The wood nymph's song

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Title
The wood nymph's song
Additional title: List how the crickets sing unto thee. [first line]
Names
Abbott, William W. (Composer)
Richey, Isabel (1863-) (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Lincoln, Neb.
Publisher: Crancer & Curtice Pub. Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Lullabies -- United States
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Cover includes photograph of Isabel Richey.
Content: Summary: The narrator mentions crickets, stars, daisies, lillies, and zephyrs to put baby to sleep. An angel will come and create a bed of feathers in which baby will sleep.
Statement of responsibility: words by Isabel Richey ; music by W.W. Abbott.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c4e42e70-c591-012f-b7a7-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The wood nymph's song" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-171c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The wood nymph's song" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 20, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-171c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). The wood nymph's song Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-171c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The wood nymph's song