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Blossoms unfading / words by J. Edmund Estes ; music by Jennie L. Estes.

Image ID: 1704544

Blossoms unfading / words by J. Edmund Estes ; music by Jennie L. Estes.  [Blossoms unfading, our life pervading. [first line of chorus...] (1896)

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Image Title

:  Blossoms unfading / words by J. Edmund Estes ; music by Jennie L. Estes.

Alternate Title(s)

: Blossoms unfading, our life pervading. [first line of chorus] Title 2.) Within the vined arbor we lingered that night. [first line]


: Estes, Jennie L. -- Composer
Estes, J. Edmund -- Lyricist

Specific Material Type

: music

Item Physical Description

: 1 score (6 p.) ; 35 cm.


: Cover shows illustration of a man and woman seated by a wall heavily covered with flowering bushes and vines; in the background can be seen the moon over a plain with trees. Three cherubs carrying flowers adorn the illustration. Note 2.) Summary: The narrator sits with a girlfriend in an arbor, comparing love to flowers that do not fade; the image remains the same even in their old age. Note 3.) Text of lyrics printed on page [2].


: American popular songs. / Sheet music, 1896


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Music Division

Digital ID

: 1704544

Record ID

: 1880298

Digital Item Published

: 11-5-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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