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Home on the range : John A. Lomax and his cowboy songs / by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler.

Hopkinson, Deborah. (Author). Schindler, S. D., (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 921 LOM (Text) 39206020146781 J Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399239960 (reinforced) :
  • ISBN: 0399239960 (reinforced) :
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, [2009]

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Summary, etc.:
As a child, John Avery Lomax loved the songs he heard the cowboys singing along the nearby Chisholm Trail. He began writing them down at an early age. As John grew older, he traveled the country collecting and recording cowboy songs, helping to preserve many favorites.
Target Audience Note:
AD770L Lexile
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject: Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 > Juvenile literature.
Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948.
Ethnomusicologists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Folk songs, English > United States > History and criticism > Juvenile literature.
Folklorists > United States > Biography.
Folk songs, English > United States > History and criticism.

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