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G. W. Hunter's 'Riding On The Top Of An Omnibus'

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G. W. Hunter's 'Riding On The Top Of An Omnibus'

Above - G. W. Hunter's 'Riding On The Top Of An Omnibus'

Note that the Omnibus displays an advertisement for the Oxford Music Hall

See also The Putney Bus

 

Below is the record for this song from the database of Both the Oxford OLIS and the Bodleian Pre-1920 Catalogues

Title: Riding on the top of an omnibus / written, composed
and sung by G.W. Hunter.
Author: Hunter, G. W. 1851-1927.
Publisher: London : Francis Bros. & Day, [1886]
Date: [1886]
Description: 1 score (5 p.) : col. port. ; 36 cm.
Notes: Song for voice and piano.
First line: While riding on the top of an omnibus.
First line of chorus: Riding on the top of an omnibus.
Pictorial t.p. (col.): Alfred Concanen, lith.
Portrait on t.p.: G.W. Hunter.
Words printed separately on p. 5.
Subjects: Popular music --To 1901.
Horse-drawn omnibuses Songs and music. --Songs and music.
Alternate Title: While riding on the top of an omnibus
Other Names: Concanen, Alfred, 1835-1886
Holdings:
Location: Bodleian BOD Bookstack Call Number: Mus. 5c
c.2
LCN: 15353817.

 

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