Lot #365
Joey Ramone

Polished lyrics to the unreleased version of ‘Duke of Earl’
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Description

Polished lyrics to the unreleased version of ‘Duke of Earl’

Handwritten lyrics to the unreleased Joey Ramone cover of ‘Duke of Earl’ on both sides of a 13 x 10 manilla mailing envelope. Ramone writes in black felt tip (with grammar and spelling retained), in part; “As I I walk through this world/Nothing can stop the Duke of Earl/And you are my-y girl/And no one can hurt you o-no/Yes A I-oo o I’m gonna love you/Come baby hold your darlin’/Cause I’m the Duke of Earl/& when I hold you you are my dutchess, dutchess of Earl/An I walk throu-ough my Dukedom and the paradise we will share.” In fine condition, with a central vertical fold and scattered light creases. Provenance: Joey Ramone Estate. Accompanied by a letter of authenticity from the Joey Ramone Estate. Pre-certified Roger Epperson/REAL and RR Auction COA.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #403 - Ended February 21, 2013





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