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The Villikins & Dinah polka / by Jules Normann.
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MUS/SS/1
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Bound in the Stewart Symonds sheet music collection no. 1, volume of songs and music, circa 1825-1885.
There is a possibility that this volume was also owned by Mary Miller, the binding is the same and 'Agnes' is written in the same childlike handwriting as in the Mary Miller volume.
For piano.
Caption title.
Trimmed copy.
Plate number: Possibly 462, Musical bouquet. Trimmed off.
Dating: Musical Bouquet website.
Publication information at the bottom of page 24.
Edges repaired with opaque tape.
This sheet music for the ballad Villikins and his Dinah is illustrated with an engraving of the diminutive ballad singer, actor and comedian Frederick Robson as the character Jem Bags, the bedraggled Cockney street singer that he played in the one act farce The Wandering Minstrel at the Olympic Theatre in May 1853. (V&A).
Provenance: Stewart Symonds sheet music collection.
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[1854].
Publication details:
London : Musical Bouquet Office, 192. High Holborn; & J. Allen, 20, Warwick Lane, Paternoster Row,
Description:
1 score (pages 21-24) : illustrated ; 35 cm.
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music
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1854
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