Spiritual songs from English mss. of fourteenth to sixteenth centuries by Frances M. M. Comper

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Published by Society for promoting Christian knowledge, Macmillan in London, New York .

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  • Religious poetry, English.,
  • English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- Modernized versions.,
  • Manuscripts, English (Middle)

Edition Notes

First published in 1936.

Book details

Statementedited by Frances M. M. Comper ; with a preface by Herbert J. C. Grierson.
ContributionsSociety for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)
LC ClassificationsPR1191 .C58
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 293, [1] p. ;
Number of Pages293
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6350704M
LC Control Number37005778

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Spiritual songs from English mss. of fourteenth to sixteenth centuries. London: Society for promoting Christian knowledge ; New York: Macmillan, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Frances M M Comper; Society for Promoting Christian.

The index of first lines of hymns written in English between showed hymns by 60 authors, 60 hymns by unidentified authors, and 7 hymns by unknown authors but dating from the period.

This number was sufficient to dispel the idea that the English hymn Author: Edna Dorintha Parks. English literature has been less fortunate, and yet there are extant a goodly number of Middle English songs.

1: With the exception of two notable anthologies of love lyrics and religious poems, these songs were not committed to writing until the fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries. 17th Century: "Physical" Ina spark entered the flowing consonant harmonies of 16th century music and opera and classical songs were born, and sacred music that was still spiritual came alive with life force.

This is the other forgotten century. A collection of songs and ballads relative to the London prentices and trades; and to the affairs of London generally: during the fourteenth, fifteenth, and sixteenth centuries by Mackay, Charles, A handful of pleasant delights, containing sundry new sonnets and delectable histories in divers kinds of metre &c.

No. Henry Martin. V ERSIONS of this ballad, with tunes, are in Mr. Kidson’s Traditional Tunes (p. 30); in Songs of the West (No. 53, 2d ed.); and in the Journal of the Folk-Song Society (volume i, p.

The words are on a Catnach broadside; and, in Percy’s Reliques, there is a long and much edited ballad, called “Sir Andrew Barton,” with which, however, the traditional versions.

Music: ~ Folger MSfols. 19v, and Ballet's MS lute book p 90 (late 16th c.), and Richard Mynshall MS Lute Book fol 8 Words: in manuscript c.

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