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The a la girl
Additional title: Oh the a la girl is a knowing girl. [first line of chorus]
Additional title: The a la girl is an English girl with lots of a la ways. [first line]
Talbot, Howard (1865-1928) (Composer)
Dance, George (1858?-1932) (Lyricist)

American popular songs.

Sheet music, 1901

Dates / Origin
Copyright Date: 1901
Copyright Date: 1901
Place: London
Publisher: Hopwood & Crew Ltd.
Library locations
Music Division
Manners & customs
Young women
Europeans -- Clothing & dress
Leisure -- 1900-1909
Marches (Voice with piano)
Sheet music
Content: A Chinese Honeymoon. [musical]
Statement of responsibility: words by George Dance ; music by Howard Talbot.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 score (10 p.) ; 36 cm.
Type of Resource
Notated music
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8ebcfff0-c597-012f-b023-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1865: Creator Born
  • 1901: Copyright date
  • 1928: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

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The a la girl