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Child, Francis James 1825-1896

Overview
Works: 473 works in 1,123 publications in 2 languages and 11,636 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Folk songs  Field recordings  Ballads  History  Records and correspondence  Classification  Music 
Roles: Editor, Author, Librettist, Other, Contributor, Former owner, Honoree
Classifications: PR1181, 821.04
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Most widely held works about Francis James Child
 
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The English and Scottish popular ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

132 editions published between 1882 and 2010 in English and held by 3,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes fully searchable text of all 305 ballads and their notes (3,000+ pages) from the 1882-1898 ten-part edition, with enhanced study aids including glossary and index links, a place names index with ballad maps, computer playable files of all music notations, and essays on the ballads as literature and on folk-music collectors and collecting
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

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

5 editions published between 1956 and 1957 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 250 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 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

33 editions published between 1857 and 2010 in English and held by 159 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 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads( Book )

in English and held by 137 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 116 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 )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 100 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 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1862 and 1863 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English and Scottish ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poetical works of Edmund Spenser by Edmund Spenser( Book )

3 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 77 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 )

32 editions published between 1880 and 2012 in English and held by 61 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 English and Scottish popular ballads by Francis James Child( Book )

32 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and held by 59 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
Letters on Scottish ballads from Professor Francis J. Child to W.W., Aberdeen by Francis James Child( Book )

9 editions published between 1930 and 1977 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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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 (372)

German (2)

Covers
The 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