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Billet doux
Additional title: A billet doux! A billet doux!
Additional title: She was a simple country lass. [first line]
Glose, Augusta (Singer)
Ford, Walter H. (Lyricist)
Bratton, John W. (John Walter) (1867-1947) (Composer)
Hobart, George V. (George Vere) (1867-1926) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1900

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Date Issued: 1900
Place: New York ; Chicago; [etc.]
Publisher: M. Witmark & Sons
Library locations
Music Division
French language -- Study and teaching
Plays on words
Humorous songs
Man-woman relationships
Interpersonal conflict
Sheet music
Content: On cover: Augusta Glosé playing piano.
Statement of responsibility: words by George V. Hobart and Walter H. Ford ; music by John W. Bratton.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 05eda640-c596-012f-048f-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Billet doux" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900 - 1900.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Billet doux" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed March 26, 2017.

APA Format

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Wikipedia Citation

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Billet doux