Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Joe Offer Folk Songs Southern Appalachians - J Ritchie (7) RE: Folk Songs Southern Appalachians - J Ritchie 08 Dec 20


Oh, here's another from The University Press of Kentucky. You'll find much more in the thread titled Jean Ritchie Books & Recordings

Thread #38580   Message #760135
Posted By: Joe Offer
05-Aug-02 - 02:04 PM
Thread Name: Jean Ritchie Books & Recordings
Subject: Index: Jean Ritchie's Swapping Song Book

I just picked up a copy of this wonderful little book, which was originally published in 1952. The was also a 1964 edition, and the edition I have was published by the University Press of Kentucky in 1999. Photos in the book are by Jean's husband George Pickow.
Here's the index:
  • The Swapping Song 2
  • Lazy John 6
  • The Tree In The Valley-O 10
  • I Built My Love A Big Fine House 14
  • Over The River To Feed My Sheep I8
  • Old Roger Is Dead 22
  • Jubilee 26
  • Two Dukes A-Riding 30
  • Shady Grove 34
  • The Old Soap-Gourd 38
  • Old Woman And The Pig 42
  • The Old Man In The Woods 46
  • Pretty Fair Miss 50
  • Jackaro 54
  • Ground Hog 58
  • The Deaf Woman's Courtship 62
  • Skin And Bones 66
  • The May Carol 70
  • Hush, Little Baby 74
  • Little Bitty Baby 78
  • Pretty Saro 82

-Joe Offer-


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.