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The island of by and by
Composer: Williams, Bert 1874-1922
Lyrics:I've heard about an island, where it is I cannot say (first line of text)
This beautiful island of by and by where ev'rything delights the eye (first line of chorus)
Contributors:
Roger, Alex
Jenkins
Walker, Aida Overton
1880-1914
Publisher:Gotham Attucks
Publication Date:c1906
Description:For voice and piano.
Caption title.
First line of text: I've heard about an island, where it is I cannot say.
First line of chorus: This beautiful island of by and by where ev'rything delights the eye
Color cover ill.: Woman sitting looking into a campfire, smoke rises and creates image of a paradise by Jenkins
"As sung by Miss Aida Overton-Walker in 'Abyssinia'"--Cover
Ad for other song titles from "Abyssinia" on back cover.
Format:1 score (5 p.) : ill. ; 35 cm.
Subjects:Songs with piano
Popular music--1901-1910
African American composers
African Americans--Songs and music
Islands--Songs and music
Women
Covers (Illustration)
Copyright:Permissions/Copyright Statement for Sheet Music
Digital ID:dpl-hac-14041.dc
OCLC Record ID:62118795
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