Beautiful eyes that I love so well

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Title
Beautiful eyes that I love so well
Additional title: Beautiful eyes that I love so well, holding me ther by their magic spell. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: In a hammock by my side sat a maid with eyes of blue. [first line]
Names
Kohn, M. H. (Composer)
Hern, Frank (Lyricist)
Collection

American popular songs

Sheet music, 1896

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1896
Date Issued: 1896
Place: Williamsport, Pa.
Publisher: Vandersloot Music Co.
Library locations
Music Division
Topics
Songs
Reminiscing
Love songs
Sexual attraction
Genres
Scores
Notes
Content: Chorus arranged for 4-part chorus (soprano, alto, tenor, bass).
Content: Cover includes a photograph of M. H. Kohn with a reproductions of his signature.
Content: On cover: The latest popular success.
Content: Stain on cover in upper right corner.
Content: Summary: A man has fallen in love with a women with beautiful eyes; but this was in the past and now it's only a memory.
Statement of responsibility: words by Frank Hern ; music by M.H. Kohn.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Languages
English
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e32a52e0-c590-012f-f2ba-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

  • 1896: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Beautiful eyes that I love so well" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1896 - 1896. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Beautiful eyes that I love so well" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 18, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1896 - 1896). Beautiful eyes that I love so well Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-fc14-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Beautiful eyes that I love so well