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Love's token
Additional title: Antony the trumpeter. Love's token. [uniform title]
Additional title: See these lovely wildwood flow'rs, soon they'll fade away. [first line]
Additional title: These emblems of my love for you, darling look this way. [first line of chorus]
Burtch, Roy L. (Composer)
Burtch, Roy L. (Lyricist)
Staley, George C. (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place Term: Boston
Publisher: White-Smith Music Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Sheet music
Content : Cover includes drawing of full-length image of George C. Staley in costume.

Content : Dealer's stamp on cover: Texas Music Supply House, Beaumont, Texas.

Content : Dedication above caption title: Respetfully dedicated to Miss Bessie Harker, Robinson, Ill.

Content : On cover: Written expressly for and sung nightly with great success by George C. Staley in his new play Antony the trumpeter.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Roy L. Burtch.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: a1cf6210-c58e-012f-f4b6-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1893: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Love's token" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Love's token" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 1, 2015.

APA Format

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Love's token