The stars alone can tell

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Title
The stars alone can tell
Additional title: Aladdin, Jr. Stars alone can tell. [uniform title]
Additional title: The stars alone can tell, the stars alone can tell. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: There are many questions vexing, many problems most perplexing. [first line]
Names
Williams, Jesse (Composer)
Williams, Jesse (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1895

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Date Issued: 1895
Place: Boston
Publisher: Bates & Bendix
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Humorous songs
Musicals
Topical songs
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: Topical song as sung in Aladdin, Jr.
Content: Music has texts of 5 verses underscore, with text for 2 additional verses printed on page 5.
Statement of responsibility: song by Jesse Williams.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a4db8830-c590-012f-a039-58d385a7bc34
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. "The stars alone can tell" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895 - 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1646-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The stars alone can tell" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 27, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1646-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1895 - 1895). The stars alone can tell Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1646-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The stars alone can tell