Far, far o'er hill and dell

Far, far o'er hill and dell

Tune: [Far, far o'er hill and dale]
Published in 37 hymnals

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


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)



Instances (1 - 37 of 37)
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A Collection of Hymns: Supplementary to the Psalms and Hymns of Dr. Watts #449

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

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Heart Songs : For Sunday Schools #161

Hymns for Social Worship. 6th ed. #d55

Hymns for the Use of Sabbath Schools #d5

Oriola #d56

Oriola #d56

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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

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

Songs of Gratitude #d19

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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 Praise Book #1099

The Boston One-Line Psalmist: embracing Day and Beal's New Musical Notation #d44

The Choralist #d82

The Christian Hymnal #d154

The Millennial Harp #d108

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