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Dove song
Additional title: Coo-oo! Coo-oo! List' to the song of teh beautiful dove. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When the golden summer sun peeps o'er the distant hills. [first line]
De Koven, Reginald (1859-1920) (Composer)
Mack, Andrew (1863-1931) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Copyright Date: 1897
Date Issued: 1898
Place Term: [New York]
Publisher: [Jos. W. Stern & Co.]
Library locations
Music Division
Sheet music
Content : Cover includes reproduction of a painting of a young girl with a basket of flowers, seaten on steps with doves and pigeons eating from birdseed she has provided.

Content : Dealer's stamp on cover at top center: W.H. Leonard, New dealer & stationer, 91 Congress St., Troy, N.Y.

Content : Drawings of a 17th century Dutch serenader with guitar are found on pages 2-3.

Content : Published as the musical supplement to the New York Journal and Advertiser, March 27, 1898.

Statement of Responsibility: Words and music by Andrew Mack.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
UUID: 047b1d40-c592-012f-bfbf-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1859: Creator Born
  • 1897: Copyright date (Approximate)
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1920: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dove song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1898.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Dove song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 26, 2015.

APA Format

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Dove song