Lumbering Songs from the Northern Woods

By: Fowke, Edith

Price: $45.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Unused, no flaws but minimal shelf handling; Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve.


Tunes transcribed by Norman Cazden.


Edith Fowke's collection of sixty-five songs, recorded from former shantyboys, is unique, being the first in this field to exclude the more general songs popular in the bunkhouse. Mrs. Fowke presents a vivid picture of life in the north woods before the days of mechanization.

Title: Lumbering Songs from the Northern Woods

Author Name: Fowke, Edith

Categories: TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, MUSIC: History, Roots, Folk, Rock, Jazz.,

Publisher: Austin, TX and London, University of Texas Press: 1970

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 006722

Keywords: Americana,