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Title
Absence makes the heart grow fonder
Additional title: Absence makes the heart grow fonder. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Sweetheart I have grown so lonely. [first line]
Names
Talley, Harry L. (Singer)
Walsh, Celeste K. (Dedicatee)
Gillespie, Arthur (Lyricist)
Dillea, Herbert (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place Term: New York ; Chicago; [etc.]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love songs
Waltzes
Long-distance relationships
Man-woman relationships
Regret
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content : Subtitle: Longing to be near your side.

Content : On cover: Harry Talley; [roses]

Content : Dedication: Respectfully dedicated to Miss Celeste K Walsh, Chicago Ill.

Statement of Responsibility: Words byArthur Gillespie ; music by Herbert Dillea.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
UUID: f5675c20-c595-012f-4006-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Absence makes the heart grow fonder" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Absence makes the heart grow fonder" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 13, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1900 - 1900). Absence makes the heart grow fonder Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ef14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Absence makes the heart grow fonder