Folk-Lore of the Sea Islands, South Carolina

By: Parsons, Elsie Clews

Price: $200.00

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Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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.

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

Author Name: Parsons, Elsie Clews

Categories: South Carolina,

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Publisher: Cambridge, The American Folk-Lore Society: 1923

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 12201

Keywords: Music Folk Music Black Negro African - American Folk Lore