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Folk-Songs of the South

Collected under the Auspices of the West Virginia Folk-Lore Society

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HARDCOVER

$131.00 • £103.95 • €118.00

ISBN 9780674012615

Publication: January 1925

Short

588 pages

8 halftones, 1 map

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  • Introduction
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Ballads and Songs
    • Lady Isabel and the Elf Knight (Child, No. 4)
    • Earl Brand (Child, No. 7)
    • The Twa Sisters (Child, No. 10)
    • Lord Randal (Child, No. 12)
    • The Cruel Mother (Child, No. 20)
    • The Three Ravens (Child, No. 26)
    • The Twa Brothers (Child, No. 49)
    • Young Beichan (Child, No. 53)
    • Young Hunting (Child, No. 68)
    • Lord Thomas and Fair Annet (Child, No. 7)
    • Fair Margaret and Sweet William (Child, No. 74)
    • Lord Lovel (Child, No. 75)
    • The Lass of Roch Royal (Child, No. 76)
    • The Wife of Usher’s Well (Child, No. 79)
    • Little Musgrave and Lady Barnard (Child, No. 81)
    • Bonny Barbara Allen (Child, No. 84)
    • Lady Alice (Child, No. 85)
    • The Maw Freed From Tue Gallows (Child, No. 95)
    • Sir Hugh, or, the Jew’s Daughter (Child, No. 155)
    • The Bonnie House o’ Airlie (Child, No. 199)
    • The Gypsy Laddie (Child, No. 200)
    • Bessie Bell and Mary Gray (Child, No. 201)
    • Geordie (Child, No. 209)
    • Tide Braes o’ Yarrow (Child, No. 214)
    • James Harris (The Daemon Lover) (Child, No. 243)
    • Henry Martin (Child, No. 250)
    • The Suffolk Miracle (Child, No. 272)
    • Our Good Man (Child, No. 274)
    • The Wife Wrapped in Wether’s Skin (Child, No. 277)
    • The Farmer’s Curst Wife (Child, No. 278)
    • The Crafty Farmer (Child, No. 283)
    • The Sweet Trinity (The Golden Vanity) (Child, No. 286)
    • The Mermaid (Child, No. 289)
    • Robin Hood
    • John Hardy
    • The Ashland Tragedy
    • Mcafee’s Confession
    • The Jealous Lover (Pearl Bryan; Florella)
    • A Tolliver-Martin Feud Song
    • A West Virginia Feud Song
    • The Vance Song
    • Logan County Court House
    • Black Phyllis
    • Jesse James
    • Ye Sons of Columbia (Fuller and Warren)
    • Maggie Was a Lady (Frankie)
    • The Wreck On the C. & O.
    • Mack Mcdonald
    • The Dying Californian
    • Joe Bowers
    • The Jam at Gerry’s Rock
    • An Aricansaw Traveller
    • The Dying Cowboy
    • The Lone Prairie
    • The Ocean Burial
    • The Dying Hobo
    • A Comical Ditty
    • The Tucky Ho Crew
    • Immortal Washington
    • The Constitution and the Guerriere (Hull’s Victory)
    • The Battle of Bridgewater
    • James Bird
    • War Song (Texas Rangers)
    • The Dying Ranger
    • The Battle of Mill Springs
    • The Victory Won at Richmond
    • The Yankee Retreat
    • Bull Run
    • War Song
    • Jeff Davis (The Southern Wagon)
    • On Glory
    • Brother Green
    • The Soldier’s Poor Little Boy
    • Just Before the Battle, Mother
    • Mother, Is the Battle Over?
    • The Rebel Soldier
    • I’m a Good Old Rebel
    • Corporal Schnapps
    • Old Joe Camp
    • Fair Charlotte
    • Springfield Mountain
    • The Drummer Boy of Waterloo
    • The Sheffield Apprentice
    • The Boston Burglar
    • My Parents Reared Me Tenderly
