If this be love

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If this be love
Additional title: What is this feeling of sadness, within my innermost soul. [first line]
Morrison, Rosabel (Dedicatee)
Morrison, Rosabel (Singer)
Abram, Edward J. (Composer)
Abram, Edward J. (Lyricist)

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
Content: Rear cover is an advertisement for and include the first page of the song We were simply friends by Dennis Mackin.
Content: Cover includes photograph of Rosabel Morrison.
Content: On cover: Ballad as sung in the New York Casino success The passing show and the new comedy A green-goods man.
Content: On first page of music: Op. 90.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by Edward J. Abram.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (4 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4f38f700-c590-012f-b3a6-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1895: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If this be love" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15ca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "If this be love" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15ca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). If this be love Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-15ca-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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If this be love