The last rose of summer

'Tis the last rose of summer

Author: Thomas Moore
Published in 11 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 >

Text Information

First Line: 'Tis the last rose of summer
Title: The last rose of summer
Author: Thomas Moore
Copyright: Public Domain



Instances (1 - 11 of 11)

Fruits and Flowers #d159

Linden Harp #d153

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Linden Harp #28b

National Hymns #d136

School Recreations #d107

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The American School Hymn Book #CIX

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The American School Hymn Book. (New ed.) #CIX

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The Assembly Hymn and Song Collection #216

The Service Song Book #d167

The Songs of Zion #d30

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