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E. Prentiss

Elizabeth Payson Prentiss (Portland, Maine, October 26, 1818 – August 13, 1878) was an American author, well known for her hymn "More Love to Thee, O Christ" and the religious novel Stepping Heavenward (1869). Her writings enjoyed renewed popularity in the late 20th century.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 26th, 1818 (Portland), Died August 13th, 1878

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-8085 10-in. 7/1/1909 More love to Thee, O Christ Harry Macdonough ; Reinald Werrenrath Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Prentiss, E.," accessed October 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105427.

Prentiss, E.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105427.

"Prentiss, E.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105427

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