Mudcat Café message #3894085 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #162666   Message #3894085
Posted By: Lighter
15-Dec-17 - 07:41 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
The larger point is not that the unlettered created songs, but that they very enthusiastically adopted commercial songs that were written *for* them.