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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
Dewey number
782.4/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3551
LC item number
.R67 2005
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
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes discography
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 / Joyce Carol Oates -- We did them wrong: the ballad of Frankie and Albert / Cecil Brown -- The sad song of Delia Green and Cooney Houston / Sean Wilentz -- Destiny in my right hand: "The wreck of old 97" and "Dead man's curve" / David Thomas -- I thought I heard Buddy Bolden say / Luc Sante -- "See Willy fly by" and "The cuckoo" / Jon 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
ocm55744543
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 406 p.
Isbn
9780393059540
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004014811
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 336072
  • 724709
Label
The rose & the briar : death, love and liberty in the American ballad, edited by Sean Wilentz and Greil Marcus
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes discography
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 / Joyce Carol Oates -- We did them wrong: the ballad of Frankie and Albert / Cecil Brown -- The sad song of Delia Green and Cooney Houston / Sean Wilentz -- Destiny in my right hand: "The wreck of old 97" and "Dead man's curve" / David Thomas -- I thought I heard Buddy Bolden say / Luc Sante -- "See Willy fly by" and "The cuckoo" / Jon 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
ocm55744543
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 406 p.
Isbn
9780393059540
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2004014811
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 336072
  • 724709

Library Locations

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