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Slide set: When the heart is young (song: Bamforth & Co., 7 slides, 1899)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Intro. with Title
Slide 2
Oh, merry goes the time when the heart is young
Slide 3
But weary go the feet when the heart is old
Slide 4
Oh, sparkling are the skies when the heart is young
Slide 5
But the sun is setting fast when the heart is old
Slide 6
Whispers comfort in our ear though the heart be old
Slide 7
And spring eternal bloom where no heart is old
Other related organisation

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1899-1914 (item ref. 1161)

Main type of image
life model
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

Charles Swain and Dudley Buck, When the heart is young (London: Boosey & Co., 1876)

Related slide set

reissued as When the heart is young: new series (song: Bamforth & Co., 12 slides, 1905)

The date is based on the position of this set in the Riley catalogue, and it could have been a year or two earlier. There may also have been a second reissue of this set - see notes on the 1905 version.

7 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001428

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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