The Earliest Hymns of the Ausbund: Some Beautiful Christian Songs Composed and Sung in the Prison at Passau, Published in 1564
Anabaptist Texts in Translation. Translator: Robert A. Riall; Editor: Galen A. Peters. Subtitle: Some Beautiful Christian Songs Composed and Sung in the Prison at Passau, Puhblished in 1564. Riall's expert translation of the 53 Passau hymns makes available in English this most important collection of Anabaptist hymns. More than just a translation of bare texts, Riall has annotated, analyzed and commented upon the Passau hymns, placing them in the late medieval and South German Anabaptist contexts from which they emerged. Paperback. Pandora Press, 2003. 468 pages.