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Three centuries of American hymnody

Print Book, English, 1968 c1940
Archon Books, [Hamden, Conn.], 1968 c1940
Criticism, interpretation, etc
x, 418, [23] pages : facsimile ; 23 cm
The heritage of English psalmody
The reign of the Bay psalm book
The revival of singing in eighteenth-century New England
The early hymns and times of the German settlers in Pennsylvania
The transition from psalmody to hymnody
The opening of a new era, 1800-1830
The mid-century flood tide, 1831-1865
Hymns of the last third of the nineteenth century, 1866-1900
Hymns of the twentieth century
Retrospect and prospect
"With a new appendix, Recent American hymnody, reprinted ... from the Papers of the Hymn Society, vol. XVII, 1952": pages [419]-[441]