The Imagined Village: Culture, Ideology, and the English Folk Revival

The Imagined Village: Culture, Ideology, and the English Folk Revival
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ISBN10: 
0719045711
ISBN13: 
9780719045714
Published: 
August 1st 1994 by Manchester University Press
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4.27
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