The Resource A funeral hymn,, composed by that eminent servant of the most high God, the late Reverend and renowned George Whitefield, Chaplain to the Right Hon. The Countess of Huntingdon, &c., &c. ; Who departed this life in full assurance of a better, on Lord's Day, the thirtieth of September, 1770, at 6 o'clock in the morning, of a sudden fit of the asthma, at Newbury-Port, in New-England.--This hymn was designed to have been sung over his corpse, by the orphans belonging to his tabernacle in London, had this great, pious, and learned man died there, (electronic resource)

A funeral hymn,, composed by that eminent servant of the most high God, the late Reverend and renowned George Whitefield, Chaplain to the Right Hon. The Countess of Huntingdon, &c., &c. ; Who departed this life in full assurance of a better, on Lord's Day, the thirtieth of September, 1770, at 6 o'clock in the morning, of a sudden fit of the asthma, at Newbury-Port, in New-England.--This hymn was designed to have been sung over his corpse, by the orphans belonging to his tabernacle in London, had this great, pious, and learned man died there, (electronic resource)

Label
A funeral hymn,
Title
A funeral hymn,
Statement of responsibility
composed by that eminent servant of the most high God, the late Reverend and renowned George Whitefield, Chaplain to the Right Hon. The Countess of Huntingdon, &c., &c. ; Who departed this life in full assurance of a better, on Lord's Day, the thirtieth of September, 1770, at 6 o'clock in the morning, of a sudden fit of the asthma, at Newbury-Port, in New-England.--This hymn was designed to have been sung over his corpse, by the orphans belonging to his tabernacle in London, had this great, pious, and learned man died there
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B3289
  • 42188
  • 138
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Whittemore, C. New Hampshire
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1707-1788
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wesley, Charles
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1714-1770
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whitefield, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Whitefield, George
Label
A funeral hymn,, composed by that eminent servant of the most high God, the late Reverend and renowned George Whitefield, Chaplain to the Right Hon. The Countess of Huntingdon, &c., &c. ; Who departed this life in full assurance of a better, on Lord's Day, the thirtieth of September, 1770, at 6 o'clock in the morning, of a sudden fit of the asthma, at Newbury-Port, in New-England.--This hymn was designed to have been sung over his corpse, by the orphans belonging to his tabernacle in London, had this great, pious, and learned man died there, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/42188
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • In twelve numbered stanzas; first line: Ah! lovely appearance of death!
  • "Though the title of this hymn states that the author was Whitefield, it was first printed in the first series of Charles Wesley's funeral hymns. ... See also Charles Wesley's 'Journal, ' vol. 1, 1849, p. 379, for the occasion which inspired the poem."--Sabin, entry 102643
  • Text in three columns within mourning borders; relief cut of a coffin within title
  • Followed by: The Reverend Mr. Whitefield wrote an account of the first part of his life himself ... and says, he could not better close the account of his life than with the following poem. [and] On the death of the Reverend Mr. George Whitefield. In elegiac verse. [and] A funeral thought
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000315705
Dimensions
37 x 30 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (relief cut)
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000315705
Label
A funeral hymn,, composed by that eminent servant of the most high God, the late Reverend and renowned George Whitefield, Chaplain to the Right Hon. The Countess of Huntingdon, &c., &c. ; Who departed this life in full assurance of a better, on Lord's Day, the thirtieth of September, 1770, at 6 o'clock in the morning, of a sudden fit of the asthma, at Newbury-Port, in New-England.--This hymn was designed to have been sung over his corpse, by the orphans belonging to his tabernacle in London, had this great, pious, and learned man died there, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/42188
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • In twelve numbered stanzas; first line: Ah! lovely appearance of death!
  • "Though the title of this hymn states that the author was Whitefield, it was first printed in the first series of Charles Wesley's funeral hymns. ... See also Charles Wesley's 'Journal, ' vol. 1, 1849, p. 379, for the occasion which inspired the poem."--Sabin, entry 102643
  • Text in three columns within mourning borders; relief cut of a coffin within title
  • Followed by: The Reverend Mr. Whitefield wrote an account of the first part of his life himself ... and says, he could not better close the account of his life than with the following poem. [and] On the death of the Reverend Mr. George Whitefield. In elegiac verse. [and] A funeral thought
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000315705
Dimensions
37 x 30 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill. (relief cut)
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000315705

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