"The Music edited by Sir George C. Martin M.V.O., Mus. Doc. Organist of St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England".
Chairman of the Joint Committee on the Hymnal: The Right Rev. Charles Hamilton, Lord Bishop of Ottawa. Vice-Chairman: The Right Rev. David Williams, Lord Bishop of Huron. -- p. v.
Contains 795 hymns and 139 chants.
Contents: Authorization and Instructions -- Members of General Committee -- Table of Contents -- Preface consisting of two reports "adopted unanimously by both Houses of the General Synod on Saturday, September 26, 1908" -- Hymns for Sundays and Holy Days -- The Book of Common Praise -- Chant Appendix -- Indexes.
Indexes include: Index of Subjects -- Index of Subjects -- Index of Texts -- Index of Authors -- Index of Translators -- Index of Composers and Sources of Tunes -- Alphabetical Index of Tunes -- Metrical Index of Tunes -- Index of First Lines.
Colophon: Printed in Great Britain at the University Press Oxford by John Johnson Printer to the University".