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Slide set: Sing me to sleep (song: Bamforth & Co., 12 slides, 1905)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1**
Intro, with Title
Slide 2**
Sing me to sleep, the shadow falls
Slide 3**
I your hand in mine, our fingers as in prayer entwine
Slide 4**
Only your voice, love, let me hear
Slide 5**
Love, I am lonely, years are so long
Slide 6**
Leave me no more, love, sing me to sleep
Slide 7**
Sing me to sleep, love, you alone
Slide 8**
Haply my heart will know no pain
Slide 9**
Sing me to sleep and let me rest
Slide 10**
Nothing is faithful, nothing is true
Slide 11
I want you, only you and your song
Slide 12
Dark is life's shore, love, night is so deep
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1905-1914 (item ref. 1431)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 1091)

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

Clifton Bingham and Edwin Greene, Sing me to sleep (London: Phillips & Page, 1902)


10 slides known to exist in private collection

12 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3001698

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 2 June 2020

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