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Too late
Additional title: etter for her and me, had we met never, than sever'd be. [first line]
Additional title: Cigale. Too late. [uniform title]
Caryll, Ivan (1861-1921) (Composer)
Burnand, F. C. (Francis Crowley), Sir (1836-1917) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1890

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1890
Date Issued: 1890
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: National Music Company
Library locations
Music Division
Sheet music
Content: La cigale is the English version of Edmund Audran's La cigale et la fourmi (1886) which had additional songs by Ivan Caryll interpolated.
Content: Top of collective title page has a drawing of a woman playing the flute surrounded by buds and flowers on branches along with birds.
Statement of responsibility: [words by F.C. Burnand] ; [music by Ivan Caryll].
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (6 p.) ; 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 77611670-c58d-012f-c9f9-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1861: Creator Born
  • 1890: Issued
  • 1921: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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