WorldCat Identities

Thompson, Harold William 1891-1964

Overview
Works: 33 works in 130 publications in 1 language and 4,298 library holdings
Genres: Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: M1629.L85, 784.4973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Harold William Thompson
American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( )

9 editions published between 1934 and 1962 in English and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discover the diversity, spontaneity, free-flowing melody and sheer invention of scores of songs sung by cowboys and convicts, lumberjacks, hobos, miners, plantation slaves, and more
Our singing country; a second volume of American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( )

3 editions published between 1941 and 1949 in English and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body, boots & britches by Harold William Thompson( Book )

14 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of the ballads, folklore and local history of New York State
Body, boots & britches; folktales, ballads, and speech from country New York by Harold William Thompson( Book )

19 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish man of feeling; some account of Henry Mackenzie, esq., of Edinburgh, and of the golden age of Burns and Scott by Harold William Thompson( Book )

8 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( Book )

7 editions published between 1934 and 1962 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music and lyrics for over 200 songs. John Henry, Goin' Home, Little Brown Jug, Alabama-Bound, Ten Thousand Miles from Home, Shack Bully Holler, Black Betty, The Hammer Song, Bad Man Ballad, Jesse James, Down in the Valley, The Bear in the Hill, Shortenin' Bread, The Ballad of Davy Crockett, and many more
Our singing country : folk songs and ballads( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anecdotes and egotisms of Henry Mackenzie, 1745-1831, now first published by Henry Mackenzie( Book )

19 editions published between 1927 and 1996 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pioneer songster; texts from the Stevens-Douglass manuscript of western New York, 1841-1856 by Harold William Thompson( )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York State folktales, legends and ballads by Harold William Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pioneer songster : texts from the Stevens-Douglass manuscript of western New York, 1841-1856 by Harold William Thompson( Book )

6 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from the works of Abraham Lincoln by Abraham Lincoln( Book )

7 editions published between 1921 and 2008 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our singing country : a second volume of American ballads and folk songs by John A Lomax( Book )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clinton to Clinton at Clinton : letters of Governor DeWitt Clinton to his son at Hamilton College, 1821-1823 by DeWitt Clinton( Book )

3 editions published in 1939 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Samuel Hopkins Adams, '91 by Harold William Thompson( Book )

3 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Scottish man of feeling; some account of Henry Mackenzie, of Edinburgh, and of the golden age of Burns and Scott by Harold William Thompson( Book )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1984 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folklore of the Empire State by Harold William Thompson( Book )

1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A pioneer songster: Texts from the Stevens-Douglass ms. of western New York 1841-1856 by Harry Stevens Douglass( Book )

1 edition published in 1958 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our singing country : folk songs and ballads by John A Lomax( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This sequel to the Lomaxes' widely acclaimed American Ballads and Folk Songs includes melodies and words for tunes from all parts of the country. Songs include spirituals, hollers, game songs, lullabies, courting songs, chain-gang work songs, Cajun airs, breakdowns, and many more. Judith Tick, a scholar and award-winning author, provides a new fact-filled Introduction; notes on tune origins, two indexes, and an extensive bibliography round out this archive of some 200 authentic folk songs and ballads
 
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Our singing country : folk songs and ballads
Alternative Names
Thompson, Harold W.

Languages
English (117)

Covers
A pioneer songster : texts from the Stevens-Douglass manuscript of western New York, 1841-1856Selections from the works of Abraham Lincoln