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A Book for Eleanor Farjeon

A Book for Eleanor Farjeon

a tribute to her life and work, 1881-1965.

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Published by H.Z. Walck in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Farjeon, Eleanor, -- 1881-1965.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1966 ed. published by H. Hamilton, London.

    StatementIntrod. by Naomi Lewis. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone.
    ContributionsFarjeon, Eleanor, 1881-1965., Ardizzone, Edward, 1900- ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ5 .B637
    The Physical Object
    Pagination184 p.
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23007986M
    LC Control Number66014765

    Christmas Books (The Oxford Illustrated Dickens) by Dickens, Charles; Farjeon, Eleanor [Introduction] and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Eleanor Farjeon () grew up in England in a house filled with books, and she and her brothers enjoyed reading stories to one another and writing their own. In America, Farjeon’s best-known work may be the hymn "Morning Has Broken," later recorded by Cat Stevens, but in her native country she is beloved as the author of Elsie Piddock Skips in her Sleep, Martin Pippin in the Apple Pages:

    Get this from a library! The Eleanor Farjeon book: a tribute to her life and work, ;. [Eleanor Farjeon; Edward Ardizzone;] -- "A commemorative tribute to a most distinguished writer for children by a group of her fellow-authors who have written these stories and poems especially in her memory. She became Roman Catholic in In she was the recipient of the very first American Regina Medal, which is given by the Catholic Library Association in recognize of literary careers in children's literature either as an author or illustrator. The Children's Book Circle in England established the Eleanor Farjeon Award in her honor.

    Eleanor Farjeon's most notable books are Martin Pippin in the Apple Orchard () and its sequel, Martin Pippin in the Daisy Field (). These books, which had their origins in France when Farjeon was inspired to write about a troubadour, are actually set in Sussex and include descriptions of real villages and features such as the chalk. Publishers have give the book a format that suggests its concentrate of magic, with light and space on every page, and the incisive line of Edward Ardizzone s black and white illustrations echoing the harmony of type on the page, and confirming the characteristic reality of Eleanor Farjeon s tales of imagination.


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Eleanor Farjeon was born in London in Her first book Nursery Rhymes of London Town was published inand she went on to write over 60 books for children, including many collections of verse. As well as the Hans Christian Andersen International Medal /5(13). Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Eleanor was born in London ineducated privately, she wrote childrens stories and fantasy stories, and soon became popular with both children and adults. The Farjeon Award is awarded for outstanding work in childrens's literature.

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Farjeon’s family home was a literary and artistic hub. Though she never received a formal education, Farjeon was tremendously influenced by the creative energy around her, an experience she recounted. Farjeon died in Hampstead, London on 5 June She is buried in the north churchyard extension of St John-at-Hampstead.

The Children's Book Circle, a society of publishers, present the Eleanor Farjeon Award annually to individuals or organisations whose commitment and contribution to children's books is deemed to be outstanding. Her work is cited as an influence by the Japanese animator.

This charming collection of short stories by esteemed author, Eleanor Farjeon, with black and white illustrations by Edward Ardizzone, was first published in and won the prestigious Carnegie Medal.

This beautiful reissue, will delight older fans and is the perfect book to gi ve and share for new, younger readers. Read more. The stories and other writings of Eleanor Farjeon include for children: 30 works of fiction, most were collections of stories; three plays based on fairy tales, 33 publications of verse, and eight other books.

Writings for adults included 11 novels, as well as plays, verse, and biography. Most are probably hard to find, though a number of her collections of stories were reprinted in the 's. Looking for books by Eleanor Farjeon.

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Most were in the fairy tale style. Next year Farjeon won the inaugural Hans Christian Andersen International Medal, recognising her career. Eleanor Farjeon has 96 books on Goodreads with ratings. Eleanor Farjeon’s most popular book is The Little Bookroom.

Written by Eleanor Farjeon. Illustrated by Joan Jefferson Farjeon. Stock no. Published by J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd.

1st Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. Plays and Singing-Games for Children. Dark pink cloth with dark titles.

B/w illustrations. pages. Cats Sleep Anywhere by Eleanor Farjeon and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at While Eleanor Farjeon was the first recipient of the Regina Award of the American Catholic Library Association, she did turn down another honour - Dame of the British Empire - explaining that she "did not wish to become different from the milkman." At her death, the Children's Book Circle established the Eleanor Farjeon Award in her honour.

Kaleidoscope by Eleanor Farjeon. AAnthony grew up in the loveliest place in the world - his father called it the Eye of the Earth. But to Anthony, the 'eye of the earth' was the old mill-pond near his home – a place of mystery and enchantment.

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