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Title
Brain wafers
Additional title: Round of pleasure. Brain wafers. [uniform title]
Additional title: You do not care waht people say you set your eye a winking. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: You take these wafesr to the play you give them to the actors. [first line]
Names
Engländer, Ludwig, 1853-1914 (Composer)
Rosenfeld, Sydney, 1855-1931 (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place: Howard & Company
Publisher: George L. Spaulding
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Humorous songs
Musicals
Persuasion (Psychology)
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Summary: Giving a wafer to various people has the effect of making them do what you want them to do.
Content: On cover: Songs from Klaw and Erlanger's new extravaganza A round of pleasure, produced at the Knickerbocker Theatre, N.Y.
Statement of responsibility: words by Sydney Rosenfeld ; music by Ludwig Englander.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 34 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b10826013
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21759246
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21760500
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e1091770-c591-012f-b296-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1853: Creator Born
  • 1897: Issued
  • 1914: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Brain wafers" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1745-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Brain wafers" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 8, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1745-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897). Brain wafers Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-1745-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Brain wafers