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Book on My Radar:
Stephen Foster & Co.: Lyrics of the First Great American Songwriters
By Stephen Foster; Ken Emerson (editor)
Hardcover, 200 pages
Library of America
Summary in a Sentence:
Contains the annotated lyrics to thirty songs by nineteenth-century songwriter Stephen Foster, including "Old Folks at Home," "Beautiful Dreamer," and "Little Brown Jug."
- Listen to an interview with author Ken Emerson at NPR.org.