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A Treasury of Stephen Foster by  Dorothy Berliner Commins [Stephen Foster]  Ray Lev - First Printing - 1946 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 2521)

A Treasury of Stephen Foster

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A Treasury of Stephen Foster

by Deems Taylor, John Tasker Howard, Ray Lev, Dorothy Berliner Commins [Stephen Foster]

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New York: Random House, 1946. 222 pgs. Good to Very Good hardcover, green boards, red cloth spine. General wear to cloth and boards at edges and corners, lettering to spine somewhat faded, rubbing to paper edges and shallow scuffing of boards. Binding sound, internally clean and unmarked. Contents: Foreword by Deems Taylor, Stephen Collins Foster by John Tasker Howard, Open Thy Lattice Love, Oh! Boys Carry Me 'Long, Hard Times Come Again No More, Ellen Bayne, Oh! Susanna, Away Down Souf, Lou'siana Belle, Old Uncle Ned, My Brudder Gum, Nelly Was a Lady, Oh! Lemuel!, Camptown Races, Angelina Baker, Nelly Bly, Ring De Banjo, Laura Lee, My Hopes Have Departed Forever, Old Folks at Home, Willie My Brave, My Old Kentucky Home Good Night, Massa's in De Cold Ground, Old Dog Tray, Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair, Little Jennie Dow, Willie We Have Missed You, Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming, Comrades Fill No Glass For Me, Gentle Annie, The Glendy Burk, Old Black Joe, Down Amongthe Cane Brakes, That's What's The Matter, We Are Coming Father Abraam 300,000 More, Willie Has Gone to War, Our Bright Summer Days Are Gone, Beautiful Dreamer, Dearer Than Life!, Ah! May The red Rose Live Alway, Once I Loved Thee Mary Dear, The Village Maiden, Under the Willow She's Sleeping, Why Have My Loved Ones Gone?, I Will Be True To Thee, Why No One to Love?, Some Folks, Sweetly She Sleeps My Alice Fair, I Would Not Die In Springtime, If You've Only Got a Moustache, Mr. & Mrs. Brown, Wilt Thou Be Gone Love? Book#2521.. First Printing. Hardcover. Good to Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by William Sharp. 4to - 9¾ Inches-12 inches tall.


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A Treasury of Stephen Foster
Deems Taylor, John Tasker Howard, Ray Lev, Dorothy Berliner Commins [Stephen Foster]
William Sharp
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Used - Good to Very Good
Jacket condition
No Jacket
First Printing
Random House
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New York
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Stephen Collins Foster, A Treasury of Stephen Foster, Deems Taylor, John Tasker Howard, Ray Lev, Dorothy Berliner Commins, Music, Folk Song, History of Folk Song, Lyrics, American Folk Music, Blues, Blackface, Southern and Plantation Life, Folk Art, Minst
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NON-FICTION, TEXT AND REFERENCE BOOKS; Biography and Autobiography; History, The Arts, Art, Illustrators; Poetry, Drama, Verse, Essays; Gift Ideas; First Editions, Collectible;
4to - 9¾ Inches-12 inches tall

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