The Psalter In Metre And Scripture Paraphrases

By: Humphrey Milford

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Very Good-


This book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book covers have some edge wear, rubbing and bumping. There are tears to the cloth at the front spine joint (does not affect the stability of the joint - the tear from the top edge travels downward about three inches. The front cover of the book cover has several scratches and spots of discoloration. The text pages are clean and bright. The tunes are at the top of each page, the psalms at the bottom - pages have been cut ( by the publisher) so that the musician / organist can use any of the tunes, with any of the psalms (in a flip-book style). There are 226 tunes and paraphrases of all 150 psalms, chants and hymns. There is a previous owner's inked gift notation and date on the front endpaper. "Meter is simply the number of syllables in a line of text, with a consistent stress pattern. So, for example, the familiar text of Amazing Grace is written in common meter (86.86) , which means 8 syllables, followed by 6 syllables, then 8 syllables, then 6 syllables. " (from Seedbed website)

Title: The Psalter In Metre And Scripture Paraphrases

Author Name: Humphrey Milford

Categories: Religion,

Publisher: London, England, Humphrey Milford: 1919

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Seller ID: A40878

Keywords: Religion Humphrey Milford The Psalter Psalm Tunes Church Of Scotland Music Religion,