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Some British ballads

Some British ballads

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Published by Constable & co. ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Ballads, English -- Great Britain -- Texts

    • Edition Notes

      Statementillustrated by Arthur Rackham.
      ContributionsRackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, illus.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR1181 .S725
      The Physical Object
      Pagination8 p., 1 l., 170 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages170
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6624661M
      LC Control Number20008033
      OCLC/WorldCa5913460

        GrannyGrump's beautiful new uploads reminded me of an almost finished project I had in the virtual drawer: Some British Ballads, a collection of traditional, well, British ballads, "several" of them taken from the famous Child collection, published anonymously and without year by Dodd, Mead & Co.,New York. The scan's uploader to the Internet Archive guesses it was published c. illustrated - arthur rackham illustrations including 16 tipped in color plates on stiff gray paper plus drawings in text. hardcover pages. overall condition - good/ no l presentation is good+.Seller Rating: % positive.

      A ballad is a form of verse, often a narrative set to music. Ballads derive from the medieval French chanson balladée or ballade, which were originally "dance songs".Ballads were particularly characteristic of the popular poetry and song of Britain and Ireland from the later medieval period until the 19th century. They were widely used across Europe, and later in Australia, North Africa. The Child Ballads are traditional ballads from England and Scotland, and their American variants, anthologized by Francis James Child during the second half of the 19th century. Their lyrics and Child's studies of them were published as The English and Scottish Popular tunes of most of the ballads were collected and published by Bertrand Harris Bronson in and around the s.

      Originally published in , this books contains a collection of traditional tales from the British Isles beautifully illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Pook, ISBN Buy the Some British Ballads - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham ebook. On the left, we show a rare First Edition example of "Some British Ballads" that retains the. original gold-stamped blue cloth cover - the binding used by Constable & Co. Ltd (London). To the right, we show the decorated Title Page. designed by Arthur Rackham.


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Price Format: Hardcover. Some British Ballads is a selection of traditional ballads from England and Scotland. Although far older, the ballads were anthologized during the second half of the nineteenth century by Francis James Child. Arthur illustrated Some British Ballads in Some British Ballads Illustrated by Arthur Rackham Paperback – by.

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Price New from /5(2). Paperback: Publisher: Trieste Publishing Language: English ISBN: Product Dimensions: x inches. “For many years, no Christmas was complete without a new sumptuous Rackham gift book,” of which Some British Ballads is an excellent example (Dalby, 76), a splendid production with exquisite full-color illustrations of such traditional ballads as “Lord Randal,” “Chevy Chase,” “The.

A lovely gift book containing some of Rackham's finest and most under-appreciated illustrations, published just a year after the end of World War One. "No more effective inspiration for the gifted brush of Arthur Rackham could be found than these popular old ballads.

First American Trade Edition RACKHAM, Arthur. Some British Ballads. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. New York: Dodd Mead & Co. n.d. First American trade edition.

Quarto (10 x 7 1/2 inches; x mm.). x,[1, imprint], [1, blank] pp. Partially uncut. Sixteen full color tipped-in plates and twenty-four black and white drawings.

Genre/Form: Texts: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Some British ballads. London, Constable & Co. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book.

London: Constable & Co. Ltd, Item # A Series of Fascinating and Delightful Pictures This Magnificent Work Should Appeal To All RACKHAM, Arthur. Some British Ballads.

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. London: Constable & Co. Ltd, n.d. First trade edition, later issue. Quarto 10 x 7 3/8 in; x mm.2 pp. Sixteen full color plates mounted on gray paper with. New York: Dodd Mead & Co., Item # First American Trade EditionRACKHAM, Arthur.

Some British Ballads. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. New York: Dodd Mead & Co. n.d. First American trade edition. Quarto 10 x 7 1/2 inches; x mm. x,1, imprint, 1, blank pp. Partially uncut.

Sixteen full color tipped-in plates and twenty-four black and white drawings. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Some British ballads. New York: Dodd, Mead, [?] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

Some British Ballads Author Rackham, Arthur Illustrator Rackham, Arthur Format/binding Boards Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition Slipcase Quantity available 1 Edition Limited Numbered Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Constable & Co.

Ltd. N.d. [] Place of Publication London Date published Keywords Arthur Rackham,Some Book Edition: Limited Numbered Edition. Some British Ballads by Arthur Rackham (Illustrator) starting at $ Some British Ballads has 3 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

Images and text from Some British Ballads illustrated by Arthur Rackham. No credit is given for whoever might have edited the collection; the ballads appear to be reprinted with minor changes (possibly errors) from Francis James Child’s The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, and indeed the book acknowledges that permission was given to do.

Some British ballads by Rackham, Arthur,ill. Publication date [c] Topics Ballads, English Publisher New York: Dodd, Mead Collection newyorkpubliclibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor New York Public Library Language English. Addeddate Bookplateleaf 4 Call number Pages: SOME BRITISH BALLADS.

by Francis James Child. Illustrated by Arthur Rackham. Published by Constable & Co. Ltd. Almost very good condition. 16 beautiful tipped-in colour plates and 24 b/w drawings.

Light blue cloth with gilt titles and vignette to front cover. Grey pictorial endpapers. pages. Large format. Spine is a little faded. With works such as Some British Ballads, Pook Press celebrates the great ‘Golden Age of Illustration‘ in children’s literature – a period of unparalleled excellence in book illustration from the s to the s.

Our collection showcases classic fairy tales, children’s stories, and the work of some of the most celebrated artists, illustrators and authors.

Argosy Book Store (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title Some British Ballads Author RACKHAM, Arthur Illustrator Rackham, Arthur Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - very good(+) Quantity available 1 Edition Limited Publisher Constable Place of Publication London Date published Keywords RackhamBook Edition: Limited.

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1st American Edition. Quarto. Bound in dark blue cloth with pictorial stamping in gold gilt to both the front and back boards, as well as gilt decorations and lettering stamped to the spine.

Grey illustrated endpapers. Original color pictorial box with coloured illustrated paste down, which is also used as the second illustration in "Young Bekie". Some bumping and wear to box, but in. "Never did old poems appear so gayly bedecked than Some British Ballads, which Arthur Rackham has gorgeously illustrated with 16 paintings It is hard to decide which the more attractive feature of this book-Mr.

Rackham's paintings or the ballads themselves" (New York Times).Introduction Traditional ballads are narrative folksongs - simply put, they are folksongs that tell stories. They tell all kinds of stories, including histories, legends, fairy tales, animal fables, jokes, and tales of outlaws and star-crossed lovers.

("Ballad" is a term also used in the recording industry for slow, romantic songs, but these should not be confused with traditional or folk.Read "Some British Ballads - Illustrated by Arthur Rackham" by Anon.

available from Rakuten Kobo. Originally published inSome British Ballads is a collection of verses and Brand: Read Books Ltd.