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Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-1965

Overview
Works: 613 works in 1,699 publications in 13 languages and 24,467 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  History  Biography  Folklore  Pictorial works  Picture books  Parodies, imitations, etc  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Lyricist, Author of introduction, Librettist, Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.F229, 821.912
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Martin Pippin in the apple orchard by Eleanor Farjeon( file )
50 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,815 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 )
99 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,676 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 )
13 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 1,453 libraries worldwide
Cats sleep on tables, chairs, sofas, in closets, in boxes. Suggested level: junior
The glass slipper by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
45 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Hebrew and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
In her haste to flee the palace before the fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper
Elsie Piddock skips in her sleep by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
22 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 933 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
Ten saints by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
17 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and held by 634 libraries worldwide
Biographies of ten saints of the Catholic Church
The children's bells, a selection of poems by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
17 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 631 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
Poems for children by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
2 editions published in 1951 in English and held by 607 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.)
The silver curlew by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
35 editions published between 1935 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 572 libraries worldwide
Eventyrfortælling med små digte
Kings and queens by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
28 editions published between 1932 and 2011 in English and held by 571 libraries worldwide
Morning has broken by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
4 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 557 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
The new book of days by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
11 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and held by 468 libraries worldwide
An anthology of rhymes, proverbial tales, traditions, short essays, biographical sketches and miscellaneous information--one piece for each day of the year
The old nurse's stocking-basket by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
28 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 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
Martin Pippin in the daisy-field by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
23 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 437 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
Jim at the corner by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
27 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 373 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Derry listens as an old sailor tells him stories of his adventures at sea
A prayer for little things by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
6 editions published between 1945 and 1984 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Tales from Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
21 editions published between 1930 and 2012 in English and Czech and held by 351 libraries worldwide
En flok pilgrimme af alle samfundslag drager i slutningen af 1300-tallet fra London til St. Thomas grav i Canterbury, og fordriver tiden undervejs med at fortælle historier
A nursery in the nineties by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
25 editions published between 1935 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 318 libraries worldwide
The green roads : poems by Edward Thomas( Book )
7 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
The simplicity of Thomas' poems, and the freshness of imagery contained in his verses, are certain to capture the imagination and sensitivity of all young readers
The unlocked book; a memoir of John Wilkes Booth by Asia Booth Clarke( Book )
9 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 313 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Tomfool, 1881-1965

Fājon, Erinā 1881-1965
Farjeon, Eleanor
Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-
Tomfool.
Tomfool 1881-1965
פרג'ן, אלנור, 1881-1965
פרז׳ן, אליאנור
파죤, 얼리너 1881-1965
ファージョン, エリナー
ファージョン, エレノア
Languages
English (475)
Japanese (34)
Spanish (16)
Polish (6)
Hebrew (5)
German (4)
Korean (3)
French (2)
Catalan (2)
Dutch (2)
Finnish (1)
Afrikaans (1)
Czech (1)
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