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Enough of life's vain scene I've trod

Enough of life's vain scene I've trod

Author: George Walker
Published in 13 hymnals

Author: George Walker

Walker, George, F.R.S., born 1735, at Newcastle-on-Tyne, educated by his uncle, Thomas Walker, dissenting minister at Durham, whom, after further study at Dr. Rotherhain's academy at Kendal, and at Edinburgh and Glasgow, he succeeded in the pulpit there. From Durham Walker removed to Great Yarmouth, and thence in 1772 to the Warrington Academy. While there he published The Doctrine of the Sphere. This and his Treatise on Conic Sections are the chief of his mathematical works. From 1774 to 1798 he was minister at the High Pavement Chapel, Nottingham, and took a prominent part in the public life of the town. His sermons on political events of the time attracted widespread attention, as did his tract The Dissenters’ Plea; or, an appeal of th… Go to person page >

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First Line: Enough of life's vain scene I've trod
Author: George Walker

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A Collection of Hymns and a Liturgy: for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches, to which are added prayers for families and individuals (New and Enl. Stereotype Ed.) #610Page Scan
A Collection of Psalms and Hymns: from Watts, Doddridge, and others (4th ed. with an appendix) #287Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (2nd ed. Enl. and Imp.) #158Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms for Social and Private Worship (6th ed.) #166Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms, for Social and Private Worship. (11th ed.) #166Page Scan
A Selection of Hymns and Psalms: for social and private worship (3rd ed. corr.) #158Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele, and others (2nd ed.) #287Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Poetry: consisting of psalms and hymns, from Watts, Doddridge, Merrick, Scott, Cowper, Barbauld, Steele ...compiled for the use of the Unitarian Church in Philadelphia #287Page Scan
Additional Hymns to the Collection of Hymns for the use of Evangelical Lutheran Churches #610Page Scan
Selection from Tate and Brady's Version of the Psalms; with Hymns by Various Authors, for the Church in Brattle-Square #d52
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d86
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d83
The Philadelphia Hymn Book; or, a selection of sacred poetry, consisting of psalms and hymns from Watts...and others, adapted to public and private devotion #287Page Scan



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