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Thread #162666   Message #3894455
Posted By: The Sandman
18-Dec-17 - 02:21 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
If you want to know about 19th century ballad writers try the works of Henry Mayhew such as 'London Labour and London Poor'
i have read it , pleae stop assuming that i have not read certain books.
Jim, you do not know that every broadsheet was composed purely for making money, my experience tell me that song writers do not ALWAYS compose purely for money.