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Bronson, Bertrand Harris 1902-1986

Overview
Works: 169 works in 619 publications in 2 languages and 10,927 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  History  Biography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Correspondent, Honoree
Classifications: ML3650, 784.3
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In search of Chaucer by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

32 editions published between 1950 and 2016 in English and held by 1,086 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a study of the three worlds in Chaucer's poetry, raising questions about the kind of truth which resides in each, the literary values which can be extracted from them, their essentail relation to one another, and the perennial problem of appearance and reality
The traditional tunes of the Child ballads ; with their texts, according to the extant records of Great Britain and America by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

39 editions published between 1959 and 2016 in English and German and held by 955 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this volume, incorporating Ballads 244-305, Bertrand Harris Bronson completes his epic task of providing the musical counterpart to Francis James Child's collection of English and Scottish ballads. As in the previous volumes, the texts are linked with their proper traditional tunes, systematically ordered and grouped to show melodic kinship and characteristic variations developed during the course of oral transmission.Originally published in 1972.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
The ballad as song by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

14 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of essays on the traditional tunes of the Child ballads
Facets of the Enlightenment; studies in English literature and its contexts by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

12 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The singing tradition of Child's popular ballads by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

14 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis James Child's English and Scottish Popular Ballads, published in 10 parts from 1882-1898, contained the texts and variants of 305 extant themes written down between the thirteenth and nineteenth centuries Unsurpassed in its presentation of texts, this exhaustive collection devoted little attention to the ballad music, a want that filled by Bertrand Harris Bronson in his four volume traditional tunes of the child ballad. The present book is an abridged, one volume edition of that work, setting forth music and text for proven examples of oral tradition, with a new comprehensive introduction. It convenient format makes readily available to students and scholars the materials for a study of the Child Ballads as they have been preserved in the British America sinning tradition-Taken from back of book
Five studies in literature by John Frederic Ross( Book )

23 editions published between 1940 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 370 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Johnson on Shakespeare by Samuel Johnson( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnson and Boswell; three essays by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

25 editions published between 1944 and 1977 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printing as an index of taste in eighteenth century England by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

15 editions published between 1958 and 1963 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies in the comic( Book )

5 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnson on Shakespeare by Samuel Johnson( Book )

4 editions published in 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In appreciation of Chaucer's Parlement of foules by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

19 editions published between 1935 and 1981 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music & literature in England in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries by James Emerson Phillips( Book )

17 editions published between 1953 and 1981 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Joseph Ritson, scholar-at-arms by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

6 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child ballads traditional in the United States by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Recording )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catches and glees of the eighteenth century( )

6 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ballad image : essays presented to Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The traditional tunes of the Child ballads : with their texts, according to the extant records of Great Britain and America by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

12 editions published between 1962 and 2016 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continuing the monumental work begun in Volume I, Bertrand Bronson presents here the words and music for Child Ballads 54 through 113. The texts are those established in the famous Child canon of English and Scottish ballads. To them, Mr. Bronson has added more than a thousand variant tunes grouped to show their melodic kinship, and the characteristic variations developed in the course of traditional singing and oral transmission
The traditional tunes of the Child ballads by Bertrand Harris Bronson( Book )

15 editions published between 1953 and 2015 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the musical counterpart to the famous Francis James Child collection of English and Scottish ballads from the 13th to the 19th centuries. Professor Child’s canon established the texts; Professor Bronson’s work provides both tunes and texts.Originally published in 1959.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
 
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The traditional tunes of the Child ballads ; with their texts, according to the extant records of Great Britain and America
Alternative Names
Bertrand Harris Bronson American academic

Bronson, B. H.

Bronson, B. H. 1902-

Bronson, B. H. 1902-1986

Bronson, B. H. (Bertrand Harris), 1902-

Bronson, B. H. (Bertrand Harris), 1902-1986

Bronson, Bertrand 1902-

Bronson, Bertrand H.

Harris Bronson, Bertrand

Harris Bronson, Bertrand 1902-

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English (271)

German (1)

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