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Thread #44781   Message #659834
Posted By: dick greenhaus
28-Feb-02 - 08:43 AM
Thread Name: New Edition of Child! - Loomis House Press
Subject: New Edition of Child!
Volume 1 of Francis James Child's The English and Scottish Popular ballads is now available for purchase from our web store at It should also be surfacing soon in the major online booksellers. The price is $24.95 for the paperbound edition, and $34.95 for the library-quality clothbound edition. We have also added a PDF file of the first chapter to our site, for those of you who like to see what you're getting. Many of you mentioned learning about this project on email discussion lists and web boards. We would be grateful if you would pass this information along to others who might be interested. Thank you for your interest and support. Loomis House Press

This is important news to ballad lovers and scholars! The 1965 Dover paperback is going, used, for upwards of $100