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Chase, Richard 1904-1988

Overview
Works: 84 works in 249 publications in 3 languages and 10,476 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Jack tales  Folklore  Singing games  Folk songs  History  Music  Fiction  Songs  Folk tales 
Roles: Editor, Author, Performer, Narrator, Instrumentalist, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Contributor
Classifications: GR105, 398.21
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The Jack tales by Richard Chase( Book )

33 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in English and held by 2,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains an American version of the story of Jack and the beanstalk, together with 17 other tales about the adventures of Jack, a poor Appalachian farm boy
Grandfather tales : American-English folk tales by Richard Chase( Book )

31 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in English and English, Middle and held by 2,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of folk tales from North Carolina and Virginia
The complete tales of Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

9 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All of the tales of Brer Rabbit, Brer Fox, Brer B'ar, Brer Wolf and the others which Uncle Remus told to the little boy--and then to the little boy's little boy--are gathered together into one volume. All the animal tales from eight books are here, along with the illustrations which originally accompanied them
American folk tales and songs, and other examples of English-American tradition as preserved in the Appalachian Mountains and elsewhere in the United States by Richard Chase( Book )

31 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The humor, hardships and traditions of the Southern Appalachian Mountains are represented in stories and songs in the American folk tradition
Jack and the three sillies by Richard Chase( Book )

4 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of foolish Jack who took the cow to market and by progressively sillier decisions and exchanges came home with a stone to hold the door in place. The new twist comes in his wife's search for three sillier people than Jack
Billy Boy by Richard Chase( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The old folk-song as it is sung in the Southern Appalachian Mountains. Kindergarten - Grade 2
Singing games and playparty games by Richard Chase( Book )

6 editions published between 1949 and 1967 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Consists of music and dance instructions for each selection
Old songs and singing games( )

3 editions published between 1938 and 1972 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs and games for children. Includes "Farmer in the Dell," and "The Twelve Days of Christmas."
Instrumental music of the southern Appalachians by Etta Baker( Recording )

7 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hullabaloo, and other singing folk games by Richard Chase( Book )

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicked John and the devil by Richard Chase( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An old man discovers he is too wicked to go to heaven or hell
American songs of Revolutionary times and the Civil War era( Recording )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Richard Chase tells three "Jack" tales from the Southern Appalachians by Richard Chase( Recording )

5 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected tales and poems by Herman Melville( Book )

18 editions published between 1950 and 1966 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old songs and singing games by Richard Chase( Book )

4 editions published between 1938 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American songs of revolutionary times( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il romanzo americano e la sua tradizione by Richard Chase( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarheel tales by Tom Behm( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Folk Tales and Songs by Richard Chase( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<DIV><DIV>A beloved folk performer gathers uninhibited tales and ballads from the Appalachians. Full of lively stories, jokes, and games for performance, the folklore in this book reflects the hardships, humor, and creative instincts of the robust men and women from the hills of Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky. The 40 songs features melody and guitar chords. Includes 44 illustrations.</DIV></DIV>
 
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The complete tales of Uncle Remus
Alternative Names
Chase, Richard

Richard Chase American folklorist

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Grandfather tales : American-English folk talesThe complete tales of Uncle RemusAmerican folk tales and songs, and other examples of English-American tradition as preserved in the Appalachian Mountains and elsewhere in the United StatesSinging games and playparty gamesOld songs and singing games