Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924

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Reverend Baring-Gould was an English hymn writer, popular novelist, and author on folk-lore.

From the guide to the Sabine Baring-Gould Manuscript, Undated, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)

English author of theological works and novels.

From the description of Letter : to Mrs. Oscar Beringer, 1892 May 19. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63936526

English divine and author.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Colchester, to an unidentified recipient, [no year] Apr. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870256

English author, clergyman, and historian.

From the description of Autograph and a portrait, ca. 1900. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367389456

Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) was an English author and clergyman. A prolific writer, his published works included religious works, travel narratives, novels, verse, biography, and amateur antiquarian studies. He is probably best known for writing the hymn "Onward Christian Soldiers.".

From the guide to the Sabine Baring-Gould letters, 1897-1901, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

English clergyman, prolific writer on British history and religion, author of the words to the hymn Onward Christian Soldier.

From the description of Sabine Baring-Gould writings. (State Historical Society of Iowa, Library). WorldCat record id: 73505716

English clergyman and author.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Lew Trenchard, Lew Down, N. Devon, to Kate Helmore, [n.y.] Jan. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125510

Sabine Baring-Gould was an English novelist and essayist.

From the description of ALsS, [18]99-1908, N[orth] Devon, [Eng.] / S. Baring-Gould. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 60127256

English author.

From the description of Note, 1889 [Sept?] 21, to Lew Trenchard [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823358

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Lew Trenchard, N. Devon, 30 October 1890, to an unidentified recipient, 1890 Oct. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873149

Sabine Baring Gould was an English author, theologian, and folklorist. As a youth, his family travelled extensively, exposing him to diverse ideas and allowing him to learn five languages by the age of fifteen. Throughout his remarkably long, productive, and diverse career as an author, he wrote best-selling novels, hymns, biography, theology, and many other works, including a number of books on mythology. In addition to being an author, he was an ordained priest, an educator, the hereditary squire of Lew Trenchard, and a prolific editor.

From the description of S. Baring-Gould letters and postal card, 1863-1879. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 58726281

Sabine Baring-Gould was an Anglican clergyman. Born in 1834, he was educated at Clare College, Cambridge, before becoming curate of Horbury in Yorkshire and eventually Rector of Lew Trenchard in Devon. He travelled widely, pursued a number of interests and published on a wide range of topics, but is most generally remembered as the author of "Onward Christian soldiers" and as a pioneer of collecting folk songs. He also published a 15-volume Lives of the Saints . He died in 1924

From the guide to the Letters of Sabine Baring-Gould, 1914-1926, (GB 206 Leeds University Library)

Epithet: clergyman; author

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000622.0x000100

Sabine Baring-Gould (1834-1924) was an English author and clergyman.

A prolific writer, his published works included religious works, travel narratives, novels, verse, biography, and amateur antiquarian studies. He is probably best known for writing the hymn "Onward Christian Soldiers."

From the description of Sabine Baring-Gould letters, 1897-1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122455573

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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Autograph letter signed : Colchester, to an unidentified recipient, [no year] Apr. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Sabine Baring-Gould writings. State Historical Society of Iowa, Library
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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Autograph letter signed : Horbury, Dakefield, to "My dear pickle." 1864 Sept. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Sabine Baring-Gould letters, 1897-1901. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924,. Ballads and songs chiefly in Devonshire : manuscript transcript, 1890-1893. Harvard University, Houghton Library
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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. S. Baring-Gould letter to an unidentified correspondent : Hampton, Hill, England : ALS, 1904 May 26[?]. UC Berkeley Libraries
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referencedIn "REVIEW of Gould's Life of Hawker": a collection of papers and letters, relating mainly to memoirs of Rev. Robert Stephen Hawker, vicar of Morwenstow, co. Cornwall (d. 1875), especially that by Rev. Sabine Baring-Gould, then rector of East Mersea, an..., 1876 British Library
referencedIn William Tallack Correspondence, 1830-1907 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Letter, 1869, Sept. 22, Dalton, Thirsk, [England], to Gentlemen. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Baring-Gould, Sabine, 1834-1924. Autograph letter signed, dated : Lew Trenchard, N. Devon, 30 October 1890, to an unidentified recipient, 1890 Oct. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Letter : to Mrs. Oscar Beringer, 1892 May 19. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. S. Baring-Gould letters and postal card, 1863-1879. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Letters of Sabine Baring-Gould, 1914-1926 GB 206 Leeds University Library
creatorOf Child, Francis James, 1825-1896. English and Scottish popular ballad research materials, 1849-1914. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers, 1868-1918. Houghton Library.
creatorOf LETTERS, ETC., TO SIR EDWARD BURNETT TYLOR, Professor of Anthropology, Oxford, and others, with other papers; 1861-1906, n.d. Preceded (f. 1) by a copy of a letter of George Rolleston, Professor of Anatomy and Physiology, Oxford, to his sister, Rosam..., 1861-1906 British Library
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. ALsS, [18]99-1908, N[orth] Devon, [Eng.] / S. Baring-Gould. Haverford College Library
creatorOf CHARNWOOD AUTOGRAPHS. Vol. II. English literary autographs; circa 16th-20th cent. Included are Edmund Waller, Andrew Marvell, John Evelyn, John Locke, John Dryden, Joseph Addison, Jonathan Swift, Alexander Pope, William Congreve, Sir Richard Steele, ..., approximately 16th century-20th century British Library
referencedIn Manuscript of "Now the day is over" in hand of S. Baring-Gould [manuscript] : gleanings from the natural history of the ancients, London, 1885-1946. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Autograph and a portrait, ca. 1900. American Primers
creatorOf Sabine Baring-Gould letters, 1897-1901 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Papers, 1806-1902. Houghton Library.
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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Note, 1889 [Sept?] 21, to Lew Trenchard [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Onward Christian soldier : autograph manuscript signed : [n.p., n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn KINGSLEY PAPERS. Vol. III. Letters mainly to Charles Kingsley and members of his family; 1839-1910. The names of all the writers are given in the Index. Paper; ff. 308. Folio. Presented by W. H. Buckler, Esq.Reverend Charles Kingsley, author: Corresp..., 1839-1910 British Library
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referencedIn No. XLII. England, in several series., viz. (a) Oghams and early capitals. f. 1;-(b) Romano-British period. f. 277;-(c) Anglian Runes, f. 367;-(d) Later Runes. f. 536;-(e) Anglo-Saxon capitals. f. 554;-(f) A.-S. minuscules. f. 645;-(g) A.-S. Fonts. ... British Library
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creatorOf Baring-Gould, S. (Sabine), 1834-1924. Autograph letter signed : Lew Trenchard, Lew Down, N. Devon, to Kate Helmore, [n.y.] Jan. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Barrows, Charles Henry, 1853-1918 person
associatedWith Batchelder family. family
associatedWith Beringer, Oscar, Mrs., 1856-1936. person
associatedWith Bond, Frederick Bligh, 1864-1945. person
associatedWith Bryce, James Bryce, Viscount, 1838-1922. person
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associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908 person
associatedWith Straus, Donald B., Mrs, person
associatedWith Tallack, William, 1831-1908 person
associatedWith Taylor Eleanor person
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Historians--Autographs
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Ballads, English--History and criticism
Hymns, English--United States
Authors, English--Autographs
Literature--British
Male authors, English--Correspondence
Church architecture
Rural churches
Letters 20th century
Folk songs, English
Ballads, English--Texts
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Birth 1834-01-28

Death 1924-01-02

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