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Title
By the sad sea waves
Additional title: By the sad sea waves, where the ladies are so charming. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: In the glorious summer season, ev'rybody takes a trip. [first line]
Names
Stuart, Leslie (1864-1928) (Composer)
Barrett, Lester (Lyricist)
Tilley, Vesta (1864-1952) (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Beaches -- 1890-1899
Flirting
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Cover includes 5 photographs of Vesta Tilley dressed in 5 different men's outfits.
Content: On cover: Vesta Tilley's great songs.
Statement of responsibility: [words by Lester Barrett ; music by Lester Thomas].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 125fdf70-c590-012f-ee63-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1864: Creator Born
  • 1895: Issued
  • 1928: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "By the sad sea waves" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1571-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "By the sad sea waves" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1571-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). By the sad sea waves Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1571-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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By the sad sea waves