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As fades the landscape from the sight

As fades the landscape from the sight

Author: Mrs. Barbauld
Published in 14 hymnals

Author: Mrs. Barbauld

Barbauld, Anna Laetitia, née Aikin, daughter of the Rev. John Ailrin, D.D., a dissenting minister, was b. at Kibworth-Harcourt, Leicestershire, June 20, 1743. In 1753 Dr. Aikin became classical tutor at a dissenting academy at Warrington. During her residence there she contributed five hymns to Dr. W. Enfield's Hymns for Public Worship, &c, Warrington, 1772. In the following year these were included in her Poems, Lond., J. Johnson, 1773. In May, 1774, Miss Aikin was married to the Rev. Rochemont Barbauld, a descendant of a French Protestant family, and a dissenting minister. For some years Mr. Barbauld conducted, in addition to his pastoral work, a boarding school at Palgrave, Suffolk. From this he retired in 1785. In 1786 he undertook t… Go to person page >

Text Information

First Line: As fades the landscape from the sight
Author: Mrs. Barbauld
Meter: 8.8.8.8
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 14 of 14)

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d64

Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d28

Hymns and Spiritual Songs with Choruses Affixed; as Usually Sung at Camp-Meetings. 24th ed. #d11

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (5th ed.) #B261

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Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected, for the Use of Christians. (8th ed.) #b261

Psalms and Hymns Adapted to Social, Private and Public Worship #d45

Sacred Melodies #d1

Selection of Hymns and Spiritual Songs #d11

Songs of Zion. 8th ed. #d11

The Christian Hymn Book #d42

The Christian Hymn Book. 7th ed. #d43

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The Christian Psalmist #597

The Western Harp #d16

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