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Plymouth Sunday-school hymnal : for use in schools, prayer-meetings, and missions, edited by Thomas G. Shearman and Walton N. Ellis

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Plymouth Sunday-school hymnal : for use in schools, prayer-meetings, and missions
Title
Plymouth Sunday-school hymnal
Title remainder
for use in schools, prayer-meetings, and missions
Statement of responsibility
edited by Thomas G. Shearman and Walton N. Ellis
Creator
Contributor
Author of introduction,
Editor
Publisher
Provider
Printer
Subject
Genre
Accompanying matter
  • technical and or historical information on instruments
  • libretto or text
Cataloging source
BHA
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1834-1900
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Shearman, Thomas G.
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  • 1835-1922
  • 1839-1916
  • 1838-1896
  • 1818-1901
  • 1803-1856
  • 1813-1893
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  • Ellis, Walton N
  • Abbott, Lyman
  • Barrett, George S.
  • Barnby, Joseph
  • Hopkins, E. J.
  • Adam, Adolphe
  • Dwight, John Sullivan
  • Outlook Company
  • John Wilson and Son
  • Plymouth Church (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.)
  • Internet Archive (Firm)
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  • Hymns, English
  • Hymns
  • Prayer-meetings
  • Missions
Label
Plymouth Sunday-school hymnal : for use in schools, prayer-meetings, and missions, edited by Thomas G. Shearman and Walton N. Ellis
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Publication
Note
  • "Copyright, 1892, by Thomas G. Shearman" ; "University Press: John Wilson and Son, Cambridge"--t.p. verso
  • Includes indexes [each with running header] : ... of hymns--p. [v]-viii ; ... of tunes--p. [ix]-x
  • Contents leaf : Order of exercises [19 divisions ; no. 5 (on leaf itself) is responsive between school and superintendant, with footer directing attitude and dismission for children]--preceding text and following p. x
  • ca. 252 hymns, anthems, etc., mostly with music (ca. 11 as words for second hymn) [close and piano score, short title header] (indicating name of tune, meter, author or origin, composer or source, and [at foot] theme)--p. [1]-284
  • Topical divisions [shown parenthetically in running footers] : The Lord's day ; Morning ; Evening ; The Father ; The Son ; Jeus, his praise ; ... his life and nature ; To Jesus ; Christmas ; The Passion ; Easter ; The Holy Ghost ; The Trinity ; Christian experience ; Penitence ; Prayer ; Times and seasons ; Infants ; Death ; Heaven
  • "O Holy Night!" [Adolphe Adam, translation by J.S. Dwight]--118-125
  • "The object of the Sunday-school ... sacred service, centred about the Bible as the text-book of the Christian religion .... The music ... not an aesthetic prelude and postlude to ... study; it is the expression of that life of faith and hope and love .... [none] can be too good .... Children, no less than adults are entitled to the best .... this Hymnal is constructed, by one who in Plymouth Sunday-School hasdemonstrated [this] .. capacity ...."--Preface p. [iii] (signed : Lyman Abbott. Plymouth Church, Brooklyn, New York)
  • "This book ... outcome of ... experience in Sunday-schools, as teacher and superintendent on the part of one editor, and as precentor on the part of the other ...." ; "The selections ... chiefly from the three Congregational Hymnals (Sunday-school, Church, and mission) edited by Rev. George S. Barrett, Joseph Barnby, and E.J. Hopkins .... many selections ... from 'Hymns Ancient and Modern,' Barnby's 'Hymnary,' Sullivan's 'Church Hymns,' Dr. Allon's ... 'Psalmist Hymnal' ...."--Editors' preface p. [iv] (signed : Thomas G. Shearman. Walton N. Ellis)
  • Olive-colored linen binding : front cover with short title stamped in black. T.p. device [torch with wreath] bears Greek motto : "Eis to prosthen."
Dimensions
16 x 19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, [1], 284 p.
Note
  • Spine and boards detached with outer endpapers ; inner endpapers detaching. Textblock acidic and slightly brittle. Paper with tears and creases; mild water damage and acid migration.
  • Outer front endpapers gift bookplate [Boston University College of Liberal Arts Library] with inscription : "Prof. N.A. Kent January [19]19 ..." ; inner front endpapers bookplate [... College of Music Library] with typed date : January 6, 1951 ....
  • Inscription on t.p. verso : "Gift of Prof. N.A. Kent January 1919."
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)8879696
Label
Plymouth Sunday-school hymnal : for use in schools, prayer-meetings, and missions, edited by Thomas G. Shearman and Walton N. Ellis
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Copyright, 1892, by Thomas G. Shearman" ; "University Press: John Wilson and Son, Cambridge"--t.p. verso
  • Includes indexes [each with running header] : ... of hymns--p. [v]-viii ; ... of tunes--p. [ix]-x
  • Contents leaf : Order of exercises [19 divisions ; no. 5 (on leaf itself) is responsive between school and superintendant, with footer directing attitude and dismission for children]--preceding text and following p. x
  • ca. 252 hymns, anthems, etc., mostly with music (ca. 11 as words for second hymn) [close and piano score, short title header] (indicating name of tune, meter, author or origin, composer or source, and [at foot] theme)--p. [1]-284
  • Topical divisions [shown parenthetically in running footers] : The Lord's day ; Morning ; Evening ; The Father ; The Son ; Jeus, his praise ; ... his life and nature ; To Jesus ; Christmas ; The Passion ; Easter ; The Holy Ghost ; The Trinity ; Christian experience ; Penitence ; Prayer ; Times and seasons ; Infants ; Death ; Heaven
  • "O Holy Night!" [Adolphe Adam, translation by J.S. Dwight]--118-125
  • "The object of the Sunday-school ... sacred service, centred about the Bible as the text-book of the Christian religion .... The music ... not an aesthetic prelude and postlude to ... study; it is the expression of that life of faith and hope and love .... [none] can be too good .... Children, no less than adults are entitled to the best .... this Hymnal is constructed, by one who in Plymouth Sunday-School hasdemonstrated [this] .. capacity ...."--Preface p. [iii] (signed : Lyman Abbott. Plymouth Church, Brooklyn, New York)
  • "This book ... outcome of ... experience in Sunday-schools, as teacher and superintendent on the part of one editor, and as precentor on the part of the other ...." ; "The selections ... chiefly from the three Congregational Hymnals (Sunday-school, Church, and mission) edited by Rev. George S. Barrett, Joseph Barnby, and E.J. Hopkins .... many selections ... from 'Hymns Ancient and Modern,' Barnby's 'Hymnary,' Sullivan's 'Church Hymns,' Dr. Allon's ... 'Psalmist Hymnal' ...."--Editors' preface p. [iv] (signed : Thomas G. Shearman. Walton N. Ellis)
  • Olive-colored linen binding : front cover with short title stamped in black. T.p. device [torch with wreath] bears Greek motto : "Eis to prosthen."
Dimensions
16 x 19 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, [1], 284 p.
Note
  • Spine and boards detached with outer endpapers ; inner endpapers detaching. Textblock acidic and slightly brittle. Paper with tears and creases; mild water damage and acid migration.
  • Outer front endpapers gift bookplate [Boston University College of Liberal Arts Library] with inscription : "Prof. N.A. Kent January [19]19 ..." ; inner front endpapers bookplate [... College of Music Library] with typed date : January 6, 1951 ....
  • Inscription on t.p. verso : "Gift of Prof. N.A. Kent January 1919."
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)8879696

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