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You Said Something (from Have a Heart)
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You Said Something (from Have a Heart)

By Kern, Jerome (music); Wodehouse, P. G. (book); Bolton, Guy (book)

New York: T. B. Harms, 1916. 5 pp. 10.5 X 13 inches. '''All the girls I see Make a hit with me, Where'er I wander, I love brunettes or something blonder.''. Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$28.99

The Jolly Blacksmiths March-Twostep
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The Jolly Blacksmiths March-Twostep

By Paull, E. T.; Braham, E

New York: E. T. Paull, 1905. 7 pp. Wear at extremities, detached at spine. Solo Piano. Begins with ''hammer strokes'' with grace notes on octaves. Illus: Jovial smiths work a white-hot bar of iron framed by the view out their shop door, where a boy is holding a horse.. Wraps. Good. 10.5 X 14 inches.

$18.99

When We Meet in the Sweet Bye & Bye
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When We Meet in the Sweet Bye & Bye

By Goodwin, Joe; Brockman, James; Osborne, Nat

New York: Parke, Daniels & Friedman, 1916. 5 pp. + 2 pp. samples. Art by Einson. 10.5 X 13 inches. Photo of May[?] Gordon. Voice and piano. ''We'll meet in the land of the sky, We'll meet in the sweet bye and bye, . . .''. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by Einson. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.99

For the Two of Us
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For the Two of Us

By Ruby, Harry (music); Leslie, Edgar (lyrics)

New York: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1918. 3 pp. Long chips from top and spine, music in cloud is transfer. Harry Ruby turned to song writing after failing to become a professional baseball player. Composer of ''Who's Sorry Now?'' and ''I Wanna be Loved by You.''. Wraps. Fair. 10.25 X 14 inches.

$14.99

Oh How I Laugh When I Think How I Cried About You
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Oh How I Laugh When I Think How I Cried About You

By White, Willy (music); Turk, Roy, Jessel, George (lyric)

New York: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1919. 5 pp. 9.25 X 12 inches. Some chewing to top fore edge. Very good. Illustrated Barbelle. ''You taught me a lesson I'll never forget, And now I'll look before I leap, you bet.''. Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$11.99

It Took Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen Years to Make a Girl Like You
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It Took Nineteen Hundred and Nineteen Years to Make a Girl Like You

By Tannenhill, Frank (lyrics); Snyder, Ted (music)

New York: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1919. 3 pp. 9.25 X 12 inches. Some stains at spine and bottom margin extending through pages, else very good. Plate Number 967-2. ''It took six days to make the world, And on the day called seven, A thing called love came from above, And someone called it Heaven.''. Wraps. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.00

My Angel of the Flaming Cross
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My Angel of the Flaming Cross

By Gay, Byron

New York: Sunset Publishing Corp, 1918. [1], 2-3, [1] pp. Some wear at edges. As sung by Madame Schumann-Heink for our boys of the Army and Navy. Byron Gay wrote the music for the L. Frank Baum song "Susan Doozan." Madame Schumann-Heink was an operatic contralto, most highly respected at the time, associated with the Bayreuth festival and the Metropolitan Opera, and a familiar of Struass and Mahler. During WWI she toured the United States raising money for the war effort even though she had sons in both the German and the U.S. Navy. ''There's an angel over there An angel from I know not where Smiling sweetly through her tears She drove my fears away. Little Girl who nursed me through, I owe my life to you Oh Come back, love that I found and lost My Angel of the Flaming Cross.''. Wraps. Very Good. 9'' X 12''.

$18.00

I Hate to Lose You I'm So Used to You Now
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I Hate to Lose You I'm So Used to You Now

By Clarke, Grant (words); Gottler, Archie (music)

New York: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1918. 3 pp. 10.5 X 14 inches. Some creases at bottom of spine. Ink has been lost from wrap artwork, but image still striking. ''That isn't all I'm going to miss, A world of perfect bliss.''. Wraps. Fair. Illus. by Barbelle. 10.5 X 14 inches.

