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The hamlet of fancy
Additional title: Far o'er the mountains that cleave the blue skies. [first line]
Additional title: Hark! the music from the zithers falling! Hark! [first line of chorus]
Davis, Jessie Bartlett (Singer)
Neilson, Francis (Lyricist)
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York
Publisher: Edward Schuberth & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Prince Ananias. The hamlet of fancy.
Content: On cover: picture of Jessie Bartlet Davis of The Bostonians.
Statement of responsibility: libretto by Francis Neilson ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (10 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 333f4850-c58f-012f-ebd5-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The hamlet of fancy" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The hamlet of fancy" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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The hamlet of fancy