Fuson, Harvey H. Ballads of the Kentucky Highlands. London: The Mitre Press, 1931. First Edition. This scarce book has a beautiful dust jacket in protective plastic sleeve. It’s blue cover has gilt imprints, shiny and new. There are two copies of this title listed on, one for $306, one for $753, neither with dust jacket; one is ex-lib (the more expensive one!). Anyway, this one is excellent with DJ. $250

Work, John W., editor. American Negro Songs and Spirituals: A Comprehensive Collection of 230 Folk Songs, Religious and Secular, New York: Bonanza Books, no date. With DJ with some chips and tears in protective plastic sleeve. Book measures 10.25″ x 6.75.” 259 pages. VG. $12