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Author Paxton, Tom, 1937-
Uniform Title Songs. Selections
Title Ramblin' boy : and other songs / by Tom Paxton ; original drawings by Agnes Friesen ; [music edited by Milt Okun].
Published New York, N.Y. : Oak Publications, c1965.
Book Cover

 Special Collections & Archives  M1630.18.P398 R3 1965    IN LIBRARY
Description 88 p. of music : ill. ; 26 cm.
Note Unacc. melodies, with chord symbols.
Words by the composer.
Bibliography Discography: p. 86.
Contents Topical & protest songs. The Thresher disaster ; The great American dream ; Six men riding ; When morning breaks ; I read it in "The daily news" ; There was a time ; A job of work to do ; The willing conscript ; The dogs of Alabama ; Strange rain ; The High Sheriff of Hazard ; What did you learn in school today? ; Standing on the edge of town ; A rumbling in the land -- Children's songs. Little brand new baby ; Going to the zoo ; Let's pretend ; My dog's bigger than your dog ; The marvelous toy -- Story songs. Willie Seton ; John, John, John ; I'm the man that built the bridges -- You've got to feel bad sometimes. Deep Fork River blues ; I can't help but wonder (where I'm bound) ; Come along home ; Ramblin' boy ; Rain and snow ; I'm on my last old train ; I'm bound for the mountain and the sea ; Fare thee well, Cisco -- Further pills to purge melancholy. Bottle of wine ; I happen to like whiskey, sir! ; The natural girl for me ; I'm going to the Limelight to die ; The N.Y. Mets victory and commiseration song ; Willie my weaver-o ; The meanest man in the world -- Love songs. My lady's a wild flying dove ; Ev'ry time (when we are gone) ; Please let me stay with you ; The last thing on my mind.
Local Note Bess Lomax Hawes; Gift; 2003.
Subject Ballads, English -- United States.
Popular music -- 1961-1970.
Related Names Friesen, Agnes. Illustrator.
Okun, Milton.
Alternate Title Rambling boy
Collection Title Bess Lomax Hawes Folklore Collection.
ISBN 0825600073
OCLC number 6610488