Cover: On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs in HARDCOVER

On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs

Product Details


$116.50 • £101.95 • €105.95

ISBN 9780674012622

Publication Date: 01/01/1925


300 pages

104 musical examples


Add to Cart

Media Requests:

Related Subjects

  • 1. On the Trail of Negro Folk-Songs
  • 2. The Negro’S Part in Transmitting the Traditional Songs and Ballads
  • 3. Negro Ballads
  • 4. Dance-Songs, or “Reels”
  • 5. Children’S Game-Songs
  • 6. Lullabies
  • 7. Songs About Animals
  • 8. Work-Songs
  • 9. Railroad Songs
  • 10. Blues

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Photograph of the book Fearless Women against red/white striped background

A Conversation with Elizabeth Cobbs about Fearless Women

For Women’s History Month, we are highlighting the work of Elizabeth Cobbs, whose new book Fearless Women shows how the movement for women’s rights has been deeply entwined with the history of the United States since its founding. Cobbs traces the lives of pathbreaking women who, inspired by American ideals, fought for the cause in their own ways