Walker, William. The Southern Harmony Songbook: American Guide Series; Reproduced, with an Introduction by The Federal Writer's Project of Kentucky, Works Progress Administration; Sponsored by The Young Men's Progress Club, Benton, Kentucky. New York: Hastings House, 1939. Reprint Edition. 
Black cloth spine with gold printed paper over card, front reproduces the 1854 edition published by E. W. Miller, back has an illustration of the Old Court House, Benton, Kentucky. Oblong 14.5 cm (5 3/4 x 9 inches), signed "Dr. & Mrs. Vernon Blythe, from Dr. & Mrs. Stilley" on the ffep. Fine clean condition. Very good. Hardcover.
22 pp. of new Introduction on "The Big Singing" with many photographs. Then a facsimile reproduction of Stanislaw 256. Four-note shape-note music system.
With a signed provenance card from the collection of A. Merril Smoak, Jr., DWS.