Mudcat Café message #3937939 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Jim Carroll
17-Jul-18 - 11:46 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"Yet by all accounts it was very popular in the rural community,"
As was 'Break the News to Mother" or Bird in a Gilded Cage"
I wouldn't describe those as folk songs (though I think Steve Roud would now - he wouldn't have done a few years ago though)
Jim