How pleasing to behold and see

How pleasing to behold and see

Author: John Dobell
Tune: MALVERN (Mason)
Published in 42 hymnals

Author: John Dobell

Dobell, John, b. 1757, d. May, 1840, was a port-gauger under the Board of Excise, at Poole, Dorset, and a person of some local note. In 1806 he published:— A New Selection of Seven Hundred Evangelical Hymns for Private, Family, and Public Worship (Many Original) from more than two hundred of the best Authors in England, Scotland, Ireland, and America, Arranged in alphabetical order; Intended as a Supplement to Dr. Watts's Psalms and Hymns. By John Dobell. Lond., Williams and Smith, 1806. Subsequently this Selection was increased to "More than Eight Hundred" hymns, and the wording of the title-page was changed in several instances. Dobell's account of this work is:— "The hymns here presented to the public I have collected from m… Go to person page >

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First Line: How pleasing to behold and see
Author: John Dobell
Copyright: Public Domain

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Instances (1 - 42 of 42)

A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #d138

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A Collection of Sacred Hymns, for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints #192

Christian Hymns #d93

Christian Psalms and Hymns to Aid in Public and Private Devotion #d386

Glad Hosannas #d40

Gloria in Excelsis #d272

Gloria in Excelsis #d165

Gospel Bells #d42

Gospel Light, or Hymns and Tunes for all Occasions of Christian Work and Worship #d170

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #162

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New Christian Hymn and Tune Book #162

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Pocket Hymns #298

Primitive Baptist Hymn and Tune Book. Rev. #d59

Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, 4th ed. #d83

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (14th stereotype ed.) #S44

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Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected. (7th ed.) #S129

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Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs #S44

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The Brethren Hymnody #66

The Centennial Hymnal #d148

The Christian Hymn Book (Ohio Auglaize Christian Conference) #d107

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The Christian Hymn Book #515

The Christian Hymnal #d289

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The Christian Hymnal #392

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The Christian hymnal #202

The Christian Hymnist #d217

The Christian Psalmist #d282

The Christian Psalmist (Numeral ed.) 10th ed., 1st rev. ed. #d169

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The Christian Psalmist #446

The Church and School #d79

The Hymnal #265

The New Christian Harp. 10th ed. #d92

The Saints' Harp #d389

The Saints' Hymnal #d140

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The Standard Church Hymnal #519

Two Hundred and Fifty-two Familiar Hymns #d75

Voice of Praise #d27

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