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Thread #99183   Message #1972712
Posted By: dick greenhaus
19-Feb-07 - 02:19 PM
Thread Name: New (old) IWW Songbook available
Subject: New (old) IWW Songbook available
THE BIG RED SONGBOOK, edited and with notes by Archie Green, David Roediger, Franklin Rosemont, and Salvatore Salerno. Chicago: Charles H. Kerr, 2007. 546pp., 250+ IWW songs, lyrics only. A comprehensive collection of the songs from every edition of the LITTLE RED SONGBOOK since its 1909 inception, plus many songs and poems gathered from IWW publications. Illustrated with vintage IWW graphics and photos. Also includes a section on parodies, songwriters' reminiscences, essays by the editors and others, and more. Discography by Adam Machado. Cloth, issued without dust jacket, $36.00; paper edition, $24.00

If a half-dozen or so Mudcatters are interested, CAMSCO can supply it at a substantial discount ($19.20 soft cover /$28.80 hard cover). It's an indispensible reference if you're interested in labor /protest songs. \

Please let me know ASAP if you're interested.