WorldCat Identities

Greenway, John

Overview
Works: 138 works in 320 publications in 1 language and 8,374 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Discographies  Bibliography  Music  Humor 
Roles: Author, Editor, Performer, Writer of accompanying material, Singer, Owner
Classifications: PN921, 398.0978
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Greenway
American folksongs of protest by John Greenway( Book )

44 editions published between 1953 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore of the great West : selections from eighty-three years of the Journal of American folklore by John Greenway( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections are from eighty-three years of the Journal of American Folklore
Down among the wild men; the narrative journal of fifteen years pursuing the Old Stone Age aborigines of Australia's western desert by John Greenway( Book )

14 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anthropologist looks at myth by Melville Jacobs( Book )

16 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Literature among the primitives by John Greenway( Book )

8 editions published in 1964 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scholarly study of verbal and unwritten literature of little-known peoples of the world, with numerous examples of ballads, songs, tales, etc. tracing their historical evolution
The primitive reader; an anthology of myths, tales, songs, riddles, and proverbs of aboriginal peoples around the world by John Greenway( Book )

8 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes myths of the Euahlayi - the southern cross, concerning Yowi & the spirit of death; The Bora of Baiame, culture hero beliefs, (from Parker); myth of Djauan tribe - Eingana, the Mother manifestation of the Rainbow Serpent; myth of Murinbata - the crocodile man and the heron man ancestor hero tale (from Robinson); myth of Jauraworka How the Mura-mura Paralina perfected mankind (from Howitt)
The inevitable Americans by John Greenway( Book )

6 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australia: the last frontier by John Greenway( Book )

4 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bibliography of the Australian aborigines and the native peoples of Torres Strait to 1959 by John Greenway( Book )

11 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The last frontier; a study of cultural imperatives in the last frontiers of America and Australia by John Greenway( Book )

9 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Very general references to contacts between settlers and Aborigines during the nineteenth century
The American tradition : a gallery of rogues by John Greenway( Book )

3 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian folksongs & ballads by John Greenway( )

10 editions published between 1959 and 2007 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnomusicology by John Greenway( Book )

5 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Folk music of the Newport Folk Festival( )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gormless Tom, and other tales from the British Isles by John Greenway( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine folktales from England, Ireland, and Scotland, including You Can't Please Everybody, and Jack and the Cornish Giants
The Talking blues by John Greenway( )

7 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Don't talk to my horse; tall tales from the U.S.A by John Greenway( Book )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve tall tales originating from the American frontier and the men who tamed it
The songs and stories of Aunt Molly Jackson by Aunt Molly Jackson( )

9 editions published between 1961 and 2007 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from the British Isles by John Greenway( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of nine folktales from England, Ireland, and Scotland including "You Can't Please Everyone," and "Jack and the Cornish Giants."
Tales from the United States by John Greenway( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 American folktales including "Davy Crockett's Worst Experience," "The Courtship of Sam Snaffles," and "John Henry."
 
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Alternative Names
Greenway, John 1919-

Greenway, John L.

Grinveĭ, Dzh.

Groeneweg, Johannes

John Greenway Folklorist

Languages
English (176)