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Published: 15 August 2002

470 Pages

ISBN: 9780198269731

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An Annotated Anthology of Hymns

Edited by J. R. Watson

  • Prints 250 hymns
  • Includes accurate and informative explanatory notes on the words and music of each hymn to aid appreciation and understanding
  • Accessible to non-specialists, yet also a useful source-book for scholars
  • Includes much-loved hymns and takes them seriously
  • The hymns are printed historically, not alphabetically, and are not split up according to subject as they woulkd be in a book for worship.
  • Includes a foreword by Timothy Dudley-Smith, the greatest living hymn-writer