The Resource The flowering thorn : international ballad studies, edited by Thomas A. McKean

The flowering thorn : international ballad studies, edited by Thomas A. McKean

Label
The flowering thorn : international ballad studies
Title
The flowering thorn
Title remainder
international ballad studies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas A. McKean
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The flowering thorn expresses the dual nature of the ballad: at once a distinctive expression of European tradition, but also somewhat tricky to approach from a scholarly perspective, requiring a range of disciplines to illuminate its rich composition
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3545
LC item number
.F596 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McKean, Thomas A.
  • JSTOR Open Access
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballads
  • Folk literature
  • Ballads
  • Folk literature
  • Ballades
  • Littérature populaire
  • MUSIC
  • MUSIC
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Ballads
  • Folk literature
  • Balladen
  • Ballade
Label
The flowering thorn : international ballad studies, edited by Thomas A. McKean
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A project of the Kommission für Volksdichtung and the Elphinstone Institute."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lynn Wollstadt
  • Jesting with edge tools: the dynamics of a fragmentary ballad tradition
  • Gerald Porter
  • The servant problem in child ballad
  • Roger deV. Renwick
  • May Day and mayhem: portraits of a holiday in eighteenth-century Dublin ballads
  • Cozette Griffin Kremer
  • Malign forces that can punish and pardon: structure and motif
  • An oddity of Catalan folk songs and ballad
  • Simon Furey
  • Now she's fairly altered her meaning: Interpreting narrative song
  • "Barbara Allen" and "The Gypsy Laddie": single-rhyme ballads in the child corpus
  • William Bernard McCarthy
  • The motif of poisoning in Ukrainian ballads
  • Larysa Vakhnina
  • Contexts and interpretations: the walled-up wife ballad and other related texts
  • Nicolae Constantinescu
  • Recapturing the journey: cruxes of context, version, and transmission
  • The life and times of Rosie Anderson
  • Sheila Douglas
  • Scholar, Antischolar: Sir Alexander Gray's translations of the Danish ballads
  • Healing the spider's bite: "Ballad therapy" and Tarantismo
  • Larry Syndergaard
  • "George Collins" in Hampshire
  • David Atkinson
  • From France to Brazil via Germany and Portugal: the meandering journey of a traditional ballad
  • J.J. Dias Marques
  • "The White Fisher": an illegitimate child ballad from Aberdeenshire
  • Julia C. Bishop
  • Luisa del Giudice
  • Music, charm, and seduction in British traditional songs and ballads
  • Vic Gammon
  • "Places she knew very well": the symbolic economy of women's travels in traditional Newfoundland ballads
  • Pauline Greenhill
  • A good man is hard to find: positive masculinity in the ballads sung by Scottish women
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (388 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874214918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nm61
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779852234
  • (OCoLC)ocn779852234
Label
The flowering thorn : international ballad studies, edited by Thomas A. McKean
Publication
Note
"A project of the Kommission für Volksdichtung and the Elphinstone Institute."
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lynn Wollstadt
  • Jesting with edge tools: the dynamics of a fragmentary ballad tradition
  • Gerald Porter
  • The servant problem in child ballad
  • Roger deV. Renwick
  • May Day and mayhem: portraits of a holiday in eighteenth-century Dublin ballads
  • Cozette Griffin Kremer
  • Malign forces that can punish and pardon: structure and motif
  • An oddity of Catalan folk songs and ballad
  • Simon Furey
  • Now she's fairly altered her meaning: Interpreting narrative song
  • "Barbara Allen" and "The Gypsy Laddie": single-rhyme ballads in the child corpus
  • William Bernard McCarthy
  • The motif of poisoning in Ukrainian ballads
  • Larysa Vakhnina
  • Contexts and interpretations: the walled-up wife ballad and other related texts
  • Nicolae Constantinescu
  • Recapturing the journey: cruxes of context, version, and transmission
  • The life and times of Rosie Anderson
  • Sheila Douglas
  • Scholar, Antischolar: Sir Alexander Gray's translations of the Danish ballads
  • Healing the spider's bite: "Ballad therapy" and Tarantismo
  • Larry Syndergaard
  • "George Collins" in Hampshire
  • David Atkinson
  • From France to Brazil via Germany and Portugal: the meandering journey of a traditional ballad
  • J.J. Dias Marques
  • "The White Fisher": an illegitimate child ballad from Aberdeenshire
  • Julia C. Bishop
  • Luisa del Giudice
  • Music, charm, and seduction in British traditional songs and ballads
  • Vic Gammon
  • "Places she knew very well": the symbolic economy of women's travels in traditional Newfoundland ballads
  • Pauline Greenhill
  • A good man is hard to find: positive masculinity in the ballads sung by Scottish women
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (388 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874214918
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt45nm61
System control number
  • (OCoLC)779852234
  • (OCoLC)ocn779852234

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