Book Condition: Good
Publisher: New York: George H. Doran Company, c1906.
An edition in Good condition with edgewear and fading to the aged and dented boards, a name stamp on the front pastedown, a few names inked and crossed out on the front flyleaf, and some writing and underlining throughout the text.
The Story of the Hymns and Tunes is a comprehensive history of Christian hymns and tunes from the 16th century to the present. The authors provide engaging and accessible coverage of topics such as the development of religious music in England and America, the influence of the Civil War on hymnody, and the impact of technological innovation on the genre.; 8vo; 564 pages.