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O 'tis a folly and a crime

O 'tis a folly and a crime

Author: Jane Taylor
Published in 27 hymnals

Author: Jane Taylor

Taylor, Jane, the younger of two sisters, was born at London, Sept. 23, 1783. Her gift in writing verse displayed itself at an early age. Her first piece was printed in the Minor's Pocket Book for 1804. Her publications included Display, a tale, 1815; Essays in Rhymes, 1816; and the posthumous work edited by her brother, entitled The Contributions of Q. Q., 1824, being pieces in prose and verse from the Youth's Magazine, to which she had contributed under the signature of "Q. Q." She died at Ongar, Essex, April 13, 1824. Her Memoir and Poetical Remains, were published by her father in 1825. The joint productions of the two sisters, Ann Taylor Gilbert & Jane Taylor, were:-- (1) Original Poems, 1805; (2) Hymns for the Nursery, 1806; (3) Hym… Go to person page >

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First Line: O 'tis a folly and a crime
Author: Jane Taylor

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Instances (1 - 27 of 27)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Collection of Spiritual Hymns: adapted to the Various Kinds of Christian Worship, and especially designed for the use of the Brethren in Christ. 2nd ed. #571Page Scan
A Manual of Devotion and Hymns for the House of Refuge, City of New York #235Page Scan
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns #d45
A Selection of Psalms and Hymns, for the use of Sunday Schools #6Page Scan
Canadian Sabbath-School Hymn Book #d191
Hymns and Offices of Worship: for use in schools: with an appendix of tunes #225Page Scan
Hymns for Schools and Families #d368
Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #344Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools #114Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Selected from Various Authoors #d166
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #219Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #219Page Scan
Hymns for Youth, Suitable to be Used in Sabbath and Parochial Schools #233Page Scan
Hymns, Selected and Original, for Sunday Schools of the Evangelical Lutheran Church #d332
Offices of Worship and Hymns: principally for use in schools. with an appendix of tunes (2nd and rev. ed.) #225Page Scan
Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d113
Prayer Meeting, Revival, and Union Hymns #d44
Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d196
Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #201Page Scan
Social Melodies #d90
Sunday-School Hymns #122Page Scan
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #235Page Scan
The American Sunday-School Hymn-Book #259Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d298
The Boston Sunday School Hymn Book: with devotional exercises. (Rev. ed.) #116Page Scan
Union Hymns. Rev. #d296
Union Hymns. Rev. #d301



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