How beautiful the setting sun

How beautiful the setting sun

Author: Eliza Lee Follen
Published in 20 hymnals

Author: Eliza Lee Follen

Follen, Eliza Lee, née Cabot, a well-known Unitarian writer, daughter of Samuel Cabot, born at Boston, August 15, 1787, and married, in 1828, to Professor Charles Follen, who perished on board the "Lexington," which was burnt on Long Island Sound, Jan. 13,1840. Mrs. Follen died at Brookline, Mass., 1860. She was a voluminous writer. Her Poems were first published at Boston (Crosby & Co.), 1839, and whilst she was in England she issued another volume for children's use, entitled The Lark and the Linnet, in 1854. Both volumes also contain some translations from the German, and versions of a few Psalms. Her best known hymns are:— 1. How sweet to be allowed to pray. Resignation. Appeared in the Christian Disciple, Sept., 1818,… Go to person page >

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First Line: How beautiful the setting sun
Author: Eliza Lee Follen



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Grammar School Hymn Book #d109
Hymns for Children and Young Persons #d189
Hymns for Schools and Families #d49
Hymns for Schools and Families #44Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday School Worship #d32
Hymns for Sunday Schools. 2nd ed. #d24
Mission Songs: a collection of hymns and music, designed for Sabbath schools #28Page Scan
Ocean Melodies, and Seamen's Companion: a collection of hymns and music; for the use of Bethels, Chaplains of the Navy and private devotion of Mariners #39aPage Scan
Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d60
Selected Hymns for the Use of Children in Families or Sunday School #d43
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #82Page Scan
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d154
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d150
The Golden Harp #d110
The Morning Stars Sang Together: a book of religious songs for Sunday schools and the home circle #29Page Scan
The Sabbath School Lute: a selection of hymns and appropriate melodies, adapted to the wants of Sabbath schools, families and social meetings #92Page Scan
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #65Page Scan
The Sunday School Liturgy. (4th ed.) #99Page Scan
Unity Services and Songs #68Page Scan
Youthful Voices #d88
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