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Folk-songs of the South

John Harrington Cox

Folk-songs of the South

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk songs -- Southern States.,
  • American ballads.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementcollected under the auspices of the West Virginia Folk-lore Society.
    SeriesDover books on folklore, popular culture, folk art, T1804
    ContributionsWest Virginia Folk-lore Society.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3551 C7 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 545 p.
    Number of Pages545
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16504136M
    LC Control Number67018093

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