The Resource Songs in the night : or, hymns for the sick and suffering, with an introduction by A. C. Thompson

Songs in the night : or, hymns for the sick and suffering, with an introduction by A. C. Thompson

Label
Songs in the night : or, hymns for the sick and suffering
Title
Songs in the night
Title remainder
or, hymns for the sick and suffering
Statement of responsibility
with an introduction by A. C. Thompson
Title variation
Hymns for the sick and suffering
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BZM
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1812-1901
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Thompson, A. C.
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Wilberforce, Samuel
  • Montgomery, James
  • Haweis, Thomas
  • Bowring, John
  • Southey, Caroline Bowles
  • Cowper, William
  • Trench, Richard Chenevix
  • Beddome, Benjamin
  • Mercer, Noel Silas
  • Lyte, Henry Francis
  • Bowdler, John
  • Monsell, John S. B.
  • Newton, John
  • Taylor, Jane
  • Fry, Caroline
  • Logan, John
  • Herrick, Robert
  • Whitehead, William
  • Ware, Henry
  • Stowell, Hugh
  • Quarles, Francis
  • Fletcher, Giles
  • Ken, Thomas
  • Toplady, Augustus
  • Steele, Anne
  • Guyon, Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte
  • Barton, Bernard
  • Hemans
  • Tappan, William B.
  • Barbauld
  • Muhlenberg, William Augustus
  • Jewsbury, Geraldine Endsor
  • Gellert, Christian Fürchtegott
  • Edmonstone
  • Fawcett
  • Baxter, Lydia
  • Taylor, E
  • Frank, Michael
  • Conder, John
  • Rinck, Christian H.
  • S.K. Whipple and Company
  • Metcalf and Company
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  • Hymns, English
  • Consolation
  • Religious poetry, English
Label
Songs in the night : or, hymns for the sick and suffering, with an introduction by A. C. Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-188 ; wove paper
  • ca. 227 short hymns ; without music ; each headed by title and short quote of scripture
  • Includes indexes : "Index of first lines" -- p. 274-281 ; "Index of subjects" -- p. [282]-288
  • Copyright statement : dated 1853 -- t.p. verso
  • "Cambridge [Mass.] : Metcalf and Company, Stereotypers and printers" -- t.p. verso
  • T.p. quote : "Where is my God, my Maker, who giveth songs in the night?" (Job xxxv.10)
  • "Preface to the second edition" : "So far as it is known to the compiler, this volume, in its previous edition, was the first of the kind published in this country ... the more usual and more important circumstances and spiritual necessities of the sickroom have been specifically remembered ... A passage of scripture ... is prefixed to each hymn ..." -- p. [iii]-v
  • "Introductory address to the invalid" -- p. [vi]-xvi
  • Includes poetry by Charles Wesley, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Luther, Doddridge, and Watts
  • Binding of ribbed brown linen ; covers bear stamp of angel, framed by Oxford rule ; heavy yellow endpapers
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
288 p.
Note
  • Inscriptions : "B. K. Peirce. 1853" -- front endpapers ; B. K. Peirce's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Spine lacking ; hinges worn ; paper very brittle but as yet undamaged.
System control number
(OCoLC)43433666
Label
Songs in the night : or, hymns for the sick and suffering, with an introduction by A. C. Thompson
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [1]8 2-188 ; wove paper
  • ca. 227 short hymns ; without music ; each headed by title and short quote of scripture
  • Includes indexes : "Index of first lines" -- p. 274-281 ; "Index of subjects" -- p. [282]-288
  • Copyright statement : dated 1853 -- t.p. verso
  • "Cambridge [Mass.] : Metcalf and Company, Stereotypers and printers" -- t.p. verso
  • T.p. quote : "Where is my God, my Maker, who giveth songs in the night?" (Job xxxv.10)
  • "Preface to the second edition" : "So far as it is known to the compiler, this volume, in its previous edition, was the first of the kind published in this country ... the more usual and more important circumstances and spiritual necessities of the sickroom have been specifically remembered ... A passage of scripture ... is prefixed to each hymn ..." -- p. [iii]-v
  • "Introductory address to the invalid" -- p. [vi]-xvi
  • Includes poetry by Charles Wesley, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Luther, Doddridge, and Watts
  • Binding of ribbed brown linen ; covers bear stamp of angel, framed by Oxford rule ; heavy yellow endpapers
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
288 p.
Note
  • Inscriptions : "B. K. Peirce. 1853" -- front endpapers ; B. K. Peirce's bookplate -- front pastedown.
  • Spine lacking ; hinges worn ; paper very brittle but as yet undamaged.
System control number
(OCoLC)43433666

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