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Posted By: GUEST,Pseudonymous
15-Jul-18 - 05:21 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
oh oh

Girould gets racist pretty quickly, distinguishing the people who made 'ballads' from primitive 'races' not capable of doing it. :(

This thread was built into a lot of American 'folklorism' from the outset.