Mormon Songs From the Rocky Mountains: A Compilation of Mormon Folksong

Cheney, Thomas E.

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Place Published: Austin and London
Publisher: Published for the American Folklore Society by The University of Texas Press
Date Published: 1968
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 32740


221pp. Octavo [23.5 cm] Blue cloth covered boards with a silver stamped title on the spine. Very good. The spine ends and edges of the covers are very gently bumped and rubbed. The spine is just a tiny bit rolled back. The top edge of the text block is darkened. Subtly tanned pages. In a very good dust jacket. Mildly age-toned, creased and rubbed. There are numerous chips in the edges. The largest chip is a 1/4 inch wide by under 1/4 inch deep. There is also a 1 inch long closed tear in the top edge. The spine is slightly faded. There is a tiny stain on the front panel.


Publications of the American Folklore Society Memoir Series Volume 53, 1968. From the dust jacket- "Native Mormon folksong, like much native American balladry, is most frequently based on historical fact and often presents a surprisingly accurate account of dramatic events."