    • Jackison and Dickison
    • The Anpord Wright
    • The Bramble Briar
    • Come, Pretty Polly (Polly’s Love)
    • The Wexford Girl (The Cruel Miller)
    • Rose Connoley
    • A Pretty Fair Maiden (The Single Sailor)
    • The Broken Ring
    • The Banks of Claudie
    • George Reilly
    • William Hall
    • Johnny Germany
    • Jackie Fpaisure
    • The Silk-Merchant’s Daughter
    • The Orphan Gypsy Girl
    • William Reilly
    • Mollie Vaughn
    • Charming Beauty Bright
    • The Rich Merchant
    • Vilikins and his Dinah
    • Young Edwin in the Lowlands Low
    • A Poor Stranger Far From Home
    • The Drowsy Sleeper
    • The Silver Dagger
    • Sweet William (The Sailor Boy)
    • Early in the Spring
    • Caroline of Edinburgh Town
    • The Sailor and his Bride
    • Pretty Sally (Sally and her True Love, Billy)
    • A Gay Spanish Maid
    • The Pretty Mohea
    • The Soldier’s Wooing
    • Lady Leroy
    • The Banks of Sweet Dundee
    • William Taylor
    • Dog and Gun
    • Pretty Polly
    • The Jack of Tar
    • Young Johnny
    • The Milkmaid
    • My Pretty Maid (Seventeen Come Sunday)
    • Kitty Wells
    • The Yellow Rose of Texas
    • The Drunkard’s Dream
    • Forward Boys, Hurrah
    • Temperance Song
    • When I Was One-and-Twenty
    • Jonah
    • The Little Family
    • The Twelve Joys
    • Wicked Polly
    • The True Lover’s Farewell
    • The Green Willow Tree (The Sprig of Thyme)
    • The Green Laurels (The Orange and Blue)
    • Young Ladies (Little Sparrow)
    • Youth and Folly
    • Maggie Goddon
    • A Forsaken Lover
    • Love Has Brought Me To Despair
    • The Butcher Boy
    • Farewell, Sweet Mary
    • Mary o’ the Dee
    • Mary of the Wild Moor
    • The Gypsy’s Warning
    • Fair Fanny Moore
    • Erin’s Green Shore
    • Poor Little Joe
    • The Orphan Girl
    • The Blind Man’s Regret
    • The Dishonest Miller
    • Father Grumble
    • An Old Woman’s Story
    • The Spanish Lady
    • Soldier, Soldier, Won’t You Marry Me?
    • A Bachelor’s Lament
    • Little Johnny Green
    • The Frog and the Mouse
    • The Fox
    • The Ranger
    • The Three Farmers
    • The Three Rogues
    • The Skin-and-Bone Lady
    • Billy Boy
    • The Old Man Who Came Over the Moor
    • Old Grimes
    • The Cobbler’s Boy
    • The Young Man Who Travelled Up and Down
    • The Young Man Who Would N’t Hoe Corn
    • Old Joe Clog
    • Old Sam Fanny
    • Ground Hog Song
    • Davy Crockett
    • Creation Song
    • The Arkansaw Traveller
    • The Nigger Tune
    • Old Noah
    • A Glorious Wedding
    • Hard Times
    • Putting on the Style
    • Get Up and Bar the Door (Child, No. 275)
    • Six Kings’ Daughters
    • The Miller’s Two Daughters
    • The Greenwood Siding
    • The Three Crows
    • Lady Margaret
    • Sweet William and Lady Margaret
    • Barbara Allen
    • The Gypsy Davy
    • The House Carpenter
    • Mcafee’s Confession
    • Ye Sons of Columbia
    • The Wreck on the C. & 0.
    • Joe Bowers
    • Young Charlotte
    • Young Beeham
    • William Hall
    • Mollie Vaunders
    • Charming Beauty Bright
    • The Squire Young Ladies
    • The Butcher Boy
    • The Dishonest Miller
    • Frog Went A-Courtin’
    • The Fox
    • Three Farmers
    • Billy Boy
  • Index of Titles
  • Index of First Lines