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Thoughts of home

music by J. Ascher ; English and German words by Wellington Guernsey.
Format
Online; Musical Score
Description
1 score (5 p.)
Variant title
Sehnsucht nach den Alpen
First line of English text:
I have dwelt in the land of the brave and free
First line of German text:
In dem Lande, durchweht von der Freiheit mild
First line of chorus:
Tra la la la
Published
Philadelphia (1109 Chestnut St., Philadelphia) : Wm. H. Boner & Co. ; Philadelphia (722 Chestnut St., Philadelphia) : Lee & Walker, [between 1865 and 1869?]
Notes
For voice and piano.
At foot of title page:"G.F. Swain."
Publication date derived from publishers' addresses. Cf. Handbook of early American sheet music / Dichter and Shapiro.
"Respectfully dedicated to Miss M. O. Cowton. Philadelphia."
Publisher/plate no.
W.H.B.2.5 Wm. H. Boner & Co.
Language
English and German words.
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