A CLASSIFICATION OF FOLK MUSIC AND DANCE (WITH RELEVANT SUBJECTS) PREPARED FOR THE CECIL SHARP LIBRARY

MARGARET DEAN‐SMITH (Sometime Librarian to the English Folk Dance and Song Society)

Journal of Documentation

ISSN: 0022-0418

Publication date: 1 April 1951

Abstract

The Cecil Sharp Library of the English Folk Dance and Song Society is a collection of books, periodicals, pamphlets, manuscripts, pictorial material, and sound‐recordings enlarging the small but valuable collections of books and photographs bequeathed by Cecil Sharp to the English Folk Dance Society which he had founded in 1911, and of manuscripts, sound‐recordings, and books acquired from the Folk Song Society, founded in 1898, on the amalgamation of both bodies twenty years ago, together with a small museum of traditional costumes, regalia, and musical instruments.

Citation

DEAN‐SMITH, M. (1951), "A CLASSIFICATION OF FOLK MUSIC AND DANCE (WITH RELEVANT SUBJECTS) PREPARED FOR THE CECIL SHARP LIBRARY", Journal of Documentation, Vol. 7 No. 4, pp. 215-220. https://doi.org/10.1108/eb026174

Publisher

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MCB UP Ltd

Copyright © 1951, MCB UP Limited

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