Reference Entry

ragtime

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198609810
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727047
ragtime

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music characterized by a syncopated melodic line and regularly accented accompaniment, evolved by black American musicians in the 1890s and

Reference Entry.  36 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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