Sheet Music, "Glee/ Drink to me only with thine eyes" and "The Peasant's Joy"

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-191296

Description

Single sheet, double-sided; "Glee" on one side and "The Peasant's Joy" on the other; pages numbered thirteen and fourteen; "Glee" consists of music, lyrics and three verses at bottom; "The Peasant's Joy" consists of only music.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheet music
paper (fiber product)
ink
printing (process)
Music, Sheet

Inscription

"GLEE,/ Drink to me only with thine eyes." (printed)
"Philadelphia. Published by G.E. Blake"
"The Peasant's Joy./ Rondo./ Composed by Mr. Blagrove./ A Favorite/ New Lesson." (printed)
"Philadelphia. Published by G.E. Blake"

Maker

Blake, G. E. (Publisher)

Dimensions

11 x 7 7/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Evelyn Sawyer Tobias

Accession Number

2005.23.15

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)
Illinois (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Hillsboro (Montgomery county, Illinois)