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Title
The tale of a bumblebee
Additional title: A bold bumble bee, idly roving o'er the lea. [first line]
Additional title: Come back, my own my love is true. [first line of chorus]
Names
Barnett, Zoe (Singer)
Pixley, Frank (1865-1919) (Lyricist)
Luders, Gustav (1865-1913) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: New York ; Chicago ; London
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Marriage
Promises
Interpersonal relations
Advice
Interpersonal conflict
Loyalty
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Photograph of Zoe Barnett.
Content: On cover: A bee sharpening its stinger. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by Frank Pixley ; music by Gustav Luders.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 31 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2a312ea0-c599-012f-d1e2-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

MLA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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The tale of a bumblebee