A collection of approximately 700 hymnals dating predominantly from the 19th century but with items dating from the 16th, 17th, 18th, and 20th centuries as well. Together with approximately 70 titles relating to the history of hymnody and biographies of hymnodists.
Condition ranges from good to very good overall; some of the earlier imprints have condition faults consistent with age and rarity.
A full descriptive inventory of the collection is available upon request consisting of:
1. An Excel file in chronological order by date of publication
2. An Excel file arranged in alphabetical order by author
3. A Word document with detailed cataloguing of approximately 200 select items
4. A PDF containing images of select items: "Monuments in Christian Song: Select Rare Volumes from the Hymnal Collection of Gregory L. Schaefer"
5. A Word document listing 70 titles relating to the history of hymnody and biographies of hymnodists
Please note that the present collection is offered for sale en bloc only. Item #30901
Price: $65,000.00 other currencies