Folk-Lore of the Sea Islands, South Carolina

Parsons, Elsie Clews

Published by The American Folk-Lore Society, Cambridge, 1923
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From The Ridge Books (Calhoun, GA, U.S.A.)

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Maroon covers with black titles on spine. Gilt border at top. Spine sunned and somewhat faded. Light edge and corner wear along with light, overall aging and toning. Book is square and binding secure. Former owner's name in ink on ffep. ; Memoirs of the American Folk-Lore Society; Musical Notation; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 219 pages; Thorough study of folk lore, customs and music among black communities on the South Carolina Sea islands. Some musical notation. Rather a scarce book, particularly in solid condition. Bookseller Inventory # 12201

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Title: Folk-Lore of the Sea Islands, South Carolina

Publisher: The American Folk-Lore Society, Cambridge

Publication Date: 1923

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Edition: First Edition; First Printing.

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