the great musical discoveries of the early twentieth century was that England had a vital heritage of folk song and music which was easily good enough to stand comparison with those of other parts ...

              ISBN 9780571309733
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              Published 15 August 2017 by Faber and Faber
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              The New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs

              The New Penguin Book of English Folk Songs (Paperback)

              By Bishop, Julia; Roud, Steve

              • RRP: $23.00
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              One of the great English popular art forms, the folk song can be painful, satirical, erotic, dramatic, rueful or funny. This book brings together all the classic folk songs as well as many lesser-known discoveries, complete with music and annotations on their original sources and ...

              ISBN 9780141194622
              Published 26 March 2014 by Penguin
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              Street Ballads in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and North America: The Interface between Print and Oral Traditions
               

              Street Ballads in Nineteenth-Century Britain, Ireland, and North America: The Interface between Print and Oral Traditions (Hardback, New edition)

              By Atkinson, David; Roud, Steve

              • RRP: $221.00
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              In recent years, the assumption that traditional songs originated from a primarily oral tradition has been challenged by research into 'street literature'. Not only are some traditional singers known to have learned songs from printed sources, but most of the songs were composed ...

              ISBN 9781472427410
              Published 4 July 2014 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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