The Resource A selection of hymns and poetry : for the use of infant and juvenile schools and families : in five parts, prepared at the request of the Committee of the Home and Colonial School Society

A selection of hymns and poetry : for the use of infant and juvenile schools and families : in five parts, prepared at the request of the Committee of the Home and Colonial School Society

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A selection of hymns and poetry : for the use of infant and juvenile schools and families : in five parts
Title
A selection of hymns and poetry
Title remainder
for the use of infant and juvenile schools and families : in five parts
Statement of responsibility
prepared at the request of the Committee of the Home and Colonial School Society
Title variation
Hymns & poetry for schools & families
Contributor
Attributed name
Bookseller
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EMT
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1806-1839
  • 1823-1910
  • 1793-1865
  • 1806-1865
  • 1814-1840
  • 1771-1854
  • 1799-1888
  • 1791-1865
  • 1793-1835
  • 1793-1847
  • 1731-1800
  • 1783-1826
  • 1765-1811
  • 1770-1850
  • 1762-1850
  • 1813-1843
  • 1784-1849
  • 1672-1719
  • 1762-1827
  • 1807-1886
  • 1725-1807
  • 1798-1873
  • 1802-1864
  • 1774-1843
  • 1648-1717
  • 1808-1889
  • 1807-1882
  • 1762?-1794
  • 1812-1873
  • 1790-1825
  • 1842-1928
  • 1814-1902
  • 1809-1844
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  • Hastings, Flora
  • Waring, Anna Letitia
  • Mayo, Elizabeth
  • Groombridge, Richard Coleman Henry
  • Chapman
  • Duncan, Mary Lundie
  • Montgomery, James
  • Howitt, Mary
  • Sigourney, L. H.
  • Hemans
  • Lyte, Henry Francis
  • Cowper, William
  • Heber, Reginald
  • Grahame, James
  • Wordsworth, William
  • Bowles, William Lisle
  • M'Cheyne, Robert Murray
  • Barton, Bernard
  • Addison, Joseph
  • Williams, Helen Maria
  • Trench, Richard Chenevix
  • Newton, John
  • Noel, Baptist Wriothesley
  • Morris, George
  • Southey, Robert
  • Guyon, Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte
  • Bonar, Horatius
  • Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth
  • Swaine, John
  • Parson, Elizabeth Rooker
  • Thompson
  • Stodart, M. A
  • Heale, J.
  • Vernieu
  • Herschell
  • Lynch, Henry
  • Cotterill, Jane Boak
  • Good, Mason
  • White, Hugh
  • Mann
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • De Vere, Aubrey
  • Stanley, Montague
  • Groombridge and Sons
  • Infant School Depository
  • Home and Colonial School Society
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  • Christian poetry, English
  • Hymns, English
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A selection of hymns and poetry : for the use of infant and juvenile schools and families : in five parts, prepared at the request of the Committee of the Home and Colonial School Society
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]8 B-Y8 ; wove paper
  • 396 numbered hymns and poems, intended for children ; each headed by title and number ; most with author's name included ; Appendix : 15 hymns and poems ; some hymns include name of corresponding tune
  • Includes indexes : "Table of first lines" -- p. [viii]-xvi ; "Index of subjects" -- p. 327-331
  • Printer's note and colophon : "Chapman, Printer, Paddington" -- t.p. verso and p. 331
  • Preface to the first edition : "This little volume, consisting of pieces, partly original, but chiefly selected from the works of Dr. Watts, Miss Taylor, and other[s] ... has been prepared at the request of the Home and Colonial Infant School Society ... in general, even the lighter pieces aim at the cultivation of the kindly affections, or lead to that taste for the beauties of nature ... The work is divided into five parts and the easiest hymns and verses are arranged in the first two ... The third part consists of portions of scripture history ... In the fourth and fifth parts, a few pieces of a higher character have been introduced." (dated 1838) -- p. [iii]-iv
  • "Preface to the second edition" -- p. v ; "Preface to the third edition" -- p. vi
  • "Notice to the fifth edition" : "Mr. Lowell Mason, of Boston, having given gratuitous instruction of singing ... and having kindly permitted the editor to insert some of the songs in this volume, a selection from "The primary songbook" and "The songbook of the schoolroom" will be found in the appendix" -- p. [vii]
