Not for the summer's hour alone

Not for the summer's hour alone

Author: L. H. Sigourney
Tune: NATICK
Published in 12 hymnals

Author: L. H. Sigourney

Sigourney, Lydia, née Huntley. This distinguished name stood at the head of the female poets of America a generation ago, and is still well remembered. Born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1791, she conducted a school in the same town from 1809 to 1814, when she removed to Hartford, where she was married to Charles Sigourney in 1819. Most of her subsequent life was spent at Hartford, and she died there, June 10, 1865. Her first publication was Moral Pieces in Prose and Verse, 1815. This was followed by 58 additional works. A thorough exploration of these, or of such of them are poetical, would be necessary to trace her hymns with accuracy. They, however, are more numerous than important. Many have been used in the older collections; some are… Go to person page >

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First Line: Not for the summer's hour alone
Author: L. H. Sigourney

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Church Harmonies: a collection of hymns and tunes for the use of Congregations #993

Family Singing Book. Rev ed. with Supplement #d194

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination #985

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Hymns for Christian Devotion: especially adapted to the Universalist denomination. (New ed.) #985

Prayers and Hymns for the Church and the Home #d422

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Songs for Social and Public Worship #396

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The Gospel Psalmist #932

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The Psalmody: a collection of hymns for public and social worship #992

The Sabbath Hymn Book. Baptist ed. #d695

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