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Under an oak
Additional title: Prince Ananias. Under an oak. [uniform title]
Additional title: Under an oak one fine June morn, unostentatiously was born. [first line]
Herbert, Victor (1859-1924) (Composer)
Neilson, Francis (Lyricist)
Rogers, N. S. (Owner)

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
Life cycle, Human
Courtship -- 1890-1899
Sheet music
Content: Cover illustration shows Prince Ananias with a walking stick; the frame of the image is held up by an angel with a diaphonous dress and wings.
Content: On cover: Prince Ananias, an original comic opera as first produced at the Broadway Theatre, N.Y. by The Bostonians.
Content: Signature of former owner on cover at top right: N. S. Rogers.
Statement of responsibility: libretto by Francis Neilson ; music by Victor Herbert.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): db1c56f0-c58f-012f-5ad8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1894: Issued
  • 1924: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Under an oak" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1894 - 1894.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Under an oak" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 8, 2016.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Under an oak