I'd lay down my life for you

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Title
I'd lay down my life for you
Additional title: As the sweet vesper chime. [first line]
Additional title: When I gaze into your eyes. [first line of chorus]
Names
Udall, Lyn (Composer)
Dresser, Louise (1878-1965) (Singer)
Keating, Thos. J. (Lyricist)
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
Promises
Betrothal
Love songs
Man-woman relationships
Waltzes
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Photograph of Louise Dresser holding flowers.
Statement of responsibility: words by Thos. J. Keating ; music by Lyn Udall.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2bbddb30-c598-012f-a80a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'd lay down my life for you" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90f0cab8-9b51-1a91-e040-e00a180647f1

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "I'd lay down my life for you" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/90f0cab8-9b51-1a91-e040-e00a180647f1

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I'd lay down my life for you