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Title: Hofnung Zise -- האָפֿנונג זיסע
Author: Schorr, Anshel -- שאָר, אַנשעל
Composer: Rumshinsky, Yosef -- רומשינסקי, יאָסף
Genre: Theater/Lament/Love
Subject: Parting/Hope
Additional song notes: From the opera "The Song of Love" -" Dos Lid Di Libe" - "Shir Hashirim"
Folder: 17
Series: 4
Arranged for: Piano/Voice
Texts: Yiddish/Transliteration
Publisher: The Hebrew Publishing Co.
Publisher address: 50 Eldridge St. New York
Date: 1917
Provenance: Gift of Robert & Molly Freedman, 1996
First line: Akh vi shver iz mir dos leyden, mayn tayer kind,
First line (Yiddish): אַך ווי שווער איז מיר דאָס לײַדען, מײַן טײַער
Notes: Cover: Orientalized female image with balalaika, in a moonlit ì grove with trees, flowers and birds. Photograph of A. Schorr in ì lyre form. From the opera "Song of Love". Artwork by J. Keiler.

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