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What is there, Lord, a child can do

What is there, Lord, a child can do

Author: Jane Taylor
Published in 25 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: What is there, Lord, a child can do
Author: Jane Taylor



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Hymns for Children and Youth #d40
Hymns for Children and Youth #d52
Hymns for Church and Home #203Page Scan
Hymns for Infant Minds #d43
Hymns for Infant Minds. Armstrong's 2nd ed. #d59
Hymns for Schools and Families #d537
Hymns for Schools and Families, Specailly Designed for the Children of the Church #349Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools #144Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth and Children #320Page Scan
Hymns for Sunday Schools, Youth, and Children #320Page Scan
Liturgy and Hymns for Sunday Schools #d185
Palm Leaves: a collection of Sunday school tunes and carols for the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church #30Page Scan
Portsmouth Sunday School Hymn Book #d182
Sabbath School and Social Hymns of the Reformed Protestant Dutch Church of the U.S.A. #d299
Sabbath School Psalmody #d51
Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #15Page Scan
Selection of Hymns for the Sunday School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church #21Page Scan
Sunday School Hymn Book #d177
The American Baptist Sabbath-School Hymn-Book #159Page Scan
The Baptist Sabbath School Hymn Book #d459
The Child's Hymn Book #66Page Scan
The Sunday School Child's Hymn Book. Rev. #d43
The Sweet Singer: a collection of hymns and tunes for Sunday-schools. Together with a variety suitable for day-schools, revival occasions, and the family circle #140Page Scan
Union Hymns. Rev. #d449
Union Hymns. Rev. #d463