|First Publication||1882 – [Philadelphia]: W.F. Shaw|
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|Work Title||When Papa Dear Comes Home|
|Alternative. Title||When papa dear, comes home again. Song & Chorus|
|Composer||Danks, Hart Pease|
|Text Incipit||When papa dear, comes home again, How glad we all shall be|
|First Publication.||1882 – [Philadelphia]: W.F. Shaw|
|Librettist||Fanny Crosby (1820–1915) writing as Cora Linden|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||Voice, chorus, piano|
Comma is placed after dear because of rhythm of incipit. (Not sure what to make of the chorus - Speed on, ye winds, his gallant bark" - is this metaphorical (? ... )?)
In 1884 reprinted in the Shaw collection Day songs : 100 popular songs, words and music.