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Ben Bolt, or, Oh! don't you remember?

melody by Nelson Kneass.
Online; Musical Score
1 score ([2], 7-8, [2] p.) : ill. ; 36 cm.
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Oh! don't you remember
Boston (453-463 Washington St., Boston) : Oliver Ditson Co., c1882.
For voice and piano.
From poem: Ben Bolt / Thomas Dunn English. Cf. The select poems of Dr. Thomas Dunn English / edited by Alice English, p. 217.
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Title page illustration: lithograph of 5 scenes from the song: a mill; people walking down a dirt road; a man and a woman beside a trellis; children at the side of a stream; and gravestones in front of a church.
"Copyright 1882 by Oliver Ditson & Co."--Cover; "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848, by W.C. Peters ..."--P. [2]
"Melody by Nelson Kneass" in upper case in caption.
First line of text: Oh! don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt.
First line of poem: Don't you remember sweet Alice, Ben Bolt.
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