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Posted By: Steve Gardham
01-Oct-17 - 08:13 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
Very eloquently expressed, Richard. The only thing I could add to that currently is that much of the more drastic variation is down to rewriting by the broadside ballad writers, which is what I was referring to in my recycling comment earlier, and what will be one of the main thrusts of my next paper at the Sheffield broadside day on the 25th November.