Could I but dream

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Title
Could I but dream
Additional title: Could I but dream of happy days gone by. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: I saw you as I sleeping lay. [first line]
Names
Strong, Alice Carolyn (Dedicatee)
Norton, George A. (Lyricist)
Casey, James W. (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Reminiscing
Nature
Dreaming
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Dedication: Respectfully inscribed to Miss Alice Carolyn Strong, Toledo, Ohio.
Content: On cover: A young woman in sitting next to a tree. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by George A. Norton ; music by Jas. W. Casey.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c86d59c0-c597-012f-4312-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Could I but dream" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8df46980-f4d9-aedf-e040-e00a1806423e

Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

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Could I but dream