The University Hymn Book; For Use in the Chapel of Harvard University

The University Hymn Book; For Use in the Chapel of Harvard University

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ...curate of Eastbourne, Sussex, 1850; curate at Brighton and lecturer at St. Peter's, Brighton, 1852; vicar of Crewe Green and chaplain to Lord Crewe, 18860; rector of Hinstock, 1872, of Barnes, 1876, of White Roding, 1886: was one of the editors of the S. P. C. K., Church Hymns, writing the notes. Matthew Arnold said "he was the greatest hymn-writer of his time." From his Hymns Original and Translated, 1888, have been here taken stanzas 1, 2, 3, 6 of the 6 stanzas in 4 lines which he wrote in 1868, and first published that year in Hymns compiled for use in Chester Cathedral, beginning, This is the day of light 33 and all but the first 4 lines of stanza 3 of the 3 stanzas of 8 lines, written in 1870 "for a mid-day service in a City Church," beginning, Behold us, Lord, a little space 40 and all of the 4 stanzas in 4 lines, written in 1870 " at request of a friend, for use at the close of service on Sunday afternoons when, as in Summer, strictly evening hymns would be unsuitable," beginning, The Lord be with us as we bend 46 and all of the revised and abridged version in 4 stanzas of 4 lines which he made for the 18868 Appendix to Hymns Ancient and Modern, from the hymn in 5 stanzas of 4 lines which he wrote for a Festival of Parochial Choirs, Nantwich, 1866, beginning. Saviour, again to thy dear name we raise. 256 and all but stanza 4 of the 5 stanzas of 6 lines, enlarged from the 3 stanzas of 4 lines which he wrote and first published in his Hymns for Schools and Bible Classes, 1858, beginning, God of the living, in whose eyes 281 and all of the 5 stanzas in 4 lines written for Church Hymns, 1871, beginning, O Lord of life and death, we come 286 Elliott, Charlotte 1789-1871, daughter of Charles Elliott of Clapham more

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  • Paperback | 66 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 4mm | 136g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • Abridged
  • abridged edition
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236606779
  • 9781236606778