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Thread #162666   Message #3937760
Posted By: Steve Gardham
16-Jul-18 - 01:17 PM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
>>>>>I found the greatest flaw in Roud's book was it's virtual total lack of songs<<<<<<

Oh dear! Not that one again. The book contained 764 pages. It followed hotly on the heels of The New Penguin 542 pages containing 151 songs all fully annotated with a study on the tunes as well. Some people are never satisfied!