The Resource Lyra sacra : being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and fragments of sacred poetry, compiled and edited, with a preface, by Bourchier Wrey Savile

Lyra sacra : being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and fragments of sacred poetry, compiled and edited, with a preface, by Bourchier Wrey Savile

Label
Lyra sacra : being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and fragments of sacred poetry
Title
Lyra sacra
Title remainder
being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and fragments of sacred poetry
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited, with a preface, by Bourchier Wrey Savile
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
CUV
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1817-1888
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Savile, Bourchier Wrey
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 538-594
  • approximately 840-912
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  • 1823-1910
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  • 1724-1803
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  • 1779-1852
  • 1790-1869
  • 1637-1711
  • 1730?-1774
  • 1783-1824
  • 1774-1843
  • 1799-1877
  • 1791-1867
  • 1770-1835
  • 1785-1806
  • 1715-1786
  • 1807-1886
  • 1628-1688
  • 1789-1872
  • 1794-1878
  • 1791-1865
  • 1813-1843
  • 1588-1623
  • 1725-1807
  • 1799-1869
  • 1711-1771
  • 1657-1711
  • 1842-1928
  • 1090 or 1091-1153
  • approximately 150-approximately 215
  • 1730-1792
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  • Synesius
  • Ambrose
  • Gregory
  • Notker
  • Peter Damian
  • Gerhardt, Paul
  • Hildebert
  • Waring, Anna Letitia
  • Montgomery, James
  • Ogilvie, John
  • Cowper, William
  • Heber, Reginald
  • Zinzendorf, Nicolaus Ludwig
  • Keble, John
  • Lyte, Henry Francis
  • Klopstock, Friedrich Gottlieb
  • Raffles, Thomas
  • Hankinson, Thomas E.
  • Tersteegen, Gerhard
  • Moore, Thomas
  • Lamartine, Alphonse de
  • Ken, Thomas
  • Goldsmith, Oliver
  • Taylor, Jane
  • Southey, Robert
  • Tholuck, August
  • Edmeston, James
  • Hogg, James
  • White, Henry Kirke
  • Howard, Gorges Edmond
  • Trench, Richard Chenevix
  • Bunyan, John
  • Dale, Jan van den
  • M'Ghee, Robert J.
  • Bryant, William Cullen
  • Sigourney, L. H.
  • M'Cheyne, Robert Murray
  • Denny, Edward
  • Fletcher, Giles
  • Newton, John
  • Howitt, Richard
  • Gambold, John
  • Norris, John
  • Powerscourt
  • Derhazin
  • Lyttleton
  • Martin, Sarah
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • Bernard
  • Clement
  • Semonides
  • Horne, George
  • Spottiswoode & Co.
  • Edmonds & Remnants
  • Longman (Firm)
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  • Religious poetry
  • English poetry
  • Hymns, English
  • Hymns, Latin
  • Odes
Label
Lyra sacra : being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and fragments of sacred poetry, compiled and edited, with a preface, by Bourchier Wrey Savile
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]8 B-S8 T4 ; wove paper
  • ca. 253 religious poems and hymns ; separated topically as follows : Ancient hymns -- p. 1-36 ; Latin hymns -- p. 38-42 ; Psalms -- p. 43-52 ; Modern hymns -- p. 56-109 ; Odes -- p. 111-203 ; Fragments -- p. 206-267
  • "Contents" -- p. xii-xvi
  • Includes index (p. 272-276)
  • T.p. quote : "Sing us one of the songs of Zion" (Psalm cxxxvii. 3)
  • Preface [headed by printer's device] : " ... in the Lyra sacra, extracts from the chief of Englands most gifted bards will naturally find their place ... With regard to ... hymns ... the Editor wishes it to be understood that the term Ancient is used with latitude ... the Editor ... is indebted to "the Reverend of Neale" and to "Catherine Winkworth" for their admirable rendering of the Medieval and German hymns respectively ... the Editor ... invite[s] attention to a choice selection of Psalms ..." -- p. [v]-xii
  • Includes poems by Thomas a Kempis, Martin Luther, Thomas Sternhold, Addison, Schindler, Milton, Coleridge, Charles Wesley, Alexander Pope, George Herbert, Pythagoras, Longfellow, Byron, Schiller, Shelley, Watts, Shakespeare, Burns, Scott, Dryden, and Scott
  • Binding of purple ribbed texture linen ; covers stamped with lozenge shape at center, framed by double straight rule with floral stamp in each corner of frame ; spine bears vertical title in gold ; textblock edges painted red ; heavy red endpapers ; binder's ticket on back pastedown : "Bound by Edmond's & Remnants. London" ; poems each headed by printer's device ; most divided by ornamental rule ; sections divided by engraved images of angels, praying figures, urns, etc
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
xvi, 276 p.
Note
  • Inscriptions : Mary Dudley Baxter from D. B. Aug. 1861. Turbridge, Wells" in iron ink -- front endpapers ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Covers mildly abraded ; paper extremely brittle, but as yet undamaged.
System control number
(OCoLC)32221260
Label
Lyra sacra : being a collection of hymns ancient and modern, odes and fragments of sacred poetry, compiled and edited, with a preface, by Bourchier Wrey Savile
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]8 B-S8 T4 ; wove paper
  • ca. 253 religious poems and hymns ; separated topically as follows : Ancient hymns -- p. 1-36 ; Latin hymns -- p. 38-42 ; Psalms -- p. 43-52 ; Modern hymns -- p. 56-109 ; Odes -- p. 111-203 ; Fragments -- p. 206-267
  • "Contents" -- p. xii-xvi
  • Includes index (p. 272-276)
  • T.p. quote : "Sing us one of the songs of Zion" (Psalm cxxxvii. 3)
  • Preface [headed by printer's device] : " ... in the Lyra sacra, extracts from the chief of Englands most gifted bards will naturally find their place ... With regard to ... hymns ... the Editor wishes it to be understood that the term Ancient is used with latitude ... the Editor ... is indebted to "the Reverend of Neale" and to "Catherine Winkworth" for their admirable rendering of the Medieval and German hymns respectively ... the Editor ... invite[s] attention to a choice selection of Psalms ..." -- p. [v]-xii
  • Includes poems by Thomas a Kempis, Martin Luther, Thomas Sternhold, Addison, Schindler, Milton, Coleridge, Charles Wesley, Alexander Pope, George Herbert, Pythagoras, Longfellow, Byron, Schiller, Shelley, Watts, Shakespeare, Burns, Scott, Dryden, and Scott
  • Binding of purple ribbed texture linen ; covers stamped with lozenge shape at center, framed by double straight rule with floral stamp in each corner of frame ; spine bears vertical title in gold ; textblock edges painted red ; heavy red endpapers ; binder's ticket on back pastedown : "Bound by Edmond's & Remnants. London" ; poems each headed by printer's device ; most divided by ornamental rule ; sections divided by engraved images of angels, praying figures, urns, etc
Dimensions
17 cm.
Extent
xvi, 276 p.
Note
  • Inscriptions : Mary Dudley Baxter from D. B. Aug. 1861. Turbridge, Wells" in iron ink -- front endpapers ; Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Covers mildly abraded ; paper extremely brittle, but as yet undamaged.
System control number
(OCoLC)32221260

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