Al pobre pesebre del niño Jesús

Translator: Effie Chastain de Naylor

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Author: Anonymous

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Text Information

First Line: Al pobre pesebre del niño Jesús
English Title: Away in a manger, no crib for His bed
Translator: Effie Chastain de Naylor
Author: Anonymous
Source: De "Cánticos de Navidad".
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Con permiso, derechos reservados


MUELLER (Murray)

With the original two-stanza text, AWAY IN A MANGER was first published in James R. Murray's Dainty Songs for Little Lads and Lasses (1887) and initialed “J. R. M.” Murray (b. Andover, MA, 1841; d. Cincinnati, OH, 1905) compiled the songbook and is now thought to be the tune's composer. However,…

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CRADLE SONG (Kirkpatrick)



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