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Title
Because I love thee so
Additional title: My soul flows forth like a river, that seeks a boundless sea. [first line]
Additional title: O sweet, o love, o dearest, dearest heart. [first line of chorus]
Names
Thorne, T. Pearsall (Composer)
Greene, Clay Meredith (1850-1933) (Librettist)
Burgess, Gilbert (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: c1893 [c1894]
Place: New York ; London
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co. ; Francis, Day & Hunter
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love songs
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Vocal selections from the Maid of Plymouth, comic opera.
Statement of responsibility: [words by Gilbert Burgess] ; music by T. Pearsall Thorne.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0199fa50-c58f-012f-1ef9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1894: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Because I love thee so" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - c1893 [c1894]. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05ce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Because I love thee so" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05ce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1894 - c1893 [c1894]). Because I love thee so Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-05ce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Because I love thee so