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Translator: Percy Dearmer
Dearmer, Percy, M.A., son of Thomas Dearmer, was born in London, Feb. 27, 1867, and educated at Westminster School and at Christ Church, Oxford (B.A. 1890, M.A. 1896). He was ordained D. 1891, P. 1892, and has been since 1901 Vicar of S. Mary the Virgin, Primrose Hill, London. He has been Secretary of the London Branch of the Christian Social Union since 1891, and is the author of The Parson's Handbook, 1st edition, 1899, and other works. He was one of the compilers of the English Hymnal, 1906, acting as Secretary and Editor, and contributed to it ten translations (38, 95, 150, 160, 165, 180, 215, 237, 352, 628) and portions of two others (242, 329), with the following originals:—
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Display Title: Little Jesus, Sweetly SleepFirst Line: Little Jesus, sweetly sleep, do not stirTune Title: ROCKINGAuthor: Percy Dearmer, 1867-1936Meter: 10.7.8.8.7.7.Date: 2000Source: Traditional Czech carol
Display Title: Little Jesus, Sweetly SleepFirst Line: Little Jesus, sweetly sleep, sleep in peaceTune Title: THE ROCKING CAROLAuthor: Percy DearmerDate: 1996Subject: Children | ; Christmas | ; Joy | ; Lullaby | ; Nativity | ; Service | ; Story of Jesus |Source: Czechoslovakian