Pennsylvania Songs and Legends

Pennsylvania Songs and LegendsAmazing Book, Pennsylvania Songs And Legends By George Korson This Is Very Good And Becomes The Main Topic To Read, The Readers Are Very Takjup And Always Take Inspiration From The Contents Of The Book Pennsylvania Songs And Legends, Essay By George Korson Is Now On Our Website And You Can Download It By Register What Are You Waiting For Please Read And Make A Refission For You The fact that this collection was published by Johns Hopkins Press might suggest an academic sobriety it doesn t possess For the most part, the authors of these articles took their commission as an invitation to let out their storytelling impulses, generally preferring a nostalgic, glorifying style full of ethnic and social stereotypes Even when quoting people they d met, many of the authors give descriptions of their interlocutors that can come off as condescending, and record their words with eye dialect The general remarks in the first article, The British Folk Tradition , are far too vague to add much to the understanding of English, Scottish, and Irish cultural transmission in Pennsylvania or anywhere it does contain transcriptions of nice variants of mostly well known songs in a range of genres, with helpful brief indications of who sang them when The purplest prose is probably that in the article on Canallers , but it has a lot of competition Still, I do think this book is a nice source of stories and songs, taking its contextual observations with the necessary grain of salt There s a wonderful anecdote about two blacksnakes in the
I would love to find a copy of this book to own I took it out of the library It was published by Univ of PA in 1949

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  • Hardcover
  • 474 pages
  • Pennsylvania Songs and Legends
  • George Korson
  • English
  • 08 June 2018
  • 9780405106088