The Song Lyrics of Ralph McTell
An illustrated volume of Ralph McTell’s songs presented in hardback. Illustrations by Pete Thane and a foreward by Willy Russell.
This collection contains more than two hundred of Ralph’s lyrics and poems.
“Ralph has developed a style of lyric writing with an inherent sensibility that complements the music, resulting in the creation of some of our most socially astute and reflective ‘folk songs’ of the modern day.
Some of these song lyrics are so familiar and accessible., they are often mistaken for traditional folk standards, and the writer is sometimes (bewilderingly) overlooked…”
Nick Evans – from the introduction