Folk Songs of Canada. 5th pr


FOWKE, Edith Fulton and Richard JOHNSTON (eds.). Folk Songs of Canada. (Waterloo. Ont.: Waterloo Music Company Limited, April 1975). Fifth Printing. Pp (8), 9-198, (2). With Music. Large 8vo, illustrated brown card covers. See Watters p.71, Rhodenizer pp.964, 1049. Not in O'Dea although Newfoundlanddominates the collection : "The Bonny Banks of Virgie O"; "Anti-Confederat ion Song"; "White Man, Let Me Go"; "The Banks of Newfoundland"; "Jack Was Every Inch a Sailor"; "The Ryans and the Pittmans"; "Lukey's Boat"; "The Loss of the Eliza"; "The Lumber Camp Song"; "The Badger Drive"; "The Kelligrews Soiree"; "I'se The B'y That Builds the Boat"; "Lots of Fish in Bonavist' Harbour"; "She's Like the Swallow"; "The Blooming Bright Star of Belle Isle"; "The Morning Dew"; "The Maid on the Shore"; "A Great Big Sea Hove in Long Beach"; A.R.Scammell's "Squarin' Up Time" and "The Squid-Jiggin' Ground".Includes "The Chesepeake and the Shannon"; "Nova Scotia Song"; "The Shanty man's Life"; "Peter Amberley"; "Citadel Hill". Chapter II - Men of the Sea (pp 35-53) : The Banks of Newfoundland; Donkey Riding; Jack Was Every Inch a Sailor; We'll Rant and We'll Roar (The Ryans and the Pittmans); Nova Scotia Song; Lukey's Boat; The Loss of the Eliza (The Herons); The Squid-Jiggin' Ground). Plus some other nautical songs in other sections. First printed in April 1954. Illustrations by Elizabeth Wilkes Hoey. Very good. 18.00

Title: Folk Songs of Canada. 5th pr

Author Name: FOWKE, Edith Fulton and Richard JOHNSTON (eds.) JOHNSTON, Robert HOEY, Elizabeth Wilkes SCAMMELL, A.R.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Waterloo Music Company Limited, Waterloo. Ont, 1975,:

Seller ID: 86688

Keywords: MUSIC CANADA NEWFOUNDLAND NOVA SCOTIA NAUTICAL CANADIAN FOLK MUSICAL HISTORY SONGS,