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Her success lies largely with her ability to work and write within traditional modes. Many of these songs sound as though they have been around over the centuries. - Ira Mayer, New York Times

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One minute I was crying with laughter as Peggy read 1950s advice for wives.Then, like a curving ball from nowhere, a wave of emotion hit me and I was fighting to hide sobs, blinded by mascara, when Peggy sang The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face.
- Sue Brough

 

Ewan MacColl Songbook

The Essential Ewan MacColl Songbook, sixty years of songmaking

Re-published 2009 by CAMSCO Music, $29.95 + s/h
Over 400 pages. 9" x 12", paperback

maccoll new songbook

The first ever comprehensive collection of this legendary songwriter's work, an enormous tome containing 200 of this British songmaster's best songs ("The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face," "Dirty Old Town," "Manchester Rambler," "Shoals of Herring," "Sweet Thames Flow Softly," "Freeborn Man" and many others, some of which have been neither published nor recorded). Ewan MacColl played a vital role in the “folk song revival” in Britain. This unique collection is filled with several hundred photographs, notes, and quotes, plus a biography, a discography and Peggy's personal tribute to him.

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