The Bombay bombashy

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The Bombay bombashy
Additional title: Poor little Ritz girl. Bombay bombashy. Vocal score.
Gerber, Alex (1895-1969) (Lyricist)
Starmer (Illustrator)
Romberg, Sigmund (1887-1951) (Composer)
Perkins, Ray

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1920.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1920
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Poor little Ritz girl, 1920)
Sheet music
Content: For voice and piano.
Content: Lew Fields presents The poor little rich girl, an original musical novelty--Cover.
Content: National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.
Content: Staged by Ned Wayburn--Cover.
Content: Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923
Statement of responsibility: lyric by Alex Gerber ; music by Sigmund Romberg & Ray Perkins.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (3 p.) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14530076
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6804c040-c5ff-012f-b6c6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1895: Creator Born
  • 1920: Created
  • 1969: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Bombay bombashy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1920.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The Bombay bombashy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 26, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1920). The Bombay bombashy Retrieved from

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The Bombay bombashy