The Tinder Box

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Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1971 - Fairy tales - 28 pages
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By cutting off a witch's head, a soldier gains possession of a magic tinderbox which makes him a wealthy man.

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

The Tinderbox, illustrated and retold by Barry Moser. Andersen's tale of an impoverished soldier whose life is transformed by a magical tinderbox is transplanted from mythical Denmark to the mountains ... Read full review

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User Review  - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing

The Tinderbox, illustrated by Warwick Hutton. Originally published in 1835, as part of his very first fairy-tale collection, The Tinderbox is one of Hans Christian Andersen's more folkloric tales ... Read full review

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