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Dear eyes, dear heart
Additional title: Dear eyes, within whose tender depths, the soft, sweet love-light ever dwells. [first line]
Scott, Clara E. (Lyricist)
Armstrong, Paul B. (Composer)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: Chicago ; New York
Publisher: Frank K. Root & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Love songs
Sexual attraction
Sheet music
Content : Cover includes reproductions of a painting by an unidentified artist showing a man and woman in a wooded area; the man is seated, looking at the woman while holding her arms; she looks longing at him.

Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at bottom left: J. E. Olson Co., the "big store" music dept., Minneapolis.

Content : Summary: In her eyes and in her heart, the narrator sees love.

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Clara E. Scott; music by Paul B. Armstrong.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: fd2c1170-c591-012f-9027-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dear eyes, dear heart" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897.

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Dear eyes, dear heart