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The Viking book of folk ballads of the English-speaking world.

by Albert B. Friedman

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • Ballads, English -- English-speaking countries -- Texts,
    • Ballads, English -- English-speaking countries -- History and criticism,
    • Ballads, English -- English-speaking countries -- Discography,
    • Narrative poetry, English

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR1181 .F74
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxv, 473 p.
      Number of Pages473
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6198558M
      LC Control Number56007084

        The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English Speaking World, edited by Albert P. Friedmann, quotes a record stating that Timothy Myrick of Springfield Mountain was “bit by a Ratel Snake one August the 7 th , and Dyed within about two or three ours, he being nearly twenty two years old and vary near the point of marriage.” The song. The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World,' edited by Albert B. Friedman, provides an intelligent intro­ duction to the traditional ballad, a diverse selection of texts, occasion­ al melodies, informative headnotes to each ballad, and a useful bibli­ ography. "The Twa Sisters," a widely distributed ballad of great age.

      The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (). Ballad. the designation for several quite different poetic and musical genres; originally, the name the Romanic peoples of the Middle Ages gave to a lyrical round dance song that always had a refrain. By the 13th century the modified ballad had become a popular genre of. The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World by Albert B. Friedman; American Ballads: Naughty, Ribald, and Classic by Charles O'Brien Kennedy (pp. ) Review by: Maria Leach.

      () Willa Muir, Living With Ballads, (New York: Oxford University Press, ), pp. () Albert B. Friedman, ‘XI: Accidents And Disasters’, The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-speaking World, (New York: The Viking Press, []), pp. () Fowler, David C. A Literary History of the Popular Ballad. THE VIKING BOOK OF POETRY OF THE ENGLISH-SPEAKING WORLD (VOLUME II only) by Aldington, Richard (Editor) Seller Round Table Books, LLC Published Condition Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Edition Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 1 Item Price $.


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Nigel Gatherer, Songs and Ballads of Dundee. Foreword by Peter Shepheard. Edinburgh: John Donald, ISBN 0 5. Inglis Gundry (editor). His best-known anthology is The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (), reissued in as The Penguin Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World.

At his death, Mr. Friedman was emeritus professor of English at Claremont Graduate University, in Claremont, California, where he had taught from until his. The Viking Book of Poetry of the English Speaking World Volume 1 by Aldington, Richard editor and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Here, singer and collector Paul Clayton performs fifteen texts collected in The Viking Book of Folk Ballads, including historical ballads to songs about tabloid crime.

Rather than reproducing previous traditional singers' performances exactly, Clayton himself enters the "folk process" by combining texts and melodies from different versions of each ballad.

The Viking book of folk ballads of the English-speaking world The Viking book of folk ballads of the English-speaking world by Albert B. Friedman Published by Viking Press in New York.

Friedman compiled the Viking Book of Folk Ballads (later reprinted as T he Penguin Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World), the introduction to which included his observation: “Ballads are songs or performances, not poems. They are.

The Viking book of folk ballads of the English-speaking world by Albert B. Friedman, unknown edition,Pages: The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (). Ballad the designation for several quite different poetic and musical genres; originally, the name the Romanic peoples of the Middle Ages gave to a lyrical round dance song that always had a refrain.

The Viking World, edited by Stefan Brink and Neil Price. The previous books on this list are all written for a general audience.

Stefan Brink and Neil Price’s The Viking World (not to be confused with James Graham-Campbell’s book of the same name, #3 above), however, is written by academics for an academic audience.

As editor, he compiled many of these in Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (; revised as The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English-Speaking World (). He also was the author of other books, including The Ballad Revival: Studies in the Influence of Popular on Sophisticated Poetry () and The Usable Myth ().According to the The Viking Book of Folk Ballads of the English -Speaking Worldthe song deals with primitive superstition.

"Perhaps in the folk mind the doe is the form the soul of a human mistress, now dead, has taken. Or it may be that the doe was considered an animal - paramour of the dead knight.each ballad title are to the section and the pages in The Viking Book of Folk Bal­ lads of the English-Speaking World in which the ballad may be found.

SIDE I, Band 1: LILLIBURLERO (Historical Ballads - see pages to ) This song (the narrative element is insufficient to entitle it to be classified as a ballad) is one of the.