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Adventures of a ballad hunter.

John Avery Lomax

Adventures of a ballad hunter.

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Published by Hafner Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lomax, John Avery, 1867-1948.,
    • Ballads, English -- United States -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSketches by Ken Chamerlain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML429.L68 A3 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 302 p.
      Number of Pages302
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4917108M
      LC Control Number76152266


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