Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales: A Selection

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Oxford University Press, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 349 pages
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This collection of twenty-six tales features reproductions of the original illustrations by Vilhelm Pedersen and Lorenz Frolich, especially photographed from the drawings in the Hans Andersen Museum at Odense.

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Contents

The TinderBox
1
Little Claus and Big Claus
11
The Princess and the Pea
28
Thumbelina
30
The Naughty Boy
46
The TravellingCompanion
49
The Little Mermaid
76
The Emperors New Clothes
107
The Buckwheat
207
The Sweethearts
210
The Ugly Duckling
214
The Snow Queen
228
The Little MatchGirl
273
The Old House
277
The Goblin at the ProvisionDealers
289
She was Good for Nothing
295

The Galoshes of Fortune
114
The Steadfast TinSoldier
154
The Wild Swans
160
The Flying Trunk
183
The RoseElf
192
The Swineherd
199
The Wind Tells of Valdemar Daae and his Daughters
306
The Bishop of Borglum and his Kinsman
322
What the Thistle Lived to See
332
The Gardener and the Family
339
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Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author and poet most famous for his fairy tales.

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