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Hope, though slow she be, and late

Hope, though slow she be, and late

Author: Joseph Beaumont
Published in 6 hymnals

Author: Joseph Beaumont

Beaumont, Joseph, eldest son of Sir John Beaumont, was born March 3, 1615, educated at Westminster, and Peter House, Cambridge, and died Sept. 3, 1652. His Original Poems in English and Latin were published posthumously in 1749. In this work there is a fine poem on "Homo". This has been condensed into a hymn, beginning "As earth's pageant passes by." Consecration to God.) His Psyche (1st pub. 1647), together with selections from his Original Poems, &c., were reprinted in Dr. Grosart's Chertsey Worthies, 1877-80, in 2 volumes. -- John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology (1907)  Go to person page >

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First Line: Hope, though slow she be, and late
Author: Joseph Beaumont

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Instances (1 - 6 of 6)

Grammar School Hymn Book #d108

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Hymns for the Church of Christ (3rd thousand) #650

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Hymns for the Church of Christ. (6th thousand) #650

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The Disciples' Hymn Book #347

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The Harp #520

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The School Hymn-Book #308

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