Cover of: Fakesong | David Harker


the manufacture of British "folksong" 1700 to the present day
  • 297 Pages
  • 2.44 MB
  • English
Open University Press , Milton Keynes [Buckinghamshire], Philadelphia
Ballads, English -- Great Britain -- History and criticism., Folk songs, English -- Great Britain -- History and criticism., Working class writings, English -- History and criticism., Working class -- Great Britain -- Intellectual life., Working class in literature., Popular culture -- Great Britain., Oral tradition -- Great Britain., Working class -- Great Bri


Great Britain, Great Bri

StatementDave Harker.
LC ClassificationsML3650 .H37 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 297 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3025301M
ISBN 100335150667
LC Control Number85005670

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So the idea of a book, written from a left-wing perspective, debunking illusions about English folk song wasn’t anathema to me when I picked up Dave Harker’s book Fakesong: The manufacture of British ‘folksong’, to the present day. Admittedly, by the time I read it I’d already read a couple of detailed and hostile reviews.The ultimate collection of over 1, folksongs perfect for performers, school teachers, and hobbyists.

This book includes a huge variety of songs spanning hundreds of years and originating from America, England, Canada, Britain, Scotland, Ireland, and other countries.