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Far, far o'er hill and dell

Far, far o'er hill and dell

Tune: [Far, far o'er hill and dale]
Published in 38 hymnals

Text Information

First Line: Far, far o'er hill and dell
Copyright: Public Domain

Notes

Far, far o'er hill and dell, on the winds stealing. [Heaven anticipated]. Appeared anonymously in Winchell's Appendix to his Arrangement of Watts, 1832, in 5 stanzas of 4 lines. It is repeated in later collections, including H. W. Beecher's Plymouth Collection, 1855; the Baptist Praise Book 1871, and other American collections.

--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)

Timeline

Instances

Instances (1 - 38 of 38)
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A Collection of Hymns #449

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A Selection of Sacred Songs #57

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A Selection of Sacred Songs. 2nd ed. #57

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David's Harp #221

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Heart Songs #161

Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d55

Hymns for the Use of Sabbath Schools #d5

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Juvenile Songs #81

Oriola #d56

Oriola #d56

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Plymouth Collection #a1160

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Plymouth Collection of Hymns and Tunes; for the use of Christian Congregations #1160

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Revival Melodies, or Songs of Zion. #49

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Revival Songs #223

Revival Songs. 4th ed. #d69

Sacred Melodies #d68

Select Songs for the Singing Service in the Prayer Meeting and Sunday School #d54

Select Songs for the Sunday School #d56

Songs for the School Room #d25

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Songs of Glory, No.2 #65

Songs of Gratitude #d19

Supplement to Watts #d114

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The American School Hymn Book #CXV

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The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #CXV

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The Baptist Hymn and Tune Book #1160

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The Baptist Praise Book #1099

The Boston One-Line Psalmist #d44

The Choralist #d82

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The Christian Hymn Book #1098

The Christian Hymnal #d154

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The Christian Hymnal #724

The Millennial Harp #d108

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The Violet #27

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The Voice of melody #151

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