Four Indian Love Lyrics

This is one of a series of posts about books used as source material for Art Song Central.

Book Title: Four Indian Love Lyrics: from “The Garden of Kama
Composer: Amy Woodforde-Finden (1860-1919)
Poet: Adela Florence Nicolson (1865-1904) using the pseudonym Laurence Hope
Publisher: Boosey & Co.
Copyright: 1903

Google Books has a downloadable copy of Four Indian Love Lyrics.


  1. The Temple Bells
  2. Less than the dust
  3. Kashmiri Song
  4. Till I wake

Kashmiri Song in particular had some enduring popularity.

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