The absent-minded beggar

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Title
The absent-minded beggar
Additional title: When you shouted "Rule Brittania ," when you've sung "God Save the Queen," [1st line of song]
Names
Jones, F.B. (Owner)
Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) (Lyricist)
Sullivan, Arthur, Sir (1842-1900) (Composer)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1899

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1899
Date Issued: 1899
Place: New York
Publisher: Boosey & Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
South African War, 1899-1902
War bonds & funds
Patriotic music
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Page 8: Chorus ad lib.
Content: Signature of former owner on cover in upper right hand corner: F. B. Jones.
Statement of responsibility: words by Rudyard Kipling ; music by Arthur Sullivan.
Physical Description
Extent: 9 p. ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3c555610-c594-012f-bd4c-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

  • 1899: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The absent-minded beggar" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1899 - 1899. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "The absent-minded beggar" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 19, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1899 - 1899). The absent-minded beggar Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-ecce-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The absent-minded beggar