I hear thee speak of the better land

I hear thee speak of the better land

Author: Felicia D. B. Hemans
Published in 37 hymnals

Author: Felicia D. B. Hemans

Hemans, Felicia Dorothea, née Browne, was born in Liverpool, Sep. 25, 1793. In 1800, her father having suffered severe losses in business, removed with his family near to Abergele, N. Wales, where he died sometime after. In 1812 she was married to Captain Hemans, who, on retiring from the army sometime after, removed to Bronnylfa, near St. Asaph. Some years after he left his wife and children and proceeded to Italy, where he died. In 1828 Mrs. Hemans removed to Wavertree, near Liverpool, and in 1831 to Dublin, where she died May 16, 1835, and was buried in St. Ann's Church, Dawson Street, in that city. From 1808, when at 15 she published Poems, to 1834, when her Scenes & Hymns of Life appeared, she produced a great number of poems and othe… Go to person page >

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Author: Felicia D. B. Hemans

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Grammar School Hymn Book #d121

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Hymns for First-Day Schools #123

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Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #123

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Jewels of Praise #116

Linden Harp #d48

Revival and Camp Minstrel, containing the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs, Original and Selected #d146

School Recreations: the Catholic Teacher's Companion. 5th ed. #d53

Select Melodies, comprising the Best of Those Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use #d106

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Song Sermons for General Use and Special Services #213

Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d71

Songs of Zion #d85

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The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #CLXXXIII[CLXXII]

The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d62

The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d173

The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d169

The Christian Hymnal #d310

The Christian Melodist, a Collection of Popular Songs, for Use in Public and Social Meetings ... #d164

The Christian Psalmist #d309

The Christian Psalmist (Numeral ed.) 10th ed., 1st rev. ed. #d182

The Golden Harp #d131

The Message Bird #d35

The Sabbath School Service and Hymn Book #d24

The Sacred Melodeon #d43

The Sacred Minstrel #d39

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The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #305

The Social Lyrist: a Collection of Sentimental, Patriotic and Pious Songs #d13

The Spiritual Harp #d96

The Union Harp and Revival Chorister. Rev ed. #d168

The Village Hymn book #d114

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