Catalogue of the Pepys Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge

Catalogue of the Pepys Library at Magdalene College, Cambridge

II.i. Ballads, Catalogue

Helen Weinstein

Hardback
$225.00

D.S.Brewer

Overview

Overview

Full bibliographical information on Pepys's outstanding ballad collection.
Pepys' ballad collection is the largest surviving collection of English ballads printed in London in the seventeenth century, and is an outstanding source for English popular culture of the period. collection, already available in facsimile form, are now properly accessible. Ballads: i. Catalogue provides a full bibliographical history of each ballad; ii. Indexes and Listsorganises and presents information on the ballads, classified as titles, tunes, music, first lines, refrains,authors, licenses, printers/publishers/imprints, and watermarks.

Details

July 1992
4 black and white illustrations
494 pages
29.7x21 cm
ISBN: 9780859913157
Format: Hardback
D.S.Brewer
BIC HBLL
BISAC HIS037030
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