SHL Staff Share Their Favourites for World Book Day

For this year's World Book Day, Senate House Library staff share some of their favourites from our collections...  Some British Ballads (1919?) by Francis James Child & It A Come (1986) by Michael Smith  Two of my favourite books in the library are disparate in style, age, and presentation but nonetheless share a common function: that of the spoken word poem, lyric, or ballad - usually performed live - captured in static form on the printed page.  Some British Ballads [1919?]...
07 Mar 2019
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