Book/Printed Material To Anacreon in heaven
About this Item
- To Anacreon in heaven
- Contributor Names
- [Smith, John Stafford?] -- 1750-1836 (author)
- [Tomlinson, Ralph] (lyricist)
- Created / Published
- William and Daniel Treadwell, Portsmouth [NH], 1804.
- Subject Headings
- - Songs (High voice) with piano
- - Drinking songs
- - Popular Songs of the Day
- - Songs and Music
- - american revolution (1763-1783)
- - the new nation (1783-1815)
- - Sports and Leisure
- - First American book printing of the words and music of "To Anacreon in heaven."
- - Published in "Nightingale. A collection of the most popular, ancient, & modern songs; set to music." (Samuel Larkin, compiler), pages 188-191.
- LC Classification
- M1628.L324 (case)
- Online Format
- Additional Metadata Formats
- METSXML Record
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Chicago citation style:
Smith, John Stafford?, and Ralph Tomlinson. To Anacreon in heaven. [William and Daniel Treadwell, Portsmouth NH, 1804] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.100010464/.
APA citation style:
Smith, J. S. & Tomlinson, R. (1804) To Anacreon in heaven. [William and Daniel Treadwell, Portsmouth NH] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/ihas.100010464/.
MLA citation style:
Smith, John Stafford?, and Ralph Tomlinson. To Anacreon in heaven. [William and Daniel Treadwell, Portsmouth NH, 1804] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/ihas.100010464/>.
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