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Chase, Richard 1904-1988

Overview
Works: 93 works in 287 publications in 3 languages and 10,371 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Juvenile works  Fairy tales  Jack tales  Singing games  High interest-low vocabulary books  Folk songs  Children's songs  Songs  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Instrumentalist, Narrator, Performer, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other, Storyteller, Contributor
Classifications: GR105, 398.21
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The Jack tales by Richard Chase( Book )

48 editions published between 1943 and 2003 in English and held by 2,296 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 )

30 editions published between 1948 and 2003 in English and English, Middle and held by 2,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A noted American folklorist presents tales that have been handed down for generations in the hills of North Carolina and Virginia, some with origins in England, all with an American flavor
The complete tales of Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris( Book )

12 editions published between 1955 and 2006 in English and held by 1,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brer Fox, Brer Rabbit, and their animal friends populate a series of stories collected on a Georgia plantation during the Civil War
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 )

32 editions published between 1956 and 2003 in English and held by 1,098 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 536 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 456 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 365 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 334 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 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wicked John and the devil by Richard Chase( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 121 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 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

6 editions published between 1956 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected tales and poems by Herman Melville( Book )

22 editions published between 1950 and 1968 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American folktales and songs by Richard Chase( Recording )

5 editions published between 1957 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old songs and singing games by Richard Chase( Book )

5 editions published between 1938 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American songs of revolutionary times( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American Folk Tales and Songs by Richard Chase( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 22 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>
Il romanzo americano e la sua tradizione by Richard Chase( Book )

3 editions published between 1974 and 1989 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 22 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

 
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The complete tales of Uncle Remus
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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 gamesOld songs and singing games
Alternative Names
Chase, Richard

Chase, Richard, 1904-

Richard Chase American folklorist

Richard Chase Amerikaans kinderboekenschrijver (1904-1988)

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