Negro Folk Music U. S. A.

By: Courlander, Harold

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A near fine copy in very good dust jacket with wrinkling at head of spine. A book often ignored by collectors of blues books--perhaps because it has only one chapter on the blues--other chapters deal with important genres like work songs, street cries, field hollers, Louisiana Creoles, and more. Courlander also edited a series of records on Folkways devoted to Negro Folk Music of Alabama, asnd another LP on Tales from Africa. His The Drum and the Hoe was on the life and lore of the people of Haiti. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pp

Title: Negro Folk Music U. S. A.

Author Name: Courlander, Harold

Categories: Music,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1963

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 28930

Keywords: Music Blues Folk Songs African American