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Title
Since Trilby came to town
Additional title: "Trilby" dinners and "Trilby" plays, "Trilby" wagonsa dn "Trilby" sleighs. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There was once a simple little maiden, "so the story goes." [first line]
Names
Parker, W. C. -- (W. Coleman) (Lyricist)
Rosenthal, J. E. (Illustrator)
Parker, W. C. -- (W. Coleman) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Place: New York
Publisher: Howley, Haviland & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Manners and customs
Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896. Trilby
Fashion
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover illustration by J. E. Rosenthal show a drawing of a woman dressed in military uniform in imitation of the American flag, with drawings of four men's faces on a banner behind her.
Content: Page 5 contains texts for 9 additional choruses.
Statement of responsibility: words and music b W.C. Parker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a0a23440-c590-012f-c6a7-58d385a7bc34
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
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Since Trilby came to town" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1641-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Since Trilby came to town" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 29, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1641-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895). Since Trilby came to town Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1641-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Since Trilby came to town