Songs and Verse of the North-East Pitmen c.1780-1844 Dave Harker

ISBN: 9780854440610

Published: March 13th 2000

Hardcover

337 pages


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Songs and Verse of the North-East Pitmen c.1780-1844  by  Dave Harker

Songs and Verse of the North-East Pitmen c.1780-1844 by Dave Harker
March 13th 2000 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 337 pages | ISBN: 9780854440610 | 4.74 Mb

This volume contains 122 carefully-edited manuscripts and printed texts written about, for, on behalf of and by pit-village men and women, accompanied by notes, indices and a bibliography. In the introduction, the editor argues that the originalMoreThis volume contains 122 carefully-edited manuscripts and printed texts written about, for, on behalf of and by pit-village men and women, accompanied by notes, indices and a bibliography.

In the introduction, the editor argues that the original pit-village texts present a challenge to conventional historical accounts. It also demonstrates how they were mediated by William Daniells, the 1840s Miners Advocate editor, who acted as a cultural and political censor of strikers writing- and by the mid-twentieth-century Stalinist folklorist, A.L.

Lloyd, who published altered versions to fit his concept of industrial folksong.



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