The Resource Sacred poetry

Sacred poetry

Label
Sacred poetry
Title
Sacred poetry
Contributor
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EMT
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1674-1748
  • 1785-1806
  • 1731-1800
  • 1725-1807
  • 1791-1867
  • 1783-1839
  • 1770-1835
  • 1647-1718
  • 1762?-1794
  • 1783-1826
  • 1717-1778
  • 1788-1863
  • 1703-1791
  • 1797-1864
  • 1769-1855
  • 1771-1854
  • 1714-1758
  • 1740-1778
  • active 1773-1791
  • 1791-1868
  • 1779-1838
  • 1683-1765
  • 1783-1815
  • 1771-1832
  • 1777-1844
  • 1787-1846
  • 1614-1687
  • 1714-1781
  • 1780-1861
  • 1765-1811
  • 1748-1810
  • 1783-1824
  • 1752-1804
  • 1664-1721
  • 1707-1788
  • 1793-1835
  • 1787-1864
  • 1748-1788
  • 1630-1687
  • 1583-1625
  • 1784-1849
  • 1778-1858
  • 1743-1825
  • 1770-1850
  • 1552?-1599
  • 1637-1711
  • 1679-1718
  • 1711-1771
  • 1798-1827
  • 1754-1832
  • -1785
  • 1606-1687
  • 1745-1833
  • 1784-1865
  • 1608-1674
  • 1662-1735
  • 1691-1739
  • 1762-1827
  • 1720-1769
  • 1688-1744
  • 1792-1836
  • 1735-1803
  • 1754-1829
  • 1762-1797
  • 1710-1787
  • 1774-1843
  • 1842-1928
  • 1702-1751
  • 1788?-1860
  • 1648-1717
  • 1730-1792
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Watts, Isaac
  • White, Henry Kirke
  • Cowper, William
  • Newton, John
  • Edmeston, James
  • Noel, Silas Mercer
  • Hogg, James
  • Hart, James
  • Swaine, John
  • Heber, Reginald
  • Steele, Anne
  • Raffles, Thomas
  • Wesley, John
  • Watts, Alaric Alexander
  • Kelly, Thomas
  • Montgomery, James
  • Hervey, James
  • Toplady, Augustus
  • De Fleury, Maria
  • Milman, Henry Hart
  • Grant, Robert
  • Young, Edward
  • Bowdler, John
  • Scott, Walter
  • Campbell, Thomas
  • Fry, Caroline
  • More, Henry
  • Conder, John
  • Cunningham, J. W.
  • Grahame, James
  • Cecil, Richard
  • Taylor, Jane
  • Wood, Abraham
  • Prior, Matthew
  • Wesley, Charles
  • Hemans
  • Malan, Cesar
  • Logan, John
  • Cotton, Charles
  • Gibbons, Orlando
  • Barton, Bernard
  • Wilson, Daniel
  • Barbauld
  • Wordsworth, William
  • Spenser, Edmund
  • Ken, Thomas
  • Parnell, Thomas
  • Gambold, John
  • Pollok, Robert
  • Crabbe, George
  • Grant, James
  • Waller, Edmund
  • More, Hannah
  • Palmerston, Henry John Temple
  • Milton, John
  • Wesley, Samuel
  • Wesley, Samuel
  • Williams, Helen Maria
  • Merrick, James
  • Pope, Alexander
  • Johnson, Samuel
  • Beattie, James
  • Hurn, William
  • Marriott, John
  • Lowth, Robert
  • Southey, Robert
  • Dale
  • Hislop
  • M'Comb, William
  • Da Costa
  • Cowper, Anne
  • James, P. M
  • Knowles, Herbert
  • Cumberland
  • Knox
  • Wardlaw
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • Doddridge, Philip
  • Fanshaw, Daniel
  • Guyon, Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte
  • Horne, George
  • Leavitt, Lord and Co
  • Crocker & Brewster
  • A. Balfour & Co
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Religious poetry, English
  • English poetry
  • Christian poetry
  • Hymns, English
Label
Sacred poetry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]8 B-2A8 ; wove paper
  • 276 numbered poems by various authors on religious themes ; each followed by author name
  • Includes indexes : "Index of first lines" -- p. [v]-xii ; "General index" -- p. [377]-384
  • T.p. verse : "I'll tune my harp, I'll strike its wires, / My Savior's praise to waken; / His love refines my warmest fires, / And keeps my heart unshaken. / And thus melodious chords arise, / And tone my feelings for the skies"
  • Printer's note : "D. Fanshaw, Printer" -- t.p. ; Printer's colophon : "Printed by A. Balfour & Co., Niddry Street." -- p. 384
  • Preface : "Experience has amply refuted Dr. Johnson's observation that devotional poetry is always unsatisfactory ... The high toned piety of a Cowper, and a Montgomery has given to their verses a charm and an elevation ... There are ... many, whose hopes are bounded by this present world ... [and], no doubt, dislike sacred poetry ... But, amidst all the natural alienation of the human mind from God there is, in every breast, a monitor which testifies against ungodliness and irreligion." -- p. [iii]-iv
  • Bound in tan linen with raised floral pattern ; title stamped in gold and framed by gold ornament
Dimensions
12 cm.
Edition
1st American, from 13th English ed.
Extent
384 p.
Note
  • C. S. Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Minor damage to outer and inner hinges ; cloth torn ; soiling to covers ; minor foxing ; textblock intact and in good condition.
System control number
(OCoLC)18471387
Label
Sacred poetry
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]8 B-2A8 ; wove paper
  • 276 numbered poems by various authors on religious themes ; each followed by author name
  • Includes indexes : "Index of first lines" -- p. [v]-xii ; "General index" -- p. [377]-384
  • T.p. verse : "I'll tune my harp, I'll strike its wires, / My Savior's praise to waken; / His love refines my warmest fires, / And keeps my heart unshaken. / And thus melodious chords arise, / And tone my feelings for the skies"
  • Printer's note : "D. Fanshaw, Printer" -- t.p. ; Printer's colophon : "Printed by A. Balfour & Co., Niddry Street." -- p. 384
  • Preface : "Experience has amply refuted Dr. Johnson's observation that devotional poetry is always unsatisfactory ... The high toned piety of a Cowper, and a Montgomery has given to their verses a charm and an elevation ... There are ... many, whose hopes are bounded by this present world ... [and], no doubt, dislike sacred poetry ... But, amidst all the natural alienation of the human mind from God there is, in every breast, a monitor which testifies against ungodliness and irreligion." -- p. [iii]-iv
  • Bound in tan linen with raised floral pattern ; title stamped in gold and framed by gold ornament
Dimensions
12 cm.
Edition
1st American, from 13th English ed.
Extent
384 p.
Note
  • C. S. Nutter's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Minor damage to outer and inner hinges ; cloth torn ; soiling to covers ; minor foxing ; textblock intact and in good condition.
System control number
(OCoLC)18471387

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