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Title
A dream that never comes true
Additional title: I was going home again and was waiting for my train. [first line]
Additional title: Life is fair and life is sweet. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: When life is all before us. [first line]
Names
Goodwin, J. Cheever (John Cheever) (1850-1912) (Lyricist)
Solomon, Frederic (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
Youth
Life cycle, Human
Philosophy
Dreams
Waltzes
Musicals
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: A ballerina with wings. [illustration]
Content: The sleeping beauty and the beast. [musical]
Statement of responsibility: words by J. Cheever Goodwin ; music by Frederic Solomon.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e4e53700-c597-012f-5af9-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1850: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1912: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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A dream that never comes true