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Title
The boys and the girls
Additional title: Brian Boru. Boys and the girls. [uniform title]
Additional title: Oh, if iv'ry young gel wuz a blackbird or thrush. [first line]
Names
Edwards, Julian (1855-1910) (Composer)
Stange, Stanislaus (d. 1917) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Cincinnati ; New York ; Chicago
Publisher: The John Church Company
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Humorous songs
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Vocal and instrumental selections from the phenomenal operatic success Brian Boru.
Content: Summary: A duet between the characters Baby and O'Hara with Irish and [Scottish?] accents, in which they tell of the characteristics of men and women and how they meet.
Content: Cover printed in light brown ink.
Statement of responsibility: written by Stanislaus Stance ; composed by Julian Edwards.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ea600440-c590-012f-fc78-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1855: Creator Born
  • 1896: Issued
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The boys and the girls" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc1f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The boys and the girls" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc1f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). The boys and the girls Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc1f-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The boys and the girls