The new Green Mountain songster; traditional folk songs of Vermont. Collected, transcribed & edited by Helen Hartness Flanders [and others] Introd. by Tristram P. Coffin.

Hatboro, Pa., Folklore Associates, 1966 [c1939] .

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
Music Library, Katzen Arts Center
M1629.F58 G8 Available Request
Other Title Green Mountain songster.
Subjects Ballads, American.
Ballads, English -- Vermont.
Folk-songs, English -- Vermont.
Description xxvi, 278 p. facsims. 24 cm.
Notes Principally unacc.
With facsimilies of t.p., preface and early verses of the first song in the original Green mountain songster, 1923, from which the editors have taken a name for the present collection.
Contents Vermont -- The two sisters -- A gentleman of Exeter -- The cambric shirt -- The miller's three sons -- The crying family -- Mountain song -- India's burning sands -- Old England forty years ago -- Mary and Willie -- Henry Orrison -- Dog and gun -- The lakes of Col Fin -- Sweet Gramachree -- The dark-eyed sailor -- The poor sailor boy -- Kathleen -- The jam on Gerry's Rock -- Joel Baker -- The happy child -- The spiritual railway -- Guy Reed -- Henry K. Sawyer -- The bailiff's daughter of Islington -- The mountains of Pomeroy -- Renaldine -- The lion's den -- James MacDonald -- The old oak tree -- Fair Florella -- Caroline of Edinburgh Town -- A gay Spanish maid -- The Suffolk miracle -- Bessie of Ballydubray -- Murdered by a brother -- The house carpenter -- The Yorkshire bite -- The Vermont farmer's song -- The Wisconsin emigrant's song -- The dreary black hills -- The Vermont boys in Gardner -- Young Charlotte -- Peter Emery -- The gallows tree -- The dying sergeant -- The lawyer outwitted -- The dog in the closet -- Jiffery, James, and John -- The three hunters -- The widow's daughter -- Pat O'Brien -- Lord Banner -- The Irish mail robber -- Katharine Jaffray -- The little Mohea -- The lake of Ponchartrain -- Corydon and Caroline -- The damsel's tragedy -- Hartford wreck -- Springfield Mountain -- Mr. Pierce's experience -- The death of Mrs. Lydia Woodburn -- The farmer and the shanty boy -- The woodman's alphabet -- The noble sku-bal1 -- The belle of Long Lake -- The young nen's song -- The old maid's song -- Retrospect -- The lamentation over Boston -- The joys of Mary -- The white pilgrim -- Lady Washington's lamentation -- King Henry Fifth's conquest of France -- Bold Reynard -- The ship carpenter -- The banks of Sweet Loch Ray -- The laird o' Lauderdale -- Jefferson and liberty -- Young Strongbow -- Jim Fisk -- The Calais disaster -- Wilkes Lovell -- The hog-thorny bear -- The murder of Sarah Vail -- Hewson, the cobbler -- Next Monday morning -- The Texas Rangers -- The Burning of the granite mill -- The sailor's bride -- Fair Fannie more -- The children in the wood -- The three butchers -- Johnny Doyle -- Lovel, the robber -- The cowboy's lament -- Botany Bay -- The jew's daughter -- The white captive -- John Barleycorn -- Jerry's account of a junket -- The song of the Vermonters, 1799.
Geographic Area Vermont
Network Numbers (OCoLC)00229826
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