Fair. A readable copy only. All pages and the cover are intact, may not include dust jacket. Pages may include considerable notes in pen or have highlighting. Possible ex library copy. May not contain accessories.
Fair. Firm binding (stitched, taped--library binding? ) with wear to edges. Inked out number on spine and front cover top right. Interior has library stamp and book jacket star. Your purchase benefits world-wide relief efforts of Mennonite Central Committee.
ORIGINAL first edition. Staplebound softcover, 6x9 inches, xiii + 52 pp, in original covers with a nice color drawing on front cover of a girl, an older woman, a goose and a ring of goslings, being a scene from the first song, "Go Tell Aunt Rhody". Near fine. Covers rubbed along edges with corners lightly bumped, paper lightly age yellowed, otherwise tight, clean, paper crisp, unmarked and apparently never read. Music; folklore; dances; children's; dancing; folk music; Appalachian; popular culture.
Very Good. 52 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Stiff dark blue illustrated covers, [xii] + 52 pages, brief bibliography, explanation of shape note notation, 21 songs, ballads, carols, folk hymns and play-party games with lyrics, tunes, descriptions of actions, lists of informants, 5 also with diagrams of movements. Half title SIGNED by author.; Light edgewear. Upper tip lightly bumped. No other defects. Scarce.
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