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Lyrics on several occasions : a selection of stage & screen lyrics written for sundry situations : and now arranged in arbitrary categories ; to which have been added many informative annotations & disquisitions on their why & wherefore, their whom-for, their how; and matters associative

Author: Ira Gershwin
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1959.
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Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983.
Lyrics on several occasions.
New York, Knopf, 1959
(OCoLC)654322478
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ira Gershwin
OCLC Number: 538209
Description: 362 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The man I love --
Looking for a boy --
My son-in-law --
Sure thing --
Aren't you kind of glad we did? --
The babbitt and the bromide --
Could you use me? --
Embraceable you --
The half of it, dearie, blues --
I don't think I'll fall in love today --
If I became the president --
That certain feeling --
They can't take that away from me --
My ship --
He hasn't a thing except me --
Who cares? --
Mine --
My one and only Highland fling --
A foggy day (in London town) --
The back bay polka (Boston) --
Florence (It.) And Paris (Fr.) --
Island in the West Indies --
Sweet Nevada --
There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York --
Oh, lady, be good! --
Put me to the test --
I've got a crush on you --
Nice work if you can get it --
I can't get started --
I can't get started --
Sing me not a ballad --
Gotta have me go with you --
Someone to watch over me --
These charming people'' --
Don't be a woman if you can --
Weekend in the country --
The cozy nook trio --
Beginner's luck --
Dissertation on the state of bliss --
Love walked in --
The search is through --
This is new --
It ain't necessarily so --
Blah, blah, blah --
On and on and on --
Stiff upper lip --
Union Square --
The union league --
Not for a musicologist --
By Strauss --
Fascinating rhythm --
Harlem River chanty --
Mischa, Jascha, Toscha, Sascha --
The real American folk song --
Sweet and low-down --
That lost barber shop chord --
Tschaikowsky --
The ballad of Baby Face McGinty --
The jolly tar and the milkmaid --
The princess of pure delight --
Sam and Delilah --
The saga of Jenny --
Clap yo' hands --
Lose that long face --
One life to live --
Slap that bass --
Strike up the band --
Boy! What love has done to me! --
But not for me --
In the mandarin's orchid garden --
Lilted, jilted! --
The man that got away --
Words without music --
'S wonderful --
Applause, applause! --
They all laughed --
Do, do, do --
Let's call the whole thing off --
Bidin' my time --
Soon --
Long ago (and far away)' --
How long has this been going on? --
For you, for me, for evermore --
Love is here to stay --
Shall we dance? --
Shoes with wings on --
In three-quarter time --
I can't be bothered now --
Stairway to paradise --
In our united state --
Love is sweeping the country --
A kiss for Cinderella --
The land of opportunitee --
A rhyme for Angela --
The Lorelei --
Tributes to Liza Elliott --
The illegitimate daughter --
Alessandro the wise --
Wintergreen for president --
I got rhythm --
Things are looking up --
There's nothing like marriage for people --
Of thee I sing (baby) --
Who's complaining? --
I got plenty o' nuthin'.
Responsibility: by Ira Gershwin, Gent.

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