Children's songs, work songs, old Anglo-American ballads, songs of strife and freedom, love songs and much, much more are all gathered here in arrangements suitable for the beginning and intermediate player. The songs come from all over, including "Poor Wayfaring Stranger," "Tenting Tonight," "Don't Let Your Deal Go Down," "Oh, Death," "Careless Love," and many, many more. Tunings used include D-A-D and D-A-A, as well as C-G-C, C-G-G, and several modal tunings, all playable on any three- or four-stringed dulcimer. Includes information on reading music and TAB, notes on transposing, and a useful index of songs by tuning. In standard notation and TAB, with guitar chords. Favorite Old Time American Songs for Dulcimer Contents: About the Author Acres of Clams All Are Talking of Utah All Night, All Day Alsea Girls Amazing Grace America (My Country 'Tis of Thee) Aura Lee Barb'ry Allen Beulah Land Beware, Of Take Care Blood Red Roses Boatman Dance Bonnie Black Bess Bury Me Not on the Lone Prairie Camptown Races Careless Love Chickens are a-Crowin' Cindy Clementine Cold Rain and Snow Cripple Creek Dakota Land Darling Cory Dixie Don't Let Your Deal Go Down Down in the Valley Eating Goober Peas Fennario Fod Follow the Drinking Gourd Frankie and johnnie Froggie Went a-Courtin' Go Tell Aunt Rhody Groundhog Hallelujah, I'm a Burn Handsome Molly Haul Away, Joe He's Got the Whole World in His Hands Hold On Home on the Range I Wish I Was a Mole in the Ground I'm a Rambler and a Gambler I'm On My Way In the Good Old Colony Days Jack o' Diamonds Jenny Fair Gentle Rosemarie Jimmy Crack Corn John Henry Kansas Boys Lady Mary Let My People Go Little David, Play on Your Harp Little Liza Jane Little Mattie Groves Little Old Sod Shanty My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean Nearer, My God, To Thee Nobody Knows the Trouble I'v e Seen Oh, Can't You Hear That Turtle Dove Oh, Death Old Dan Tucker Old Dog Tray Old Joe Clark Omie, Let Your Bangs Hang Down On Top of Old Smoky One Morning in May Pie in the Sky Polly Wolly Doodle Poor Wayfaring Stranger Quit Kickin' My Dog Around Red River Valley Rueben and Rachel Same Old Man Shady Grove Shenandoah Shoo, Fly, Don't Bother Me Silver Threads Among the Gold Simple Gifts Sourwood Mountain Steal Away Sweet Betsy From Pike Tenting Tonight The Banks of the Ohio The Battle Hymn of the Republic The Buggerboo The Crawdad Song The Cuckoo The Devil's Questions The Drunken Sailor The E-Ri-E The Erie Canal The Farmer's Curst Wife The Girl I Left Behind Me The Glendy Burke The Greenland Whale Fishery The King's Daughter Fair The Lady From York The Little Brown Bullls The Riddle Song The Shantyman's Life The Sow Took the Measles The Texas Rangers The Two Sisters The Unquiet Grave The Wagoner's Lad The Yellow Rose of Texas The Young Man Who Wouldn't Hoe Corn There's a Little Wheel a-Turnin' There's More Pretty Girls Than One Tom Dooley Turkey in the Straw Wedding Dress When First Unto This Country When Johnny Comes Marching Home Whopee Ti Yi Yo Wonderous Love Yankee Doodle.