Delaware (Samuel Babcock)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-05-25). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 73 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2016-05-24). Score information: 7 x 10 inches (landscape), 1 page, 74 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). Another pair of stanzas (20 and 21) included, from Watts' poem.
First published: 1795 in Babcock's The Middlesex Harmony, no. 1, p. 3-4
Description: Words by Isaac Watts, 1706, a poem entitled The Song of Angels Above, in 22 stanzas. Babcock used stanzas 18 and 19 in his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Earth has detained me prisoner long.