Physical description

A faded and damaged black fabric covered Methodist Hymn Book for Use in Australasia and New Zealand. The title is stamped into the top of the front cover and spine. The front endpapers are stained. At the back of the book there is the Australasian and New Zealand Supplement an Index of First Lines alphabetically arranged, an Index to the First Line of Every Verse, Except the First, in Each Hymn and an Index of Authors. At the front there are two Prefaces, Acknowledgements and Contents pages. Pp. 472.

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Inscriptions & markings

Inside on the left front endpaper are three pencilled numbers.


Methodism was born in song. This Methodist Hymn_ Book is a collection of hymns that is not too large or expensive. It has the words for all the hymns included. It is an Australasia and New Zealand Edition specially prepared for and copyrighted in the Australian Commonwealth and New Zealand.