Familiar Songs - Their Authors & Histories

300 traditional songs, inc sheet music with full piano accompaniment & lyrics.

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TOO LATE I STAYED.
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TIS MIDNIGHT HOUR.
This, one of the most familiar of songs, is an orphan and a waif. I have been unable to gain any clue to author or composer. The melody is probably an old English one.
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1.  'Tis mid - night hour,          the moon shines bright,         The dew - drops blaze          be-
2.  'Tis mid - night hour,         from flow'r to flow'r         The way - ward zeph - yr








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