The Psalms of David, imitated in the language of the New-Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship [and] Hymns and spiritual songs. In three books. I. Collected from the Scriptures. II. Composed on divine subjects. III. Prepared for the Lord's Supper. Isaac Watts.
The Psalms of David, imitated in the language of the New-Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship [and] Hymns and spiritual songs. In three books. I. Collected from the Scriptures. II. Composed on divine subjects. III. Prepared for the Lord's Supper

The Psalms of David, imitated in the language of the New-Testament, and applied to the Christian state and worship [and] Hymns and spiritual songs. In three books. I. Collected from the Scriptures. II. Composed on divine subjects. III. Prepared for the Lord's Supper

Hartford: Silas Andrus, 1823. 32mo (3½" x 2¼"), 2 volumes in 1, pp.322; 282; contemporary and likely original full brown goat, gilt borders on covers, smooth guilt-decorated spine laid out in 4 compartments, gilt-lettered in one; last gathering loosening, the whole lightly rubbed; very good. Watts (1674-1748), "The Father of English Hymnody," was renowned for his sensitive, poetic paraphrasing of biblical verse; his Psalms of David, which first appeared in 1719, was his most popular work. Not in American Imprints; OCLC locates the Emory, Mt. Holyoke and Princeton copies only. Item #53198

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