The Ballad Book of John Jacob Niles. William Barss, decorations.

The Ballad Book of John Jacob Niles.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1961. Hardcover. 369 pp., 4to. Hardcover in dj. Inscribed in pen on ffep to Howard Glasser - calligrapher & graphic artist, known for work in folk music. "More than 100 of the best American ballads from English & Scottish sources, collected in the Appalachian Mountains & simply arranged for piano & guitar by America's great authority." Light discoloration & shelfwear to boards & spine. Binding very sturdy. Slight foxing to textblock edges. Some faint foxing & soiling to feps, otherwise interior quite clean. Heavy foxing, soiling, creasing & edgewear w/ tears to fragmented dj; front & rear panels detached from each other. Very Good in Poor DJ. Item #163606

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Price: $75.00

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