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Product Description: Harvard's first professor of English, the American scholar Francis James Child (1825-96) had previously prepared a collection of English and Scottish ballads, published in 1857-9, before he embarked on producing this definitive critical edition...read more

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9780970702074 | Loomis House Pr, June 15, 2005, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: First published 1883-1898, Professor Child's monumental work on the ballad tradition of England and Scotland stands as a foundation document for all subsequent ballad scholarship and for trends such as the twentieth century folk revival.
9780970702050 | Loomis House Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: First published 1883-1898, Professor Child's monumental work on the ballad tradition of England and Scotland stands as a foundation document for all subsequent ballad scholarship and for trends such as the twentieth century folk revival.
9780970702029 | 2 edition (Loomis House Pr, January 1, 2002), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: First published 1883-1898, Professor Child's monumental work on the ballad tradition of England and Scotland stands as a foundation document for all subsequent ballad scholarship and for trends such as the twentieth century folk revival.
9780880293426, titled "English and Scottish Popular Ballads" | Hippocrene Books, November 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: First published 1883-1898, Professor Child's monumental work on the ballad tradition of England and Scotland stands as a foundation document for all subsequent ballad scholarship and for trends such as the twentieth century folk revival.
9780844618524 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, June 1, 1965, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: A brief biographical sketch of Francis Child prefaces his compilation of versions of and commentary upon English and Scottish traditional ballads
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9781108076326 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 24, 2014, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: Harvard's first professor of English, the American scholar Francis James Child (1825-96) had previously prepared a collection of English and Scottish ballads, published in 1857-9, before he embarked on producing this definitive critical edition.
9781108076388 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 24, 2014, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: Harvard's first professor of English, the American scholar Francis James Child (1825-96) had previously prepared a collection of English and Scottish ballads, published in 1857-9, before he embarked on producing this definitive critical edition.
9781108076357 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 24, 2014, cover price $35.99 | About this edition: Harvard's first professor of English, the American scholar Francis James Child (1825-96) had previously prepared a collection of English and Scottish ballads, published in 1857-9, before he embarked on producing this definitive critical edition.
9781108076333 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 24, 2014, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: Harvard's first professor of English, the American scholar Francis James Child (1825-96) had previously prepared a collection of English and Scottish ballads, published in 1857-9, before he embarked on producing this definitive critical edition.
9781108076364 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 24, 2014, cover price $36.99 | About this edition: Harvard's first professor of English, the American scholar Francis James Child (1825-96) had previously prepared a collection of English and Scottish ballads, published in 1857-9, before he embarked on producing this definitive critical edition.
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9781103416646 | Bibliolife, February 28, 2009, cover price $30.99
9781404384781 | Indypublish.Com, July 1, 2003, cover price $43.99
9780836960969 | Facsimile edition (Books for Libraries, June 1, 1969), cover price $22.95

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9781438531335 | Lightning Source Inc, December 31, 2009, cover price $16.45
9781409983132 | Dodo Pr, November 30, 2009, cover price $17.99
9781103416592 | Bibliolife, February 28, 2009, cover price $18.99
9781846378898 | Echo Library, November 30, 2005, cover price $14.99
9781404384798 | Indypublish.Com, July 1, 2003, cover price $36.99

By John C. Hirsh (editor)

Hardcover:

9781405114813 | Blackwell Pub, September 20, 2004, cover price $150.00

Paperback:

9781405114820 | Blackwell Pub, September 20, 2004, cover price $57.95

Miscellaneous:

9780470755518 | Blackwell Pub, July 11, 2008, cover price $116.95

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An illustrated version of the English ballad relating the murder and funeral of Cock Robin.
By Etienne Delessert (illustrator)

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9781568461915 | Creative Co, August 1, 2004, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An illustrated version of the English ballad relating the murder and funeral of Cock Robin.

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Product Description: Published between 1882 and 1898, this definitive collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work. Volume IV includes Parts VII and VIII of the original set — ballads 189-265: including "Rob Roy," "Sir James the Rose," "Geordie," "The Gypsy Laddie," "The New-Slain Knight," more...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780486431482 | Dover Pubns, September 10, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Published between 1882 and 1898, this definitive collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work.

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Product Description: Although nearly everyone has heard the name of Robin Hood, few have actually read any medieval tales about the legendary outlaw. Stephen Knight and Thomas Ohlgren set out to correct this discrepancy in their comprehensive collection of all pre-seventeenth-century Robin Hood tales...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Thomas E. Kelly (contributor), Stephen Knight (editor), Thomas Ohlgren (editor), Russell A. Peck (contributor) and Michael Swanton (contributor)

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9781580440677 | 2 edition (Western Michigan Univ Medieval, August 1, 2000), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Although nearly everyone has heard the name of Robin Hood, few have actually read any medieval tales about the legendary outlaw.
9781879288928 | Western Michigan Univ Medieval, August 1, 1997, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Although nearly everyone has heard the name of Robin Hood, few have actually read any medieval tales about the legendary outlaw.

A collection of one hundred and fifty ballads from England and Scotland which were chosen for their adherence to oral tradition
By Kingsley Amis (compiler) and James Kinsley (editor)

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9780192813305 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 1982), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: A collection of one hundred and fifty ballads from England and Scotland which were chosen for their adherence to oral tradition

A collection of seventy-seven English and Scottish ballads and English and American narrative poems.

Hardcover:

9780896092341 | Roth Pub, January 1, 1982, cover price $29.50 | About this edition: A collection of seventy-seven English and Scottish ballads and English and American narrative poems.

Brings together one hundred and thirty of the most memorable ballads of the English-speaking world
By Helen Plotz (editor)

Hardcover:

9780688800543 | William Morrow & Co, September 1, 1976, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A collection of old and modern ballads arranged under six headings: magic and miracles, narratives, broadsides and satires, war, work, and love.

Anxious to elude an admiring magician, a witch assumes a variety of identities
By Fritz Eichenberg (illustrator) and John M. Langstaff

School and Library:

9780689303197 | Atheneum, April 1, 1973, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: A pretty young witch transforms herself into many different animals to escape the love-struck magician.

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Product Description: The well-known British poet here traces the development of the ballad from its earliest times down to the 20th century. Included are examples of romantic ballads, sea chanties and street ballads, as well as a long introductory essay...read more
By Robert Graves (editor)

Hardcover:

9780838312841 | Haskell House Pub Ltd, June 1, 1971, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The well-known British poet here traces the development of the ballad from its earliest times down to the 20th century.

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