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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Ashbee, Janet E. (Janet Elizabeth)
Essex House song book
|Named Person:||Charles Robert Ashbee|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Janet E Ashbee; C R Ashbee; Paul Woodroffe; Guild of Handicraft (London, England); Essex House Press,
|Notes:||Imprint from colophon.
"200 paper copies and 5 on vellum"--Colophon.
Printed in red and black.
"Music drawn by Paul Woodroffe"--Colophon.
Most of the melodies are unaccompanied.
Volume 2 does not have a common title page and instead begins with title page for part 6.
|Description:||1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations, music ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Part 1. Songs of praise --
part 2. Songs of the sea --
part 3. Songs of loyality and the love of the land --
part 4. Round & catches --
part 5. Songs of the country and the tilling of the soil --
part 6. The songs of sport --
part 7. Songs of the tavern and the vine --
part 8. Workshop songs, or, Songs of the crafts --
part 9. Songs of comradeship, love and courtship --
part 10. Miscellany of song, in which are included songs of the universities & songs of pure nonsense.
|Responsibility:||by C.R. and Janet E. Ashbee, and edited by her.|