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Title
I want to be a lidy
Additional title: I want to be a lidy. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Some people sigh for beauty. [first line]
Names
Talbot, Howard (1865-1928) (Composer)
Dance, George (1858?-1932) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: London
Publisher: Hopwood & Crew Ltd.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Women
Aristocracy (Social class)
Wealth
Leisure -- 1900-1909
Musicals
Desire
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: Music supplement of the New York American and Journal, Sunday, July 13, 1902 - pages 5-8.
Content: On cover: A young woman sitting on luggage. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by George Dance ; music by George Dee.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 24c6a000-c598-012f-a0cb-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1928: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

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Chicago/Turabian Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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I want to be a lidy