Treasure No 73: Healing the Nations: Fred Kaan The Man and his Hymns by Gillian Warson, Stainer & Bell Ltd. 115 pp £9.50 ISBN 0-85249-889-6

Treasure No 73: Healing the Nations: Fred Kaan The Man and his Hymns by Gillian Warson, A Book Review from Bulletin 251, March 2007 by Alan Gaunt ome years ago I suggested to Fred Kaan that he could write a fascinating autobiography. He was not so inclined, but I continued to believe that such a book would have been fascinating …

Treasure No 67: Mrs Alexander

Treasure No 67: Mrs Alexander by Valerie Wallace: An article from Bulletin 227, April 2001 (Condensed from an address at the Society’s conference in Dublin, July 2000.) ecil Frances Alexander, that most notable and prolific of all the Victorian hymn writers, was born in a well-to-do part of Dublin in 1818. Her mother’s stock had produced a line of Army …