William Henry Monk
16 March 1823–1 March 1889
Collections and Publications:
Parish Choir (Tractarian Society, 1846–51)
Hymns Ancient & Modern
Congregational Hymn & Tune Book, ed. R.R. Chope
1st ed. (ca. 1858)
Enlarged ed. (1862): PDF
The Holy Year (1865): PDF
Introits, from Advent to Easter (ca. 1865): WorldCat
Introits for Use throughout the Year (ca. 1865): WorldCat
Introits and Anthems (ca. 1868): WorldCat
The Book of Psalms in Metre and The Scottish Hymnal (1872, multiple eds.): WorldCat
Book of Anthems for Use in Public Worship (1875, multiple eds.): WorldCat
The Church of Scotland Psalm and Hymn Tune Book (1876): WorldCat
Hymns for Mission Services (1877): WorldCat
The Psalter and Canticles (1878): WorldCat
Songs of Zion (1878): WorldCat
The Children's Hymnal (1881): HathiTrust
The Canticles Pointed for Chanting (ca. 1885): WorldCat
The Congregational Psalmist Hymnal (1886): PDF
The Book of Common Prayer, Edited with Plain Song and Appropriate Music (1891): WorldCat
J. Spencer Curwen, “Mr. W.H. Monk and church music,” Studies in Worship Music, First Series, 3rd ed. (London: J. Curwen & Sons, 1901), pp. 403-409 : Archive.org
Bernarr Rainbow, The Choral Revival in the Anglican church, 1839–1872 (London: Barrie & Jenkins, 1970).
Nicholas Temperley, The Music of the English Parish Church, vol. 1 (Cambridge: University Press, 1979).
Ian Bradley, Abide with Me: The World of Victorian Hymns (London: SCM Press, 1997).
Paul Westermeyer, “William Henry Monk,” Let the People Sing: Hymn Tunes in Perspective (Chicago: GIA, 2005), pp. 233-234.
Judith Blezzard, “William Henry Monk,” Oxford Dictionary of National Biography:
William Henry Monk at Hymnary.org:
William Henry Monk at Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology: