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|Alternative. Title||An old world serenade : Liebeslied = Rococo Ständchen = Serenade rococco|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IEM 40|
|Language||German (+ translations)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Romantic|
This work was a Europe-wide "hit" in 1895, and made the young publishing house Bosworth & Co., based in Leipzig, despite the English name, and only founded in 1889, into a major force. Bosworth continued to expand at a whirlwind pace until 1914, by which time it was publishing 30,000 titles.