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Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-1965

Overview
Works: 748 works in 1,976 publications in 5 languages and 26,743 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Fiction  Short stories  Biography  History  Picture books  Folklore  Fairy tales  Calendars 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Librettist, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Illustrator, Composer, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.F229, FIC
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Martin Pippin in the apple orchard by Eleanor Farjeon( )

58 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 2,280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A clever wandering minstrel rescues an imprisoned young lady when she charms the seven man-hating damsels guarding her by telling them stories, one by one
The little bookroom by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

61 editions published between 1955 and 2003 in English and held by 1,393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of twenty-seven of Eleanor Farjeon's stories, chosen especially by her for this volume's first publishing in 1955
Cats sleep anywhere by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cats sleep on tables, chairs, sofas, in closets, in shoeboxes--all around the house
The glass slipper by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

29 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Hebrew and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of Cinderella which fills out the details with drama and humor without altering the spirit of the original
Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

24 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in English and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elsie Piddock has such a talent for rope skipping that the fairies on nearby Mount Caburn award her a magical rope and, many years later at the age of 109, Elsie returns to skip again and save the mountain from the destructive plans of the greedy new owner
Told under the Christmas tree : an umbrella book by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of stories and poems about the Christmas season and the Jewish Festival of Lights
Children's literature for dramatization : an anthology by Geraldine Brain Siks( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 717 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatic stories and verse are collected for performance by children
The children's bells, a selection of poems by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

18 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems of nature, nonsense, flowers, and fantasy including An Alphabet of Magic, Martin Pippin's Flower Songs, and poems for the four quarters of the year
Ten saints by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

19 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biographies of ten saints of the Catholic Church
Poems for children by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With this volume, Ogden Nash made his bow as an anthologist, and the unmistakable stamp of a witty and pungent poet is on the sparkling collection of "not too serious" poems for young people. (back cover.)
Kings and queens by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

32 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capsule histories of the reigns of the rulers of Great Britain, in verse, with lively portraits
The silver curlew by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

30 editions published between 1935 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lazy girl becomes the king's bride by implying that she had woven twelve skeins of cloth when actually she had eaten twelve dumplings. Incorporates the story of Tom Tit Tot
Told under the magic umbrella : modern fanciful stories for young children by Association for Childhood Education International( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 502 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of lively stories for younger children
Morning has broken by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An illustrated version of the song which celebrates the beauty and elation of the newly breaking morning. British writer Eleanor Farjeon begins with a childrens' hymn based on a Psalm and uses it to depict a boy and his grandfather coming together to enjoy the day. Together, words and pictures combine to celebrate what is perhaps the most obvious evidence of God on earth--the incredible beauty of nature
Jim at the corner by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

24 editions published between 1934 and 2017 in English and Korean and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eight-year-old Derry listens as an old sailor tells him stories of his adventures at sea
The old nurse's stocking-basket by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

29 editions published between 1930 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Every evening the old nurse tells the children a story before they go to sleep. Each story is just long enough for her to darn one hole in a stocking
The new book of days by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

14 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of rhymes, proverbial tales, traditions, short essays, biographical sketches and miscellaneous information--one piece for each day of the year
Martin Pippin in the daisy-field by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

20 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Pippin, the wandering minstrel, appears at bedtime and tells stories and sings songs to six little girls who do not want to go to sleep
A prayer for little things by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

6 editions published between 1945 and 1984 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Then there were three : being Cherrystones, the mulberry bush, the starry floor by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )

13 editions published between 1942 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poems about "the many-sided aspects of children's fancies, games, and speculations."
 
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Cats sleep anywhere
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The little bookroomCats sleep anywhereThe glass slipperElsie Piddock skips in her sleepKings and queensMorning has broken
Alternative Names

controlled identityTomfool, 1881-1965

Eleanor Farjeon

Eleanor Farjeon britische Kinderbuchautorin, Lyrikerin und Dramatikerin

Eleanor Farjeon britisk skribent og poet

Eleanor Farjeon Brits dichteres (1881-1965)

Eleanor Farjeon brittisk författare och poet

Eleanor Farjeon escriptora

Eleanor Farjeon escritora

Eleanor Farjeon pisarka i poetka angielska

Eleanor Farjeon scrittrice e poetessa britannica

Eleanor Farjeonová

Elinor Farcon

Fājon, Erinā 1881-1965

Fargʹon, Eleanor 1881-1965

Farjeon, E. (1881-1965)

Farjeon, Eleanor

Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-

Tomfool.

Tomfool 1881-1965

Фарджен Э. 1881-1965

Фарджин Э. 1881-1965

Фарджон Э. 1881-1965

Фарджон, Элинор

Элинор Фарджон

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אלינור פרג'ן סופרת בריטית

פארג'ן, אלנור בת בנימין

פרג'ן, אלנור, 1881-1965

פרז׳ן, אליאנור

פרז׳ן, אליאנור 1881-1965

النور فارجون

النور فارجون شاعر و نویسنده بریتانیایی

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파전, 엘리너 1881-1965

파죤, 얼리너 1881-1965

퍼즌, 엘리나 1881-1965

エリナー・ファージョン

ファージョン, エリナー

ファージョン, エレノア

艾莉娜·法瓊 English children's writer

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