Austin and Dallas: The Texas Folklore Society / University Press in Dallas, 1950. First edition. Hardcover. 302pp. Small quarto [26.5 cm] Orange and red illustrated cloth covered boards. Good. The covers are a bit warped, and the extremities are gently bumped and rubbed. In a very good dust jacket. Mildly soiled and very lightly rubbed. The edges are slightly chipped and creased. Item #33158
Publications of the Texas Folklore Society Number XXIII. Musical arrangements by Willa Mae Kelly Koehn. From the dust jacket- "The American ballad section is full of the stories of battles, crimes, and catastrophes that appealed as subjects to the folk singers of our country when they adapted the British ballad tradition to their own use."