La Belle Parisienne

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La Belle Parisienne
Additional title: Belle of New York. Belle parisienne. [uniform title]
Additional title: Oh, la belle Parisienne she do capture all ze men. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: Ze American girl she walk like zis, in a haughty mannaire! [first line]

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Date Issued: 1897
Place: New York
Publisher: T.B. Harms & Co.
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Music Division
Sheet music
Content: On cover: The fifth annual revue as produced at the New York Casino, staged by George W. Lederer.
Content: Summary: Sung by the characters Harry and Fifi (the latter of whom uses a French accent) the song describes the differences between American and Parisienne women.
Statement of responsibility: words by Hugh Morton ; music by Gustave Kerker.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dcbb52a0-c591-012f-87db-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "La Belle Parisienne" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897 - 1897.

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "La Belle Parisienne" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 24, 2017.

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La Belle Parisienne