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  • A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley,, METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
  • A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley,, METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
  • A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley,, METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
  • A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley,, METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.
  • A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley,, METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.

Author Name    METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH.

Title   A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley,

Binding   Bound full calf with red morocco title label

Book Condition   double gilt fillets divide spine into 5 compartments, small strip .2 x 2cm chipped from top of spine, rubbed and scuffed a little, corners slightly bumped, acid-free archival paper pasted over front inside hinge, light damp stain in upper right corner of first 60pp, light to medium foxing, some dog-ears.

Size   5.5 x 8.4 x 3cm.

Highlights    Bound Full Calf with Red Morocco Title Label, Methodist Hymnal, NY, 1847 1847

Location Published   New York, NY

Inscription   Early owners name on recto of front free endpaper

Book Number   17858

METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH. A Collection of Hymns, For the use of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Principally from the collection of the Rev. John Wesley, M.A. Late Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford. Revised and Corrected. With a Supplement. [4 lines quotes, Psa. civ.33 & 1 Cor.xiv,15.] New-York: Published by G. Lane & C. B. Tippett, For the Methodist Episcopal Church, at the Conference Office, 200 Mulberry-street. Joseph Longking, Printer. 1847. 5.5 x 8.4 x 3cm. $80.00

From the preface: "The greater part of the hymns contained in the former selection are retained in this, and several from Wesley's and Coke's collections, not before published in this country, are added. The principal improvements which have been made, consist in restoring those which had been altered, as was believed for the worse, to their original state, as they came from the poetical pen of the Wesleys; for the following hymns were, except a few which have been taken from other authors, composed by the Rev. John and Charles Wesley..." Preface signed (i.e., printed) by Elijah Hedding, Beverly Waugh, Thomas A. Morris, Leonidas L. Hamline, Edmund S. Janes. From Notice: "In this improved edition of the Methodist Hymnbook, the tunes adapted to the hymns, and contained in the Methodist Harmonist, are named at the head of each hymn, together with the page of the Harmonist at which the tune may be found..."

Bound full calf with red morocco title label, double gilt fillets divide spine into 5 compartments, small strip .2 x 2cm chipped from top of spine, rubbed and scuffed a little, corners slightly bumped, acid-free archival paper pasted over front inside hinge, light damp stain in upper right corner of first 60pp, light to medium foxing, some dog-ears.

Early owners name on recto of front free endpaper: "Emeline Tubbs Book 1862."

Collation: 1-388, 394. Pagination: (1) title, (1) copyright, [3]-5 to members and friend of MEC, p.6 Notice & Caution, [7]-525 hymns, (1) blank, [527]-528 advertisement to supplement by N. Bangs, 529-596 hymns, p.597 contents, [598]-616 indexes.
(17858)

Price = 80.00 USD



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