Doctor Leeds' Selection of Popular Epic Recitations for Minstrel and Stage Use

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Robert X. Leeds
Epic Publishing Company, Inc, 1999 - Poetry - 332 pages
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A rare collection of 195 barroom story-poems including over 150 that have not been published in over 100 years. Most were recited by minstrels who traveled the old West and performed them on kerosine lit tavern stages. These poems were gathered from all over the world. No profanity.
 

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Contents

DEDICATION
11
A Little Angel
17
A Tale Of Conscious Virtue
26
Always Finish
32
Ballad Of Christmas Present
38
Buying Loyalty
44
Casey Twenty Years Later S P McDonald
48
Dogs For Disposal Margaret M Mackay
56
The Betrothed Rudyard Kipling
179
The Clink Of The Ice Eugene Field
185
The Dancer Faith Frances Berlin
194
The Defective Mirror Michele S Kurlander
201
The Female Of The Species Rudyard Kipling
209
The Great Provider Bill Foster
216
The Homecoming Royal L Craig
222
The Raven Edgar Allen Poe 247
225

Gunga Din Kipling
67
High Flight John Gillespie Magee
73
Am The Tears Sherry Sharp
81
Jim Bludso Col John Hay
88
Light Shining Out of Darkness William Cowper
94
Lonely Walker 75
100
McCaffery Unknown
103
My Dog Burr McIntosh 85
109
Our Lips And Ears Unknown 149
122
Paw Marks W J Hickmott Jr
129
Rags Edmund Vance Cooke
136
She Is More To Be Pitied Than Censured William B Gray
143
That Cocker Spaniel Mutt Bo Tandy Magruder
150
The Ballad Of Me And Sourdough Dan James Ploss
156
The Last Of The Light Brigade Rudyard Kipling 183
228
The Man He Killed Thomas Hardy 217
234
The Nuisance Margaret Mackprang Mackay 151
240
The Rodeo Clown James Ploss
269
The SeaWife Rudyard Kipling
275
The Vagabond And His Dog Robert X Leeds 8
281
The Womans Resolution Edward L Wier
287
The Young British Soldier Rudyard Kipling
294
TurnAbout W Williams 203
300
Who Shared Her View Douglas Kruger
308
Wits End Linda Robertson
314
Woman Linda Robertson 215
328
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331
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