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People, Look East

Author: Eleanor Farjeon

Eleanor Farjeon, (born Feb. 13, 1881, London--died June 5, 1965, Hampstead, London), English writer for children whose magical but unsentimental tales, which often mock the behaviour of adults, earned her a revered place in many British nurseries. The daughter of a British novelist and granddaughter of a U.S. actor, Eleanor Farjeon grew up in the bohemian literary and dramatic circles of London. Attending opera and theatre at 4 and writing on her father’s typewriter at 7, Farjeon came to public attention at 16 as the librettist of an opera, with music by her brother Harry, which was produced by the Royal Academy of Music. Her success with Nursery Rhymes of London Town (1916), simple tunes originally for adults but adapted and sung i… Go to person page >



Instances (1 - 27 of 27)Text InfoTune InfoTextScoreFlexScoreAudioPage Scan
A New Hymnal for Colleges and Schools #222
Celebrating Grace Hymnal #90
Chalice Hymnal #142
Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #281
Common Praise (1998) #91
Common Praise: A new edition of Hymns Ancient and Modern #35
Complete Anglican Hymns Old and New #557
Evangelical Lutheran Worship #248
Gather (3rd ed.) #409
Gather Comprehensive #318
Gather Comprehensive, Second Edition #337
Glory to God: the Presbyterian Hymnal #105Text InfoAudio
Hymns for a Pilgrim People: a congregational hymnal #83
Oramos Cantando = We Pray In Song #361
Presbyterian Hymnal: hymns, psalms, and spiritual songs #12
Singing Our Faith: a hymnal for young Catholics #99
Small Church Music #2059Audio
The Covenant Hymnal: a worshipbook #138
The United Methodist Hymnal #202Audio
The United Methodist Hymnal Music Supplement II #26
Voices United: The Hymn and Worship Book of The United Church of Canada #9
With One Voice #626
Wonder, Love, and Praise: a supplement to the Hymnal 1982 #724
Worship (3rd ed.) #359
Worship (4th ed.) #398
Worship and Rejoice #161
Worship in Song: A Friends Hymnal #56
Include 4 pre-1979 instances