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Die Blumen

Author: Wilhelm Hey

Hey, Johann Wilhelm, son of H. A. Hey, pastor at Leina, near Gotha, was born at Leina, March 26, 1789. He studied at the Universities of Jena and Göttingen, became in 1811 licentiate in theology, and, after varied tutorial work, was appointed in 1818 pastor at Töttelstadt, near Gotha. In 1827 he became court preacher at Gotha, where his preaching attracted large audiences, but being regarded as a Pietist, was in 1832 appointed superintendent of Ichtershausen. He died at Ichtershausen, May 19, 1854 (Koch, vii. 262-266; Allgemeine Deutsche Biographie, xii. 344-345; MS. from Pfarrer Ortlob of Leina). Hey's poems were mostly written for children. The best known are his Fabeln für Kinder, with illustrations by Otto Speckter, of which the fir… Go to person page >

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First Line: Wer hat die Blumen nur erdacht
Title: Die Blumen
Author: Wilhelm Hey
Language: German
Copyright: Public Domain

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349 Lieder fuer Schule und Haus in den Vereinigsten Staaten #d261

Concordia-Kinderchoere #d198

Evangelisches Liederbuch fuer Gemeinde-Schule-Haus #d106

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Glockenklänge #265

Sonntagschulbuch fuer Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden. Neue verm. Ausg. #d285

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Sonntagschulbuch für Evangelisch-Lutherische Gemeinden #212

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Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #289

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Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirche in den Vereinigten Staaten #290

Sonntagsschul-Gesangbuch der Reformirten Kirchen in den Vereinigten Staaten #d292

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