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Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-1965

Overview
Works: 672 works in 1,745 publications in 6 languages and 25,900 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Biography  History  Folklore  Pictorial works  Musical settings  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives‡vBritish 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Librettist, Author of introduction, Lyricist, Narrator, Composer
Classifications: PZ7.F229, FIC
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The little bookroom by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
79 editions published between 1955 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,574 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 3 languages and held by 1,386 libraries worldwide
Cats sleep on tables, chairs, sofas, in closets, in shoeboxes--all around the house
The glass slipper by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
23 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and held by 908 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 )
13 editions published between 1973 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 858 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 847 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories and poems based on Christmas and Hanukkah
The children's bells, a selection of poems by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
18 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 619 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 )
17 editions published between 1936 and 1973 in English and held by 605 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 589 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 560 libraries worldwide
A story about each king and queen, from William I to Elizabeth II
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 546 libraries worldwide
Collection of lively stories for younger children
Martin Pippin in the apple orchard by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
55 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in English and held by 544 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 silver curlew by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
32 editions published between 1935 and 1993 in English and Spanish and held by 537 libraries worldwide
A lazy girt 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 Tim Tit Tot
Morning has broken by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
5 editions published between 1981 and 2000 in English and held by 534 libraries worldwide
An illustrated version of the song which celebrates the beauty and elation of the newly breaking morning
The old nurse's stocking-basket by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
26 editions published between 1930 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 450 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 )
11 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
An anthology of rhymes, proverbial tales, traditions, short essays, biographical sketches and miscellaneous information--one piece for each day of the year
Tales from Chaucer; (the Canterbury tales done into prose) by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )
26 editions published between 1930 and 1973 in English and Czech and held by 433 libraries worldwide
A retelling of the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
Martin Pippin in the daisy-field by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
22 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in English and held by 407 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 351 libraries worldwide
Jim at the corner by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
21 editions published between 1934 and 2013 in English and Japanese and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Derry listens as an old sailor tells him stories of his adventures at sea
Then there were three by Eleanor Farjeon( Book )
14 editions published between 1942 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 333 libraries worldwide
Seventy-two poems that explore the world of childhood
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Tomfool, 1881-1965

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 pisarka i poetka angielska
Eleanor Farjeonová
Elinor Farcon
Fājon, Erinā 1881-1965
Farjeon, E.
Farjeon, Eleanor
Farjeon, Eleanor 1881-
Tomfool.
Tomfool 1881-1965
Фарджен Э. 1881-1965
Фарджин Э. 1881-1965
Фарджон Э. 1881-1965
Фарджон, Элинор
Էլինոր Ֆարջոն
אלינור פרג'ן
פארג'ן, אלנור בת בנימין
פרג'ן, אלנור, 1881-1965
פרז׳ן, אליאנור
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
Languages
English (466)
Spanish (17)
Japanese (13)
Korean (3)
German (2)
Czech (1)
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