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Folk-songs of America.

Robert Winslow Gordon

Folk-songs of America.

by Robert Winslow Gordon

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Published by National Service Bureau in [New York] .
Written in English

  • Folk songs, American.,
  • American ballads and songs,
  • Negro songs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIssued by Folk-song and Folklore Dept., Herbert Halpert, supervisor.
    SeriesNational service bureau. Publication -- no. 73-s
    ContributionsFederal Theatre Project (U.S.)
    LC ClassificationsM1629 G67 F6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 110 leaves.
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14775922M

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