Living with Ballads

Living with Ballads An extensive study of the Scottish oral ballads

Living with Ballads Willa Muir Comment A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition All pages are intact, and the cover is intact The spine may show signs of wear Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Living with Ballads by Willa Muir Living with Ballads has rating and review P said Reading this book has helped me with my sight reading of Scots dialect immensely And it gave me Living With Ballads Willa Muir fireflybookstore Living With Ballads written by Willa Muir Published by Oxford University Press in This item is a Hardcover edition This item is Used and is listed as being in Very Good condition The dust jacket for the item is listed as being in Very Good condition Cover clean and undamaged Binding is intact. Living With Ballads Willa Muir Books See the Best Books of the Month Looking for something great to read Browse our editors picks for the best books of the month in fiction, nonfiction, mysteries, children s books, and much . Living with Ballads Modernist Archives Publishing Project Living with Ballads Muir, Willa Living with Ballads.London Hogarth Press, . Living with ballads edition Open Library Living with ballads by Willa Muir, , Oxford University Press edition, in English Living with ballads Book, WorldCat Note Citations are based on reference standards However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Living with Ballads Modern Language Quarterly A Journal Read Living with Ballads Modern Language Quarterly A Journal of Literary History on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips.

  • Title: Living with Ballads
  • Author: Willa Muir
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 215
  • Format: Hardcover
  • An extensive study of the Scottish oral ballads.

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    1. Reading this book has helped me with my sight-reading of Scots dialect immensely. And it gave me a new perspective on the practice of ballad-singing. Muir's thesis is that ballads tap into the group emotional unconscious (she calls it the "underworld of feeling") and that the rise of self-consciousness and Christianity in England and Scotland changed ballads and caused their singing to die out. I sort of blanked on the last couple chapters because she was just giving more examples and evidence o [...]

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