Sacred Poetry and Music Reconciled: Or a Collection of Hymns, Original and Compiled, Intended to Secure, by the Simplest and Most Practicable Means, an Invariable Coincidence between the Poetic and the Musical Emphases, and Thus to Combine the Two Powers for the High Purpose of Religious.

By: Willard, Samuel, D. D. , A. A.s.

Price: $150.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Reddsih brown leather with gilt titles and decoration on spine. Wear on edges and extremities. Slight tear at top front of spine. Book starts with tile page so at least one, maybe two, endpapers are missing; I suspect one. Book is square and binding seems secure. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 360 pages; Includes Willard's essay as indicated by title along with the words for 518 hymns. The words and notes for five Chantrs follow the hymns. There is an Index as well. Not a common book; offers an interesting take on American hymnology.

Title: Sacred Poetry and Music Reconciled: Or a Collection of Hymns, Original and Compiled, Intended to Secure, by the Simplest and Most Practicable Means, an Invariable Coincidence between the Poetic and the Musical Emphases, and Thus to Combine the Two Powers for the High Purpose of Religious.

Author Name: Willard, Samuel, D. D. , A. A.s.

Categories: Music,

Publisher: Boston, Leonard C. Bowles: 1830

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 11632

Keywords: Religion Hymn