Northfield (Bartholomew Brown)
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-11-20). Score information: Letter, 1 page, 87 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Oval note edition. All six stanzas included.
- Editor: Barry Johnston (submitted 2015-11-20). Score information: Unknown, 1 page, 86 kB Copyright: Public Domain
- Edition notes: Note shapes added (4-shape). All six stanzas included.
First published: 1804 in Columbian and European Harmony, Edition 2, p. 158
Description: Words by Anne Steele, 1760, poem entitled On the Death of a Child, with six stanzas. Brown included only the third stanza with his composition.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Life is a span, a fleeting hour.