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National and historical ballads, songs, and poems.

by Thomas Osborne Davis

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Published by J. Duffy in Dublin [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Ireland -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBy Thomas Davis ...
      SeriesDuffy"s national library
      ContributionsWallis, Thomas, d. 1865- ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4525.D58 N3
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, [11]-254 p.
      Number of Pages254
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6683111M
      LC Control Number25022541
      OCLC/WorldCa2556552

      Golden gleanings of poetry and song with choice selections of prose [microform]: containing the best productions of the most celebrated authors of all ages and countries: including the glories of nature, home life and rural scenes, famous ballads, national airs and love songs, childhood and youth, patriots and heroes, tales of the sea: the brightest gems of the world's master minds. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Holland, Rupert Sargent, Historic poems and ballads. Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [].

      Ballads and songs of Peterloo is an edited collection of poems and songs written following the Peterloo Massacre in This collection, which includes over seventy poems, were published either as broadsides or in radical periodicals and newspapers. His historical ballads in particular not only reject the metrical conventions of mid-century poetry (a tuneful stanza too simple for sophisticated formalists and too traditional for progressives), they also reject the notion that a poet creates a private reality in the context of his or her own poems.

      Like Joan O'Bryant's previous Folkways recording, Folksongs and Ballads of Kansas, this album presents folk songs geographically close to O'Bryant's of the ballads included here are versions from Kansas, Arkansas, and Missouri, and several were collected through the University of Arkansas Folklore Research Project. In John Lomax published his book Cowboy Songs and Other Frontier Ballads, the first real collection of American folk songs, and introduced the world to a group of ballads sung by working.


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