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Child, Francis James 1825-1896

Overview
Works: 509 works in 1,214 publications in 2 languages and 11,984 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Ballads  Poetry  Folk songs  Field recordings  History  Records and correspondence  Classification  Music 
Roles: Editor, Author, Librettist, Other, Contributor, Honoree, Dedicatee, Former owner
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The English and Scottish popular ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

156 editions published between 1882 and 2017 in English and held by 3,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published between 1882 and 1898, this definitive collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work. Volume 1 includes Parts I and II of the original set #151; ballads 1-53: "Edward," "Lord Randal," "Tam Lin," "Lady Isabel and the Elf-Knight," more
Ballad books and ballad men; raids and rescues in Britain, America, and the Scandinavian north since 1800 by Sigurd Bernhard Hustvedt( Book )

11 editions published between 1930 and 1970 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ballads from her Appalachian family tradition by Jean Ritchie( Recording )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Appalachian versions of the Child ballads, English and Scottish narrative songs collected and published by Francis James Child in the late 19th century
War-songs for freemen : dedicated to the Army of the United States by Francis James Child( )

7 editions published between 1862 and 1863 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

36 editions published between 1857 and 2015 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The epic songs of Russia by Isabel Florence Hapgood( Book )

5 editions published between 1885 and 1970 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads( Book )

in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English and Scottish popular ballads : in five volumes by Francis James Child( Book )

42 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

66 - LORD INGRAM AND CHIEL WYETA; B; C; D; E; 67 - GLASGERION; A; B; C; 68 - YOUNG HUNTING; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; 69 - CLERK SAUNDERS; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; 70 - WILLIE AND LADY MAISRY; A; B; 71 - THE BENT SAE BROWN; 72 - THE CLERK'S TWA SONS O OWSENFORD; A; B; C; D; 73 - LORD THOMAS AND FAIR ANNET; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; 74 - FAIR MARGARET AND SWEET WILLIAM; A; B; C; 75 - LORD LOVEL; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; 76 - THE LASS OF ROCH ROYAL; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; 77 - SWEET WILLIAM'S GHOST; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; 78 - THE UNQUIET GRAVE; A; B; C; D
The poetical works of Edmund Spenser by Edmund Spenser( Book )

15 editions published between 1855 and 1864 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic ballads of Britain and Ireland : folk songs of England, Ireland, Scotland & Wales( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Thomas Moore by Thomas Moore( Book )

3 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic ballads of Britain and Ireland : folk songs of England, Ireland, Scotland & Wales( Recording )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of religious sorrow, comfort, counsel and aspiration by Francis James Child( Book )

12 editions published between 1863 and 2012 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il pesceballo, opera in one act by Francis James Child( Book )

5 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on the language of Chaucer by Francis James Child( Book )

9 editions published between 1862 and 1863 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English and Scottish popular ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

42 editions published between 1880 and 2014 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV><DIV>Published between 1882 and 1898, this definitive collection compiles all the extant ballads with all known variants and features Child's commentary for each work. Volume 1 includes Parts I and II of the original set - ballads 1-53: <DIV>""Edward, "" ""Lord Randal, "" ""Tam Lin, "" ""Lady Isabel and the Elf-Knight, "" more.</DIV></DIV></DIV>
The poetical works of Edmund Spenser by Edmund Spenser( Book )

3 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads( Book )

2 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The English and Scottish popular ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

42 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Title Page; Copyright Page; ADVERTISEMENT TO PART V; ADVERTISEMENT TO PART VI; Table of Contents; 114 - JOHNIE COCK; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; 115 - ROBYN AND GANDELEYN; 116 - ADAM BELL, CLIM OF THE CLOUGH, AND WILLIAM OF CLOUDESLY; APPENDIX; 117 - A GEST OF ROBYN HODE; 118 - ROBIN HOOD AND GUY OF GISBORNE; 119 - ROBIN HOOD AND THE MONK; 120 - ROBIN HOOD'S DEATH; A; B; 121 - ROBIN HOOD AND THE POTTER; APPENDIX; 122 - ROBIN HOOD AND THE BUTCHER; A; B; 123 - ROBIN HOOD AND THE CURTAL FRIAR; A; B; APPENDIX; 124 - THE JOLLY PINDER OF WAKEFIELD; A; B; 125 - ROBIN HOOD AND LITTLE JOHN
 
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The English and Scottish popular ballads
Alternative Names
Čajl'd, Džems.

Child 1825-1896 Professor

Child, F. J.

Child, F. J. 1825-1896

Child, F. J. (Francis James), 1825-1896

Child, F. J. (Franis James), 1825-1896

Child, Francis J.

Child, Francis J. 1825-1896

Child, Professor (Francis James), 1825-1896

Francis Child

Francis James Child Amerikaans filoloog (1825-1896)

Francis James Child filologo statunitense

Francis James Child Philologe und Volkskundler

Fransis Džejms Čajld

Франсис Џејмс Чајлд

Чайлд, Фрэнсис Джеймс

فرانسيس جيمس تشايلد

チャイルド, フランシス・ジェイムズ

フランシス・ジェームズ・チャイルド

Languages
English (471)

German (2)

Covers
The English and Scottish popular ballads : in five volumesThe English and Scottish popular balladsThe English and Scottish popular balladsMotif index of the Child corpus : the English and Scottish popular balladBallads into books : the legacies of Francis James ChildNineteenth-Century literature criticism. Volume 173