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The scene was more beautiful far to my [the] eye

The scene was more beautiful far to my [the] eye

Author: Thomas Moore
Published in 8 hymnals

Author: Thomas Moore

Moore, Thomas, son of John Moore, a small tradesman at Dublin, was born in that city, May 28, 1779, educated at a private school and Trinity College, Dublin; read at the Middle Temple for the Bar; held a post under the Government in Bermuda for a short time, and died Feb. 26, 1852. His Memoirs, Journal, and Correspondence were published by Lord John Russell in 1855. In that work every detail concerning himself and his numerous publications, most of them of high poetical merit, will be found. His connection with hymnody is confined to his Sacred Songs, which were published in 1816, and again in his Collected Works, 1866. These Songs were 32 in all, and were written to popular airs of various nations. Of these Songs the following have passed… Go to person page >

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First Line: The scene was more beautiful far to my [the] eye
Author: Thomas Moore

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Instances

Instances (1 - 8 of 8)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A Selection of Sacred Songs. 2nd ed. #90Page Scan
A Selection of Sacred Songs: for the use of schools and academies #90Page Scan
Select Melodies, comprising the Best of Those Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use #d223
Select Melodies, Comprising the Best of Those Hymns and Spiritual Songs in Common Use not Found in the Standard Methodist Episcopal Hymnal #d225
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 #241Page Scan
Social Melodies #d110
Songs for the School Room #d120
The Social Lyrist: a Collection of Sentimental, Patriotic and Pious Songs #d24
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