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Author Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875.

Title Fairy tales / Hans Christian Andersen ; translated by Tiina Nunnally ; edited and introduced by Jackie Wullschlager.

Imprint New York : Viking, 2005.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  839.8 A544    ---  Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description lvi, 437 p. : illus. ; 25 cm.
Contents Acknowledgments -- Chronology -- Introduction -- Further reading -- Translator's note -- A note on the illustrations -- Fairy Tales : The tinderbox -- Little Claus and big Claus -- The princess on the pea -- Thumbelina -- The traveling companion -- The little mermaid -- The emperor's new clothes -- The steadfast tin soldier -- The wild swans -- The flying trunk -- The nightingale -- The sweethearts -- The ugly duckling -- The fir tree -- The snow queen -- The red shoes -- The shepherdess and the chimney sweep -- The shadow -- The old house -- The little match girl -- The story of a mother -- The collar -- The bell -- The Marsh King's daughter -- The wind tells of Valdemar Daae and his daughters -- The snowman -- The ice maiden -- The wood nymph -- The most incredible thing -- Auntie toothache -- Notes.
Summary A bicentennial publication by an award-winning translator features thirty of Andersen's tales including "The Tinderbox," "The Emperor's New Clothes," and "The Little Mermaid," in a volume complemented by the writer's paper-cut illustrations.
Subject Fairy tales -- Denmark.
Children's stories, Danish -- Translations into English.
Denmark -- Folklore.
Added Author Nunnally, Tiina, 1952-
ISBN 0670033774

 
    
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