(Available in England through STAINER & BELL LTD:) A wonderful correspondence (1979-1982) between a hymn enthusiast and one of the most highly respected hymnologists of the late 20th century, touching on the poetry and music of hymns and psalms, as well as many other theological subjects. 88 letters, including numerous enclosures of psalm versifications, hymn texts and tunes. Appendix C includes 41 texts set to music. 370 pages plus a 12 page index.
70 poems ranging from sacred to secular, from hymns to unstructured, from serious to humorous. 10 poems previously published in the Christian Science periodicals.