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Title A treasury of Christmas songs and carols / edited and annotated by Henry W. Simon ; piano arrangements by the editor and Rudolph Fellner ; illustrations by Rafaello Busoni.

Imprint Boston : Houghton, Mifflin, [1973]

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Location Call No. Status OPAC Message Public Note Gift Note
 Talbott: Circulating Collection  M2065 .T71 H6 1973    Available  ---
Edition 2d ed., with guitar chords.
Description 243 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm.
Note "A big book of words and music for Carols from all over the world, with sections devoted to Christmas hymns, solo songs, children's carols, rounds and canons."
Includes indexes.
Contents British and American Carols. Deck the halls with boughs of holly -- A child this day is born -- The first Nowell -- A day of joy and feasting -- God rest you merry, gentlemen -- I saw three ships -- Baloo, Lammy -- Good King Wenceslas -- The boar's head carol -- What sweeter music -- Gloucestershire wassail -- No room in the inn -- Lully, lullay -- The Saviour's work -- The twelve days of Christmas -- Go tell it on the mountain -- Masters in this hall -- A babe is born -- The holly and the ivy -- The angel Gabriel -- Nuns in fridgid cells -- As Joseph was a-walking -- Irish carol -- What child is this? -- The three ships -- Rise up, shepherd, and follow! -- --
Carols from foreign parts. Silent night -- Unto us a boy was born -- Whence comes the rush of wings -- Cold is the morning -- Rocking -- Carol of the flowers -- Christ was born in Christmas Day -- Hear, o shepherds -- Midnight, sleeping Bethlehem -- Polish lullaby -- In dulci jubilo -- Lippai -- Foom, foom, foom! -- Oxen and sheep -- Lo, how a rose e'er blooming -- Mary on the mountain -- The child Jesus -- In the town -- Sleep, O holy child of mine -- Maria wandered through a wood -- Bring a torch, Jeannette, Isabella -- The carol of the bagpipers -- Angels we have heard on high -- The march of the Kings -- While Jesus sleeps -- In a manger -- --
Christmas hymns and chorales. Christians, awake -- Hush, my dear, lie still and slumber -- Wake, awake, for night is flying -- O thou joyful day -- It came upon a midnight clear -- Break forth, O beauteous heavenly light -- I heard the bells on Christmas day -- O little town of Bethlehem -- From the eastern mountains -- How brightly shines the morning star -- O come, o come, Emmanuel -- While by my sheep I watched at night -- Watchman, tell us of the night -- Shout the glad tidings -- Calm on the listening ear of night -- Angels, from the realms of glory -- Joy to the world! -- O come, all ye faithful -- From heaven high -- How shall I fitly meet thee? -- While shepherds watched their flocks by night -- Beside thy cradle here I stand -- Hark! the herald angels sing -- --
Especially for children. O come, little children -- The Christmas tree -- Away in a manger -- Now it is Christmastime --Jingle bells -- Prayer to the child Jesus -- Patapan -- Hold, men, hold! -- Shepherds watched their flocks by night -- Wassail song -- Sleep, my little Jesus -- To Bethl'em I would go -- Once in royal David's city -- We three kings of Orient are -- The seven joys of Christmas -- The seven joys of Mary -- Sleep, my Saviour, sleep -- --
Christmas solo songs. O holy night -- He shall feed His flock -- The birthday of a king -- Eia, Eia -- The holy boy -- The kings -- --
Christmas rounds and canons. We wish you a merry Christmas -- Lully, Lullay -- Christmas Eve canon -- Alleluia -- Dona nobis pacem -- Ave Maria -- Christmas is coming -- Will I get a Christmas present? -- On the corner -- Canon of the mimes -- Masters in this hall -- O, how lovely is the evening -- Merry Christmas -- Glory to God.
Genre/Form Christmas music.
Added Author Simon, Henry W. (Henry William), 1901-1970.
Fellner, Rudolph.
Busoni, Rafaello, 1900-1962.
ISBN 0395177863 $6.95 0395177855 pbk.