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The meeting of the waters

There is not in the wide world a valley so sweet

Author: Thomas Moore
Published in 3 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: There is not in the wide world a valley so sweet
Title: The meeting of the waters
Author: Thomas Moore

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A Selection of Sacred Songs. 2nd ed. #85

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A Selection of Sacred Songs #85

Songs for the School Room #d132

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