The Resource A collection of psalms and hymns : for social and private worship, [compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall]

A collection of psalms and hymns : for social and private worship, [compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall]

Label
A collection of psalms and hymns : for social and private worship
Title
A collection of psalms and hymns
Title remainder
for social and private worship
Statement of responsibility
[compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall]
Title variation
Psalms and hymns
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CUT
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Bible
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1786-1845
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Sewall, Henry D.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1842-1928
  • 1773-1836
  • 1779-1831
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  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • White, Elihu
  • Paul, Abraham
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  • Hymns, English
  • Unitarian churches
Label
A collection of psalms and hymns : for social and private worship, [compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 504 numbered hymns, etc. (indicating meter, theme or scripture, author)--p. 23-404 ; 12 numbered doxologies [text header] (captioned for meter)--p. 405-408 : without music
  • Includes indexes : of first lines--p. [vii]-xx, [xxi] ; for finding a hymn adapted to a particular subject or occasion--p. 409-420
  • Signatures : A-Z6, 2A-2L6 [W inest]
  • Half-title : Psalms and hymns, alphabetically arranged, in three parts : I. Of prayer and praise, and for the introduction and close of public worship. II. For particular subjects of discourses. III. For particular occasions, and for private and domestic devotion--p. [v]
  • Compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall : Cf. Mansell
  • Stereotyped by E. White, New York--t.p
  • T.p. scripture : "God is the King of all the earth: Sing ye praises with understanding--Ps. xlvii.7."
  • Arrangement in two parts [headers at beginnings of texts, running headers] : Part first. Hymns of general prayer and praise, and for the introduction and close of worship (no. 1-120)--p. 23-114 ; Part second. Hymns for particular subjects of discourses (no. 121-400)--p. 145-324 ; Part the third. Hymns for particular occasions, and for private and domestic devotion (no. 401-504)--p. 325-404 ; Doxologies (no. 1-12)--p. 405-408
  • "The following ... found to aim at no sectarian distinctions" ; "The works ... consulted, as far as practicable, in the originals, and many passages ... restored from the readings in common use. In deviating from the first copies, the Compiler has had principally the ... objects ... stated. In other alterations ... his design to adapt the sentiments to the different classes of character which make up every assembly of worshippers, and some of whom cannnot, with propriety, be supposed to use expressions ... fitted only to those who have made the highest attainments .... He has ... marked as altered, only those hymns in which any change has been made by himself. Hymns which have never appeared before in any collection published in this country ... distinguished by an obelisk .... Those with an asterisk ... are originals, for which the Compiler is principally indebted to his friends"--Pref. p. [iii-iv] (dated : New York, Oct. 3, 1820)
  • Metres [13 listed]--p. [vi]
  • Binding of leather on boards
Dimensions
16 cm.
Edition
Second editon.
Extent
420 p.
Note
  • Inscription : "D.D." (front endpapers).
  • C.S. Nutter's inscriptions : "1st Ed., 1820," "Henry F. [corrected "D."] Sewall Second Eds., '23, '24 and (Benson, p. 176) '27" (front flyleaf verso).
System control number
(OCoLC)8173412
Label
A collection of psalms and hymns : for social and private worship, [compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall]
Publication
Note
  • 504 numbered hymns, etc. (indicating meter, theme or scripture, author)--p. 23-404 ; 12 numbered doxologies [text header] (captioned for meter)--p. 405-408 : without music
  • Includes indexes : of first lines--p. [vii]-xx, [xxi] ; for finding a hymn adapted to a particular subject or occasion--p. 409-420
  • Signatures : A-Z6, 2A-2L6 [W inest]
  • Half-title : Psalms and hymns, alphabetically arranged, in three parts : I. Of prayer and praise, and for the introduction and close of public worship. II. For particular subjects of discourses. III. For particular occasions, and for private and domestic devotion--p. [v]
  • Compiled by Henry Devereux Sewall : Cf. Mansell
  • Stereotyped by E. White, New York--t.p
  • T.p. scripture : "God is the King of all the earth: Sing ye praises with understanding--Ps. xlvii.7."
  • Arrangement in two parts [headers at beginnings of texts, running headers] : Part first. Hymns of general prayer and praise, and for the introduction and close of worship (no. 1-120)--p. 23-114 ; Part second. Hymns for particular subjects of discourses (no. 121-400)--p. 145-324 ; Part the third. Hymns for particular occasions, and for private and domestic devotion (no. 401-504)--p. 325-404 ; Doxologies (no. 1-12)--p. 405-408
  • "The following ... found to aim at no sectarian distinctions" ; "The works ... consulted, as far as practicable, in the originals, and many passages ... restored from the readings in common use. In deviating from the first copies, the Compiler has had principally the ... objects ... stated. In other alterations ... his design to adapt the sentiments to the different classes of character which make up every assembly of worshippers, and some of whom cannnot, with propriety, be supposed to use expressions ... fitted only to those who have made the highest attainments .... He has ... marked as altered, only those hymns in which any change has been made by himself. Hymns which have never appeared before in any collection published in this country ... distinguished by an obelisk .... Those with an asterisk ... are originals, for which the Compiler is principally indebted to his friends"--Pref. p. [iii-iv] (dated : New York, Oct. 3, 1820)
  • Metres [13 listed]--p. [vi]
  • Binding of leather on boards
Dimensions
16 cm.
Edition
Second editon.
Extent
420 p.
Note
  • Inscription : "D.D." (front endpapers).
  • C.S. Nutter's inscriptions : "1st Ed., 1820," "Henry F. [corrected "D."] Sewall Second Eds., '23, '24 and (Benson, p. 176) '27" (front flyleaf verso).
System control number
(OCoLC)8173412

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