$14.99

For Johnny and Me
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For Johnny and Me

By Vontilzer, Albert (music); Brown, Lew (words)

New York: Broadway Music Corporation, 1919. 3 pp. A fold to top fore edge, else fine. ''In the spring the wedding bells will ring for Johnny and me.''. Wraps. Very Good. 9'' X 12''.

$12.99

All the World Will Be Jealous of Me
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All the World Will Be Jealous of Me

By Ball, Ernest R. (music); Dubin, Al. (lyric)

New York: M. Witmark & Sons,, 1917. Wear, some short tears. Good. 10.5 X 13 inches. Ethel Gray Terry and Robert Armstrong hand-colored photo.Ballad for voice and piano. ''The roses all envy the bloom on your cheek, and the sun even envies your smile.''. Wraps. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$11.99

When it's Sunset in Sweden
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When it's Sunset in Sweden

By Burtnett, Earl (music); Morrison, Dave (lyrics)

San Francisco: Sherman, Clay & Co., 1919. 3 pp. 9.25 X 12 inches. A crease to foreedge corner, split at spine. Two stains (visible in photo on cover) extending through pages. Good. ''So hurry back to Sweden and You'll find me waiting here.'' . Wraps. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$17.50

Give Me the Right to Love You
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Give Me the Right to Love You

By Glatt, Abe (music); Bard, Ben (words)

New York: Harry Von Tilzer, 1917. 3 pp. 10.5 X 13 inches. Light bumps to corners, some short tears. Very good. ''We'll build a nest and fill it just full of love, Where we can coo like doves pretty doves turtle doves lovey doves. Give me the right to drive all your sorrows away.''. Wraps. Very Good. Illus. by G. Britter[?] N.Y.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$10.99

Sweetheart of Mine
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Sweetheart of Mine

By Friedman, Leo (music); Daniels, Frank Tyler (words)

New York: Parke, Daniels & Friedman, 1914. 4 pp. + sample. 10.5 X 13 inches. Some chips from finish affecting art, folds to upper right corner. Mary Pickford's official song, with her printed inscription. ''I'm like a flower without the sunshine, for you I pine.''. Wraps. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$35.00

So Long Letty. (Duet)
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So Long Letty. (Duet)

By Carroll, Earl. Words and music

New York: M. Witmark & Sons, 1915. 5 pp. Some short tears, PO sig. Very good. 10.5 X 13 inches. ''If you should leave me, I don't know what I'll do . . . '. Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$19.99

Broken Blossoms
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Broken Blossoms

By King, A. Robert (music) ; MacDonald, Ballard (lyric)

New York: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., 1919. 3 pp. 9 X 12 inches. A bump to one corner and a spot of foxing, very good. ''Once in a while there's a fragrance rare, Bringing a lingering vision fair, . . .'' Voice and piano.. Wraps. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.99

A Perfect Day Waltz, introducing ''I Love You Truly'' and ''Just A Wearyin' for You.''
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A Perfect Day Waltz, introducing ''I Love You Truly'' and ''Just A Wearyin' for You.''

By Jacobs-Bond, Carrie

Chicago: Carrie Jacobs-Bond & Son (The Bond Shop, 1916. 4 pp. Piano solo. Some insect damage near top of spine. Leaves are fragile although not darkening. First published in 1910. Her second-most popular song after ''I Love You Truly.'' Apparently first thus published as a waltz for solo piano. See the Lillly Library collection. ''For mem'ry has painted this /Perfect day /With colors that never fade, /And we find at the end of a perfect day /The soul of a friend we've made.'' Bond's most-requested song whilst performing for the soldiers of WWI. Performed by 15 artists on Victor alone.. Fair. 10.25'' X 14'' .

$9.99

Return with the Springtime Acushla Machree
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Return with the Springtime Acushla Machree

By Daniels, Frank Tyler; Friedman, Leo

New York, Chicago: Park, Daniels & Friedman, 1915. 5 pp. with sample quartet of same song. Some chips from the art, transfer with hole in interior page. Good. 10.5 X 13 inches. ''Many times I have strolled through those gardens of old.''. Wraps. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.99