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Al pobre pesebre del niño Jesús

Translator: Effie Chastain de Naylor

(no biographical information available about Effie Chastain de Naylor.) Go to person page >

Author: Anonymous

In some hymnals, the editors noted that a hymn's author is unknown to them, and so this artificial "person" entry is used to reflect that fact. Obviously, the hymns attributed to "Author Unknown" "Unknown" or "Anonymous" could have been written by many people over a span of many centuries. Go to person page >

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
Meter: 11.11.11.11
Source: De "Cánticos de Navidad".
Language: Spanish
Copyright: Con permiso, derechos reservados

Tune

MUELLER

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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