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You'll do
Additional title: King Dodo. You'll do. [uniform title]
Additional title: Though I may seemingly be too bold don't leave me. [first line of song]
Keller, Edgar (1868-1932) (Cover designer)
Luders, Gustav (1865-1913) (Composer)
Pixley, Frank (1865-1919) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Courtship -- 1900-1999
Man-woman relationships
Sheet music
Content: Collective cover page: Successful musical numbers from King Dodo.
Content: Cover design by Edgar Keller includes drawing of two birds with large beaks wearing crowns and eye-glasses facing each other in mirror fashion.
Content: Summary: A chorus of men try to profess love to a chorus of women; at first the women doubt the sincererity of the pledge; by the end of the song the two groups have been satisfied.
Statement of responsibility: lyrics by Frank Pixley ; music by Gustav Luders
Physical Description
Extent: 6 p. ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8152eb70-c599-012f-8577-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1868: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1932: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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You'll do