'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all

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Title
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all
Additional title: 'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You tell me now the spell is past. [first line]
Names
Gillespie, Arthur (Lyricist)
Dillea, Herbert (Composer)
Norman, Mary (Dedicatee)
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
Love
Waltzes
Musicals
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Genres
Sheet music
Notes
Content: On cover: Photographs of Ward and Vokes.
Content: The Head Waiters. [musical]
Content: Dedication: Respectfully dedicated to Miss Norman.
Content: On cover: A couple seated at a dinner table. [illustration]
Statement of responsibility: words by Arthur Gillespie ; music by Herbert Dillea.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3d95a4c0-c599-012f-014f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

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

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'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all