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At siesta time
Additional title: Chu chin chow. At siesta time. Vocal score
Torrens, Grace (Composer)
Anderson, Arthur (d. 1942) (Lyricist)
Hardy, Dudley (1867-1922) (Illustrator)

Sheet music of songs from various musicals, plays, movies, and television.

Sheet music, 1916.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1916
Place Term: [London]
Publisher: J.W. Stern
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M.C. (Chu chin chow, 1916)
Musical revues & comedies -- United States -- 1911-1920
Sheet music
Content : "Direct from 4 year's run at His Majesty's Theatre, London"--Cover.

Content : "[F.] Ray Comstock and Morris Gest present a musical tale of the East"--Cover.

Content : Caption title.

Content : Center fold partially ripped.

Content : Cover illustrated by Dudley Hardy.

Content : First line of refrain: At siesta time on the house top.

Content : First line of text: Heat of the noon day!

Content : For voice and piano.

Content : National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project.

Content : Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Statement of Responsibility: Words by Arthur Anderson ; music by Grace Torrens.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 vocal score (4 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Three dimensional object
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14528488
UUID: 21320580-c5ff-012f-ac61-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1916: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At siesta time" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1916. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-7243-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "At siesta time" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 28, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-7243-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1916). At siesta time Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8e1ec306-7243-facb-e040-e00a180678ae

Wikipedia Citation

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At siesta time