London : Longmans Green Reader & Dyer, 1868 (London : Printed by R. Clay, Son, and Taylor)
"Those who are best acquainted with the rich stores of German hymnology will feel the least surprise at the appearance of a second series of translations from the same source. Many excellent and classical compositions were necessarily excluded from the plan of the former volume ... In this series therefore hymns are admitted of a more personal and individual character than in the former ..."--Preface. Preface dated 1858. "This volume VI illustrations are by E. Armitage, A.R.A., III by F. Madox Brown, and the rest by John Leighton, F.S.A. Engraved by Bolton, Butterworth & Heath, Cooper, Dalziel, Green, Leighton, Pearson, Swain, Williamson, and Whymper"--Title page verso. "Hymns ... chosen from various sources ... The greater number, however, are taken from Bunsen's Versuch eines allgemeinen Gesang und Gebet Buchs"--Preface. Includes index.
RBC copy: Dark green cloth decorated in red and gilt. Ownership inscriptions of Mark Reed and A.M. Raine on front free endpaper. Inscription on verso of front free endpaper: "A.J. Raine, with her childrens' love, April 13, 1875." Publisher's advertisements ( pages) at end. Label on rear pastedown: "Bound by Edmonds & Remnants, London." Gift of Mark L. Reed.