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Title
The story of a broken heart
Additional title: In a quiet village, many miles away. [first line]
Additional title: Why were you cruel my darling. [first line of chorus]
Names
Stanford, Tony (Lyricist)
Stanford, Tony (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1897

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897
Place: New York
Publisher: Feist & Frankenthaler
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Unrequited love
Reminiscing
Betrothal
Waltzes
Man-woman relationships
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: On cover: book.
Statement of responsibility: written and composed by Tony Stanford.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (8 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 98987010-c592-012f-6e59-58d385a7bc34
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

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The story of a broken heart" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-184a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The story of a broken heart" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 8, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-184a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1897). The story of a broken heart Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-184a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The story of a broken heart