Home is where the heart is

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Title
Home is where the heart is
Additional title: The prince rides up to the palace gates and his eyes with tears are dim. [first line]
Names
O'Shea, John (Composer)
Horton, George (Lyricist)
Clifford, Thomas E. (Singer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Boston
Publisher: John A. O'Shea
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Love songs
Home
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: As sung with great success by the popular baritone Thomas E. Clifford. Cover includes lithograph of Thomas E. Clifford by Geo. H. Walker & Co., Boston.
Content: Summary: A prince who lives in a stately mansion can be unhappy because he's unable to marry and share a home with a common woman; a yeoman can be happy because he lives at home with the woman he loves; I hope to find such because because love is the dearest home of all.
Statement of responsibility: [words by] George Horton ; music by John A. O'Shea.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1d8ce070-c591-012f-6224-58d385a7bc34
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. "Home is where the heart is" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc67-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Home is where the heart is" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc67-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Home is where the heart is Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc67-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Home is where the heart is