The Resource The shining star : a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools / by T. E. Perkins

The shining star : a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools / by T. E. Perkins

Label
The shining star : a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools / by T. E. Perkins
Title
The shining star
Title remainder
a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools / by T. E. Perkins
Creator
Contributor
Electrotyper
Publisher
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OBE
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1831-1912
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Perkins, Theodore E.
Form of composition
hymns
Format of music
voice score with accompaniment omitted
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1802-1878
  • approximately 1812-1874
  • 1818-1884
  • 1816-1868
  • 1839-1925
  • 1826-1888
  • 1835-1903
  • 1803-1887
  • 1821-
  • 1792-1872
  • 1815-1882
  • 1819-1901
  • 1713-1783
  • 1835-1902
  • 1800-1885
  • 1779-1843
  • 1865-1945
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huntington, Francis Junius
  • Alvord, Corydon A.
  • Vail, S. J.
  • Bradbury, William B.
  • Main, Hubert P.
  • Sherwin, William F.
  • Taylor, George Lansing
  • Webb, George James
  • Brown, H. E.
  • Pelton, Jeremiah M.
  • Mason, Lowell
  • Zundel, John
  • Bourne, Wm. Oland
  • Glaser, Johann Wendelin
  • Seward, Theodore F.
  • Oliver, Henry K.
  • Key, Francis Scott
  • Evans, John M
  • Sampson, J. W
  • Moore, E
  • Stowe, George
  • Max
  • Bost
  • Porter, E. S.
  • Brooks, A.
  • Metcalf, Frank J.
  • Smith & McDougal
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hymns
  • Hymns, English
  • Music
  • Patriotic music
  • Choruses, sacred (Mixed voices), unaccompanied
Label
The shining star : a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools / by T. E. Perkins
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [8] gatherings of [8] leaves ; wove paper
  • Copyright statement : dated 1863. -- t.p. verso
  • Manufacturing notes : "Electrotyped by Smith & McDougal, 82 & 84 Beekman St." ; "Printed by C. A. Alvord, 15 Vandewater St." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes index : with hymn titles and page numbers. -- p.[128]
  • ca. 124 hymns with tunes in close score ; arranged for SATB ; each headed by title ; many with metrical indication ; many with author/composer
  • Preface : "Multitudes have been willingly fettered by "Golden chains", thousand deluged by "Golden showers", and hundreds have been listeners to the pealing of the "Silver chimes". Amid all this commotion, we assure our friends that it has required no little courage to call the public attention to another book of the same sort ... Our earnest prayer has been, that it may prove a "Shining star" bright o'er hill and valley, cheering the shepherd and Sabbath-school flock wherever gathered.-- t.p. verso
  • Instructions : "... a few suggestions as to "Time" are respectfully tendered ... We have ... selected a few tunes ... and to each appended the time in which it should be performed, as some guide for the whole book of which these tunes may be deemed a fair specimen ..." ; eight titles follow, each with page numbers and explanation of time signatures. -- [1]
  • "Clergymen, or Superintendents of schools, to whom the Star shall prove acceptable, will confer a favor by communicating the same, with any words of communication, to the publisher." -- [1]
  • "Look how the bright, unfolding star calls up the shepherd." -- [1]
Extent
1 close score ([2], 128 p.) ; 12 x 15 cm.
Note
  • Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- adhered to front endpaper.
  • Defective : lacking binding.
System control number
(OCoLC)11095040
Label
The shining star : a new collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday schools / by T. E. Perkins
Publication
Note
  • Signatures (estimated) : [8] gatherings of [8] leaves ; wove paper
  • Copyright statement : dated 1863. -- t.p. verso
  • Manufacturing notes : "Electrotyped by Smith & McDougal, 82 & 84 Beekman St." ; "Printed by C. A. Alvord, 15 Vandewater St." -- t.p. verso
  • Includes index : with hymn titles and page numbers. -- p.[128]
  • ca. 124 hymns with tunes in close score ; arranged for SATB ; each headed by title ; many with metrical indication ; many with author/composer
  • Preface : "Multitudes have been willingly fettered by "Golden chains", thousand deluged by "Golden showers", and hundreds have been listeners to the pealing of the "Silver chimes". Amid all this commotion, we assure our friends that it has required no little courage to call the public attention to another book of the same sort ... Our earnest prayer has been, that it may prove a "Shining star" bright o'er hill and valley, cheering the shepherd and Sabbath-school flock wherever gathered.-- t.p. verso
  • Instructions : "... a few suggestions as to "Time" are respectfully tendered ... We have ... selected a few tunes ... and to each appended the time in which it should be performed, as some guide for the whole book of which these tunes may be deemed a fair specimen ..." ; eight titles follow, each with page numbers and explanation of time signatures. -- [1]
  • "Clergymen, or Superintendents of schools, to whom the Star shall prove acceptable, will confer a favor by communicating the same, with any words of communication, to the publisher." -- [1]
  • "Look how the bright, unfolding star calls up the shepherd." -- [1]
Extent
1 close score ([2], 128 p.) ; 12 x 15 cm.
Note
  • Frank Metcalf's bookplate -- adhered to front endpaper.
  • Defective : lacking binding.
System control number
(OCoLC)11095040

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