Since this work was first published after 1924 with the prescribed copyright notice, it is unlikely that this work is public domain in the USA. However, it is in the public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted), the EU, and in those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years or less.
|First Publication||1927, London: Patterson's Publications|
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|Work Title||Three Nonsense Songs|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IVH 1|
|First Publication.||1927, London: Patterson's Publications|
|Librettist||Edward Lear (1812-1888)|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
The oldest edition of this on WorldCat is from 1927, "Originally scored for voice, strings, and winds; acc. reduced for piano." Diack's arrangement of "The Owl and the Pussy-Cat" for female chorus and piano was published in 1942, and his arrangement of the same song for unison chorus was published in 1949.