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The Resource The rose & the briar : death, love and liberty in the American ballad, edited by Sean Wilentz and Greil Marcus

The rose & the briar : death, love and liberty in the American ballad, edited by Sean Wilentz and Greil Marcus

Label
The rose & the briar : death, love and liberty in the American ballad
Title
The rose & the briar
Title remainder
death, love and liberty in the American ballad
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sean Wilentz and Greil Marcus
Title variation
Rose and the briar
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
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  • Wilentz, Sean
  • Marcus, Greil
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  • Ballads, English
  • Death in music
  • Love songs
  • Liberty
Label
The rose & the briar : death, love and liberty in the American ballad, edited by Sean Wilentz and Greil Marcus
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes discography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Barbara Allen" / Dave Marsh -- "The water is wide" / Ann Powers -- "Pretty Polly" / Rennie Sparks -- Music, when soft voices die / Sharyn McCrumb -- Naomie Wise, 1807 / Anna Domino -- John Brown's body / S. Vowell -- "When you go a courtin'" / R. Crumb -- Little maggie: a mystery / J.C. Oates -- We did them wrong: the ballad of Frankie and Albert / C. Brown -- The sad song of Delia Green and Cooney Houston / S. Wilentz -- Destiny in my right hand: "The wreck of old 97" and "Dead man's curve" / D. Thomas -- I thought I heard Buddy Bolden say / L. Sante -- "See Willy fly by" and "The cuckoo" / J. Langford -- Mariachi reverie / Paul Berman -- "The foggy, foggy dew" / John Rockwell -- "Come Sunday" / Stanley Crouch -- "El Paso" / James Miller -- "Trial of Mary Maguire" / Ed Ward -- Love, lore, celebrity, and dead babies: Dolly Parton's "Down from Dover" / Eric Weisbard -- "Sail away" and "Louisiana 1927" / Steve Erickson -- Dancing with Dylan / Wendy Lesser -- "Nebraska" / Howard Hampton -- "Blackwatertown" / Paul Muldoon -- Envoi / Greil Marcus
Control code
55744543
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 406 pages
Isbn
9780393059540
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004014811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The rose & the briar : death, love and liberty in the American ballad, edited by Sean Wilentz and Greil Marcus
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes discography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Barbara Allen" / Dave Marsh -- "The water is wide" / Ann Powers -- "Pretty Polly" / Rennie Sparks -- Music, when soft voices die / Sharyn McCrumb -- Naomie Wise, 1807 / Anna Domino -- John Brown's body / S. Vowell -- "When you go a courtin'" / R. Crumb -- Little maggie: a mystery / J.C. Oates -- We did them wrong: the ballad of Frankie and Albert / C. Brown -- The sad song of Delia Green and Cooney Houston / S. Wilentz -- Destiny in my right hand: "The wreck of old 97" and "Dead man's curve" / D. Thomas -- I thought I heard Buddy Bolden say / L. Sante -- "See Willy fly by" and "The cuckoo" / J. Langford -- Mariachi reverie / Paul Berman -- "The foggy, foggy dew" / John Rockwell -- "Come Sunday" / Stanley Crouch -- "El Paso" / James Miller -- "Trial of Mary Maguire" / Ed Ward -- Love, lore, celebrity, and dead babies: Dolly Parton's "Down from Dover" / Eric Weisbard -- "Sail away" and "Louisiana 1927" / Steve Erickson -- Dancing with Dylan / Wendy Lesser -- "Nebraska" / Howard Hampton -- "Blackwatertown" / Paul Muldoon -- Envoi / Greil Marcus
Control code
55744543
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
viii, 406 pages
Isbn
9780393059540
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004014811
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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