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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A Companion to the Canadian Sunday School Harp: being a selection of hymns set to music, for Sunday schools and the social circle #157Page Scan
Grammar School Hymn Book #d121
Hymns for First-Day Schools #123Page Scan
Hymns for First-Day Schools (Rev. and Enl.) #123Page Scan
Jewels of Praise #116Page Scan
Linden Harp #d48
Linden Harp: a rare collection of popular melodies adapted to sacred and moral songs, original and selected. Illustrated. Also a manual of... #137Page Scan
Popular Hymns Number 2: for the work and worship of the church in public worship, prayer-meetings, revivals, conventions, Sunday-schools, young people's meetings, etc., etc. #217Page Scan
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
Select Melodies, Comprising the Best of Those Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use not Found in the Standard Methodist Episcopal Hymnal #d106
Select Melodies; Comprising the Best Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use, and not generally found in standard church hymn-books: as also a number of original pieces, and translations from...German #289Page Scan
Song Sermons for General Use and Special Services #213Page Scan
Songs in the Night; or Hymns for the Sick and Suffering. 2nd ed. #d71
Songs of Zion #d85
The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #CLXXXIII[CLXXII]Page Scan
The Canadian Sunday School Harp #d62
The Chapel Hymn Book (4th ed.) #d173
The Chapel Hymn Book. 5th ed. #d169
The Christian Hymn Book: a compilation of psalms, hymns and spiritual songs, original and selected (Rev. and enl.) #1158Page Scan
The Christian Hymnal #d310
The Christian Hymnal: a choice collection of hymns and tunes for congregational and social worship #782Page Scan
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
The School Hymn-Book: for normal, high, and grammar schools #305Page Scan
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
Zion's Harp ... Sacred Songs Not Found in the Methodist Hymn Book and Many Never Before Published with Several Original Pieces #d144
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