Hans Christian Andersen's Fairytales

Hans Christian Andersen's Fairytales

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by Hans Christian Andersen
     
 

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Lisbeth Zwerger is one of the world’s preeminent children’s book artists, and one of the most original interpreters of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairytales. This handsome collection, originally published in 1991 now returns in celebration of Hans Christian Andersen’s 200th birthday. It includes eleven favorite stories, such as "The

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Lisbeth Zwerger is one of the world’s preeminent children’s book artists, and one of the most original interpreters of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairytales. This handsome collection, originally published in 1991 now returns in celebration of Hans Christian Andersen’s 200th birthday. It includes eleven favorite stories, such as "The Princess and the Pea" and "The Emperor’s New Clothes," as well as lesser-known but equally wonderful stories, all featuring Ms. Zwerger’s distinctively elegant, witty illustrations. This superb anthology is bound to become a treasured part of every child’s library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780698400351
Publisher:
Minedition
Publication date:
02/16/2006
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
9.54(w) x 11.59(h) x 0.65(d)
Age Range:
4 - 17 Years

Meet the Author

Lisbeth Zwerger lives in Vienna, Austria.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
April 2, 1805
Date of Death:
August 4, 1875
Place of Birth:
Odense, Denmark
Place of Death:
Copenhagen, Denmark

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Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 12 reviews.
Azul Cruz More than 1 year ago
There is no table of contents or an option to skip a story. Oh, and there are no illustrations... bummer. The .99 cents nook book I downloaded a sample of has the TOC, so do I feel cheated! Not worth it. Sorry.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Its got some big stories, but its not a complete collection.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
She sleeps soundly, waiting to be awakened. Her eyes are blue, but closed. Her long golden locks are wavy. Her white dress clings to her curves as she lays on satin sheets.
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I LOVED IT ~Jade
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LOVED IT!!!- oliva &hearts
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Love it!!!
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I LOVE IT!!
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I love it
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