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Publications of the Texas Folk-Lore Society y 1916—
First volume out of print. Admirably written to entertain as well as to inform; contributions from such important collectors as the present editor, J. Frank Dobie. Volume X, for 1932, entitled Tone the Bell Easy, is a good example of the great interest of the series. Randolph, Vance, Ozark Mountain Folks. New York: Vanguard Press, 1932. Randolph, Vance, The Ozarks. New York: Vanguard Press, 1931. Richardson, E. P., and Spaeth, S., American Mountain Songs. New York: Greenberg, Publisher, 1927. Simple accompaniments. Rickaby, Franz, Ballads and Songs of the Shanty-Boy. Cambridge, Mass.:
Harvard University Press, 1926. Sandburg, Carl, The American Songbag. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Co., 1927. Two editions—the second much lower in price than the first.
Words and music, with delightful comments; a very important book, avowedly borrowing from Messrs. Gordon, Lomax, and other leading collectors. Some of the musical settings are much too elaborate and "modern." Sargent, H. C, and Kittredge, G. L., English and Scottish Popular Ballads. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1904.
Edited from the great Child Collection. Indispensable for an appreciation of ballads; very important Introduction by Professor Kittredge. Scarborough, Dorothy, On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs. Cambridge,
Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1925. Sharp, C. J., American-English Folk Songs. New York: G. Schirmer, 1918. Sharp, C. J., Nursery Songs from the Appalachian Mountains. London and
New York: Novello & Co., 1921-1923. Sharp, C. J., and Campbell, O., English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1917.
The enlarged edition of this work published in two volumes by the Oxford University Press in 1932 is the most important of the contributions to the subject of American folk-song made by the greatest English collector. The editor of the new edition is M. Karpeles. Shay, Frank, Iron Men and Wooden Ship. New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1925.
Sailor songs and chanteys. Shay, Frank, My Pious Friends and Drunken Companions. New YorkS Macaulay Co., 1927.
Songs and ballads of conviviality.