Be as you used to be

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Title
Be as you used to be
Additional title: Be what you used to be, long, long ago, say once again to me "I love you so!" [first line]
Names
French, L. M. (Composer)
Lamb, Arthur J. (1870-1928) (Lyricist)
Willis, Louise (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: New York [etc.]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love songs
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Sung by Miss Louise Willis with Eddie Foy's American travesty co. Cover includes photograph of Louise Willis.
Content: Summary: The narrator asks the other person to be as they formerly were and say I love you.
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur J. Lamb ; music by L.M. French.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1faaf80-c590-012f-3f23-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Be as you used to be" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Be as you used to be" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Be as you used to be Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc12-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Be as you used to be