Austin and London: Published for the American Folklore Society by The University of Texas Press, 1968. Hardcover. 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. There is a gift inscription on the front free endsheet. Subtly tanned pages. In a very good dust jacket. Mildly age-toned, scratched and rubbed. There are numerous chips in the edges. The largest chip is a 1/4 inch wide by 1/4 inch deep. There is also a 1 inch long closed tear in the bottom edge. The spine is slightly faded. There is a tiny stain on the front panel. Price-clipped. Item #32731
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."