Lovers once but strangers now, or, Strangers now but lovers once

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Title
Lovers once but strangers now, or, Strangers now but lovers once
Additional title: Fond lovers once but strangers now. [first line]
Additional title: Lovers conce but strangers now. [first line of chorus]
Names
Libbey, Laura Jean (1862-1924) (Lyricist)
Robyn, Alfred G. (Alfred George) (1860-1935) (Composer)
Paige, Laura E. A. (Dedicatee)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: c1938 (c1890)
Place: New York, N.Y.
Publisher: Wm. A. Pond & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Separation (Psychology)
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Illustration on t.p. contains a photograph of Laura Jean Libbey. Above caption: Lovingly dedicated to my niece Miss Laura E. A. Paige, Brooklyn.
Statement of responsibility: song and chorus by Miss Laura Jean Libby ; music by Alfred G. Robyn.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5b664b50-c58d-012f-607c-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1862: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1924: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Lovers once but strangers now, or, Strangers now but lovers once" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890 - c1938 (c1890). http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Lovers once but strangers now, or, Strangers now but lovers once" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1890 - c1938 (c1890)). Lovers once but strangers now, or, Strangers now but lovers once Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-eb02-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Lovers once but strangers now, or, Strangers now but lovers once