  • Advertisement : "List of works published by the Home and Colonial School Society and sold at their depository, 16, St. Chad's Row, Gray's Inn Road, London (Adjoining the institution) -- p. [1]-[4] at back of book
  • Attributed to Elizabeth Mayo--Cf. NUC pre-1956
  • Bound in green wave-grain linen ; with stamped decorative lozenge on front and back covers, framed with straight rule ; spine bears title in gold ; heavy, yellow endpapers
Contents
  • Poetry for the young
  • p. 216-[316]
  • Appendix
  • p. 317-[325]
  • Hymns for infants
  • p. [1]-42
  • Easy verse for infants
  • p. 43-113
  • Portion of scripture history in verse
  • p. 114-159
  • Hymns for the young
  • p. 160-215
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
6th ed., enl. by many original pieces.
Extent
xvi, 331, [4] p.
Note
  • Inscriptions : pencilled notes by Nutter throughout, with indications of authorship ; "Edited by Mrs. Herbert Mayo" -- front endpaper ; "First Ed. 1838. Fourth Ed. 1849" -- t.p. ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Casing of book detaching from textblock ; outer hinges worn ; covers soiled ; spine with light damage ; paper very brittle and friable, with breakage at edges.
System control number
(OCoLC)41569600
Label
A selection of hymns and poetry : for the use of infant and juvenile schools and families : in five parts, prepared at the request of the Committee of the Home and Colonial School Society
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]8 B-Y8 ; wove paper
  • 396 numbered hymns and poems, intended for children ; each headed by title and number ; most with author's name included ; Appendix : 15 hymns and poems ; some hymns include name of corresponding tune
  • Includes indexes : "Table of first lines" -- p. [viii]-xvi ; "Index of subjects" -- p. 327-331
  • Printer's note and colophon : "Chapman, Printer, Paddington" -- t.p. verso and p. 331
  • Preface to the first edition : "This little volume, consisting of pieces, partly original, but chiefly selected from the works of Dr. Watts, Miss Taylor, and other[s] ... has been prepared at the request of the Home and Colonial Infant School Society ... in general, even the lighter pieces aim at the cultivation of the kindly affections, or lead to that taste for the beauties of nature ... The work is divided into five parts and the easiest hymns and verses are arranged in the first two ... The third part consists of portions of scripture history ... In the fourth and fifth parts, a few pieces of a higher character have been introduced." (dated 1838) -- p. [iii]-iv
  • "Preface to the second edition" -- p. v ; "Preface to the third edition" -- p. vi
  • "Notice to the fifth edition" : "Mr. Lowell Mason, of Boston, having given gratuitous instruction of singing ... and having kindly permitted the editor to insert some of the songs in this volume, a selection from "The primary songbook" and "The songbook of the schoolroom" will be found in the appendix" -- p. [vii]
  • Advertisement : "List of works published by the Home and Colonial School Society and sold at their depository, 16, St. Chad's Row, Gray's Inn Road, London (Adjoining the institution) -- p. [1]-[4] at back of book
  • Attributed to Elizabeth Mayo--Cf. NUC pre-1956
  • Bound in green wave-grain linen ; with stamped decorative lozenge on front and back covers, framed with straight rule ; spine bears title in gold ; heavy, yellow endpapers
Contents
  • Poetry for the young
  • p. 216-[316]
  • Appendix
  • p. 317-[325]
  • Hymns for infants
  • p. [1]-42
  • Easy verse for infants
  • p. 43-113
  • Portion of scripture history in verse
  • p. 114-159
  • Hymns for the young
  • p. 160-215
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
6th ed., enl. by many original pieces.
Extent
xvi, 331, [4] p.
Note
  • Inscriptions : pencilled notes by Nutter throughout, with indications of authorship ; "Edited by Mrs. Herbert Mayo" -- front endpaper ; "First Ed. 1838. Fourth Ed. 1849" -- t.p. ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Casing of book detaching from textblock ; outer hinges worn ; covers soiled ; spine with light damage ; paper very brittle and friable, with breakage at edges.
System control number
(OCoLC)41569600

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