Fair vision, how thy distant gleam. This in Alford's Year of Praise, 1867, and others, begins with stanza vii. of Dr. Bonar's "These are the crowns that we shall wear" (p. 161, ii. 29; 1554, i. 17).
--John Julian, Dictionary of Hymnology, Appendix, Part II (1907)
|Instances (4)||First Line||Text Title||Refrain First Line||Authors||Composers||Meter||Scripture||Tune Title||Tune Key||Incipit||Languages||Publication Date|
|Hymns for the Reformed Church in the United States #401||Fair vision! how thy distant gleam||Horatius Bonar||1874|
|Hymns for the Sanctuary and Social Worship: with tunes #1127||Fair vision! how thy distant gleam||H. Bonar||1874|
|The Baptist Praise Book #1091||Fair vision! how thy distant gleam||Bonar||1872|
|The Hymnal of the Reformed Church in the United States #d148||Fair vision, how thy distant gleam||Horatius Bonar||1890|