When Mary brought her treasure

When Mary brought her treasure

Author: Jan Struther
Tune: AVE MARIA KLARE
Published in 4 hymnals

Author: Jan Struther

Jan Struther, given name: Joyce Torrens-Graham (b. Westminster, London, England, 1901; d. New York, NY, 1953) wrote many poems and essays under the pen name of Jan Struther (derived from her mother's maiden name, Eva Anstruther). In addition to her pen name, Struther also had the married names of Mrs. Anthony Maxtone Graham and, from a second marriage, Mrs. Adolf Kurt Placzek. During World War II she moved with her children to New York City and remained there until her death. In England she is best known for her novel Mrs. Miniver (1940), which consists of sketches of British family life before World War II. Immensely popular, the book was later made into a movie. Struther also wrote comic and serious poetry, essays, and short stories, publ… Go to person page >

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First Line: When Mary brought her treasure
Author: Jan Struther

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Church Hymnary (4th ed.) #332

Hymns of Glory, Songs of Praise #332

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