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Ben Bolt
Additional title: Oh! Don't you remember sweet Alice? [first line]
Additional title: Trilby. Ben Bolt. [uniform title]
Kneass, Nelson (1823-1868 or 9) (Composer)
English, Thomas Dunn (1819-1902) (Lyricist)
Sawyer, Henry S. (Arranger)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Chicago
Publisher: The S. Brainard's Sons Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Sheet music
Content: Former owner's notation on cover at upper left: From Freda.
Content: Cover illustration includes an engraving of a woman captioned "from Trilby" copyright 1894 by Harper & Brothers, and a gathering of blossoms.
Content: On cover: Trilby edition. New, revised edition of this famous song.
Content: Dealer's stamp at upper right corner of cover: Book department, D. Crawford & Co., St. Louis, Mo.
Statement of responsibility: music by Nelson Kneass ; arranged by H.S. Sawyer ; [words by Thos. Dunn English].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 060626b0-c590-012f-98d9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1823: Creator Born
  • 1868: Creator Died
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ben Bolt" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Ben Bolt" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 3, 2016.

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). Ben Bolt Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Ben Bolt