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A nice quiet week
Additional title: We were such rollicking, frollicking, devil-may-care young bladies. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Wilkins and Wilks, and Blinks and I, feeling our nerves were undone. [first line]
Harington, J. P. (Lyricist)
Le Brunn, George (1863-1905) (Composer)
Tilley, Vesta (1864-1952) (Singer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1894

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Date Issued: 1894
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Practical jokes
Humorous songs
Male friendship
Sheet music
Content: Cover includes 5 photographs of Vesta Tilley dressed in different mens' outfits in various poses. On cover: Vesta Tilley's great songs (with list of song titles).
Statement of responsibility: [written by J.P. Harrington ; composed by Geo. L Brunn]
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 91b52be0-c58f-012f-9a17-58d385a7bc34
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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. "A nice quiet week" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

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A nice quiet week