Hans Christian Andersen: a new life

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Overlook Press, Apr 12, 2005 - Biography & Autobiography - 624 pages
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A portrait published to coincide with the 200th anniversary of the writer's birth evaluates his role as a critical journalist and supporter of the scientific community, citing his travel writings, his achievements as a cut-paper artist, and his struggles with hypochondria. 15,000 first printing.

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Hans Christian Andersen is best known for writing fairytales for children, but he was also a prolific writer of plays, travel books, poems, and novels. He also had a great interest in science and ... Read full review

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Jens Andersen's biography of Hans Christian Andersen presents a detailed account of the writer's life, mostly in terms of HC Andersen's adult years. This book offers more of a look into HC Andersen's inner life, his inner person. Read full review


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Arrival 18191822
In the House of Education 18221827

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