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The ballad tree

Evelyn Kendrick Wells

The ballad tree

a study of British and American ballads, their folklore, verse and music, together with sixty traditional ballads and their tunes.

by Evelyn Kendrick Wells

  • 348 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Ronald Press Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.,
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Ballads, English -- Great Britain -- History and criticism,
    • Ballads, English -- Great Britain,
    • Ballads, English -- United States -- History and criticism,
    • Ballads, English -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 353-360.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3650 .W4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 370 p.
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6069254M
      LC Control Number50007548
      OCLC/WorldCa398418

      A TREE, A ROCK, A CLOUD by Carson McCullers, Carson McCullers's career in fiction, which she launched in with her astoundingly precocious masterpiece The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter, weakened in later years partly because of serious physical afflictions, including the effects of the rheumatic fever she had had in childhood, two severely damaging strokes during her 20s, repeated bouts. If it were a folk ballad, it would run to thirty-eight verses; a piece of work that lives up to its name. So, taking the sensible step of a chronological account, we head all the way back to the days where lines of people queued outside the Marquee and Tull played in Hyde Park Author: Mike Ainscoe.

      This is a collection of short stories, The Ballad of the Sad Café being the longest and most memorable of them. I bought and read this book when I and at that time didn’t fully appreciate, as I do now, the excellence of the writing. The title story is about a store/café owned by /5(47). The ballad book by Leach, MacEdward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

        The Giving Tree turns fifty! To celebrate the anniversary of this classic favorite by Shel Silverstein, this edition features a beautiful metallic green jacket, a commemorative gold sticker, and a CD recording of Silverstein reading The Giving Tree.. Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein's poignant picture book for readers of all ages has offered a touching /5(50). The Sons of Scotland Pipe Band Tune Book Champion People!!! Champion Music. Tune Index Beginner Tunes!5 Amazing Grace!5 Amazing Grace - Seconds!6 Amazing Grace - Thirds!7 Rowan Tree!8 Rowan Tree - Seconds!9 Scotland The Brave!10 Wings!11 Wings - Seconds!12 The Bonnie Lass of Fyvie!13 The Bonnie Lass of Fyvie - Seconds!14 The Bonnie Lass of.


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