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Love's rosy dream
Additional title: Ah me! In vain I deftly juggle, In vain I strive and struggle, She spurns my suit and dead sea fruit, less bitter is than she [first line of choris]
Additional title: Hast ever felt the passion tender, Hast ever dreamt love's rosy dream? Hast ever made complete surrender, To one thou dost an angel dream? [first line]
Additional title: The lion tamer. Love's rosy dream.
Stahl, Richard, 1860?-1899 (Composer)
Goodwin, J. Cheever (John Cheever), 1850-1912 (Lyricist)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1892

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1892
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Unrequited love
Love songs
Content: On the cover: As performed by Francis Wilson and Company.
Statement of responsibility: libretto by J. Cheever Goodwin ; music by Richard Stahl.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 32 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 117fcea0-c58e-012f-795e-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1892: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Love's rosy dream" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1892. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f301-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Love's rosy dream" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f301-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1892). Love's rosy dream Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47dd-f301-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Love's rosy dream