minstrel: Fw: [SCA-AE] Known World Songbook

Carson Bloomberg cgb5 at cornell.edu
Wed Aug 30 17:12:20 PDT 2000

I haven't seen anything on this list yet about this songbook and thought
people might be interested.

Silence de Cherbourg

> >Subject: [SCA-AE] Known World Songbook
> >Date: Wed, 30 Aug 2000 09:23:08 -0400
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> > Unto the on-line populace come greetings and a public service
> >announcement/advertisement from Gwendolyn the Graceful!
> >
> >Following is information sent to me by Mistress Catriona McPherson of the
> >Kingdom of Atenveldt. Over the last year, she has compiled a Known World
> >Songbook, and that Songbook is now printed and ready for distribution!
> >
> >> I had it done on 3-hole punched paper both for economy and
> >> durability. It will hold up better than Perma-bind, especially if
> >> readers and users page through it frequently. Another plus is
> >> that if one wants to copy a song for the members of its group to
> >> learn the words, it will be easy to remove a page, copy it and
> >> distribute it. The songs are copyable within the society.
> >>
> >> The songs run the gamut from the 60s to the present and now
> >> include more than filk songs. Some are so darn funny it makes one
> >> chuckle and some (Drums, Strangest Dream and Behold I Give You
> >> The Kingdom) tug at your heart.
> >>
> >> There are 418 pages, 8 1/2 x 11, 385 songs, Table of Contents,
> >> Index, etc. A 1 1/2 inch binder will hold the book nicely.
> >>
> >> This is a not-for-profit venture, just wanted to get the
> >> songs out to all those interested. I tried to keep the cost down
> >> as low as possible and 3-hole was the best way to go in that
> >> respect. The printer charged me $11.75 for each book and with
> >> $3.25 postage the book will cost $15.00.
> >
> >> Checks and money orders can be made payable to
> >> Milly McCloskey
> >> 14228 North 45th Drive
> >> Glendale AZ 85306
> >
> >The first printing sold out before Pennsic, so if you want to order,
> >do so quickly! Mistress Catriona also mentioned that she can do group
> >and I would be happy to contact her about arranging a group order. Just
> >me know if you and your friends, your local group, or whomever wants to
> >order multiple copies together. Whether there is a savings on postage
> >depends on the number of copies being sent at one time.
> >
> >Please feel free to cross-post this message to other lists who may be
> >interested in learning about this collection. I remain,
> >
> >Ever in Service,
> >
> >Gwen

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