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Lazily, drowsily
Additional title: Lazily, lazily, drowsily, drowsily, home goes ev'ry one. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Little Christopher Columbus. Lazily, drowsily. [uniform title]
Additional title: When the flowrets droop in the noonday sun. [first line]
Raleigh, Cecil (1856-1914) (Lyricist)
Yohe, May (1869-1938) (Dedicatee)
Caryll, Ivan (1861-1921) (Composer)
Sims, George Robert (1847-1922) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1893

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1893
Date Issued: 1893
Place: London
Publisher: Hopwood & Crew
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Music Division
Rest periods
Sheet music
Content: Cover containssignature of former owner: Charlotte Segler.
Content: On cover: siesta song from the burlesque opera Little Christopher Columbus.
Content: Version in D major.
Content: On cover: Sung with immense success by Miss May Yohe.
Statement of responsibility: written by George R. Simms and Cecil Raleigh ; composed by Ivan Caryll.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (10 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 90d13e80-c58e-012f-f693-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1856: Creator Born
  • 1893: Issued
  • 1914: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Lazily, drowsily" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1893 - 1893.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Lazily, drowsily" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 11, 2016.

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Lazily, drowsily