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Title
The lovelorn lobster
Additional title: A maiden fair sat by the sea. [first line]
Additional title: If you plunge in the sea we will married be! [first line of chorus]
Names
Bernard, Sam (Singer)
Herbert, J. W. (Lyricist)
Stromberg, John (1853-1902) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place Term: New York
Publisher: William Pilling
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love
Lobsters
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : On cover: picture of Sam. Bernard.

Statement of Responsibility: Written by Joseph W. Herbert ; composed by John Stromberg.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: 4a47ff30-c592-012f-3e8f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The lovelorn lobster" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17df-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The lovelorn lobster" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17df-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897 - 1897). The lovelorn lobster Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-17df-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The lovelorn lobster