The Resource The Christian psalmist : or, hymns, selected and original : with an introductory essay, [by James Montgomery]

The Christian psalmist : or, hymns, selected and original : with an introductory essay, [by James Montgomery]

Label
The Christian psalmist : or, hymns, selected and original : with an introductory essay
Title
The Christian psalmist
Title remainder
or, hymns, selected and original : with an introductory essay
Statement of responsibility
[by James Montgomery]
Title variation
Christian psalmist
Creator
Contributor
Bookseller
Publisher
Sculptor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EMT
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1771-1854
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Montgomery, James
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1789-1853
  • 1774-1827
  • 1731-1800
  • 1725-1807
  • 1674-1748
  • 1702-1751
  • 1672-1719
  • 1707-1788
  • 1615-1691
  • 1842-1928
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  • Collins, William
  • Scott, John
  • Oliphant, W
  • Wakeman, W.F
  • Cowper, William
  • Newton, John
  • Watts, Isaac
  • Doddridge, Philip
  • Addison, Joseph
  • Wesley, Charles
  • Baxter, Richard
  • Whyte, W.
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • Whittaker, Treacher, and Arnot
  • Simpkin, Marshall and Co
  • Baldwin & Cradock
  • Wm. Curry, Jun. & Co
  • Hamilton, Adams & Co
  • Hurst, Chance and Co
  • Oliver & Boyd
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Hymns, English
Label
The Christian psalmist : or, hymns, selected and original : with an introductory essay, [by James Montgomery]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 562 numbered hymns [running title header : Christian psalmist] (indicating theme or occasion, intermittent scripture) : without music
  • Includes index--p. [xxxvii]-xlvii ; preceded by note : The Hymns marked M. are the original compositions of the Editor.--The Authors of those which are not marked, he has not been able to ascertain
  • Signatures : A-T12 ; pagination begins with front flyleaf bearing portraits on verso
  • Printed by W. Collins & Co. Glasgow--printer's colophon (p. 456) and verso t.p. (p. [iv]) ; Published by William Collins Glasgow--front flyleaf verso (p. [ii])
  • Portraits [in vignettes with ornate roseate borders] indicating : Cowper, Newton, Watts, Doddridge, Addison, C. Wesley ; with attribution : Engraved by John Scott 56 Trongate Glasgow--front flyleaf verso (p. [ii])
  • Contents [each section indicated also by separate preceding leaf, text header and running header] : Part first. Scripture subjects, ... Page 51 [-135] [hymns no. 1-128] ; Part second. Prayer and praise, ... 135 [-211] [no. 130-230]; Part third. Special occasions, ... 215 [-277] [no. 232-324]; Part fourth. Miscellaneous hymns, ... 281 [-389] [no. 325-461]; Part fifth. Original hymns, ... 383 [-456] [no. 462-562]
  • Introductory essay : historical overview of sacred song from ancient cultures to contemporary England ; includes phrase "the piety of Watts, the ardour of Wesley, and the tenderness of Doddridge" as desiderata for hymns added to poetic merit ; requirements for hymns and recommendations (or otherwise) of specific hymnologists and sources (the "Moravian hymn-book" among the latter)--p. [v]-xxxiii (signed : J.M. Sheffield, October, 1825)
  • Quotation [from] : Baxter's Saints' rest--t.p
  • Binding of blue cloth [pebble or sand-grain] on boards ; spine detached ; gilt spine title
Dimensions
15 cm. (12mo)
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
456 p.
Note
C.S. Nutter's occasional indications of authorship for individual hymns throughout.
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)26793151
Label
The Christian psalmist : or, hymns, selected and original : with an introductory essay, [by James Montgomery]
Publication
Note
  • 562 numbered hymns [running title header : Christian psalmist] (indicating theme or occasion, intermittent scripture) : without music
  • Includes index--p. [xxxvii]-xlvii ; preceded by note : The Hymns marked M. are the original compositions of the Editor.--The Authors of those which are not marked, he has not been able to ascertain
  • Signatures : A-T12 ; pagination begins with front flyleaf bearing portraits on verso
  • Printed by W. Collins & Co. Glasgow--printer's colophon (p. 456) and verso t.p. (p. [iv]) ; Published by William Collins Glasgow--front flyleaf verso (p. [ii])
  • Portraits [in vignettes with ornate roseate borders] indicating : Cowper, Newton, Watts, Doddridge, Addison, C. Wesley ; with attribution : Engraved by John Scott 56 Trongate Glasgow--front flyleaf verso (p. [ii])
  • Contents [each section indicated also by separate preceding leaf, text header and running header] : Part first. Scripture subjects, ... Page 51 [-135] [hymns no. 1-128] ; Part second. Prayer and praise, ... 135 [-211] [no. 130-230]; Part third. Special occasions, ... 215 [-277] [no. 232-324]; Part fourth. Miscellaneous hymns, ... 281 [-389] [no. 325-461]; Part fifth. Original hymns, ... 383 [-456] [no. 462-562]
  • Introductory essay : historical overview of sacred song from ancient cultures to contemporary England ; includes phrase "the piety of Watts, the ardour of Wesley, and the tenderness of Doddridge" as desiderata for hymns added to poetic merit ; requirements for hymns and recommendations (or otherwise) of specific hymnologists and sources (the "Moravian hymn-book" among the latter)--p. [v]-xxxiii (signed : J.M. Sheffield, October, 1825)
  • Quotation [from] : Baxter's Saints' rest--t.p
  • Binding of blue cloth [pebble or sand-grain] on boards ; spine detached ; gilt spine title
Dimensions
15 cm. (12mo)
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
456 p.
Note
C.S. Nutter's occasional indications of authorship for individual hymns throughout.
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)26793151

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