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The sword of Robert Lee : a Southern ballad

poetry by Father Abram J. Ryan ; music by C.C. de Nordendorf.
Online; Musical Score
1 score (2 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Lynchburg, Va. (Lock Box 15, Lynchburg) : Southern Musical Exchange, c1867.
Song; for voice and piano.
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Verses 3-4 printed as text at bottom of p. 2.
First line of text: Out of its scabbard, where full long it slumbered peacefully.
First line of refrain: No purer sword led braver band.
Illustration: portrait of Lee dressed in civilian clothes / Virginian Power-Press Print.
Engraver of music noted at bottom of p. 2 as "Clayton N.Y."
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