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Massa's in de cold ground

words and music by Stephen C. Foster.
Format
Online; Musical Score
Description
1 score (5 p.) : ill.
Variant title
First line of text:
Round de meadows am a ringing
First line of chorus:
Down in de cornfield
Series
World renowned plantation songs
Published
Boston (451 Washington St., Boston) : Oliver Ditson Co., c1882.
Notes
For voice and piano, with duet refrain.
Caption title.
Reprint. Originally published: [New York] : Firth, Pond & Co., 1852.
Verses 2-3 printed without accompaniment on p. 5.
Pages also numbered p. 15-17.
Title page illustration: a couple in a boat on a moonlit lake, the man playing banjo; fieldworkers picking cotton; a man outside a log cabin / George H. Walker & Co. Lith, Boston.
Series statement
World renowned plantation songs
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