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The Sword of Robert Lee: A Southern Ballad

poetry by Father Abram J. Ryan ; music by C.C. de Nordendorf
Musical Score; Online
Lynchburg, Va. (Lock Box 15, Lynchburg) : Southern Musical Exchange, c1867.
1 score (2 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
  • Song; for voice and piano.
  • Caption title.
  • 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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M1 .S445 v.163 no.42