Stories and Tales

Stories and Tales

by Hans Christian Andersen
     
 

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A true classic of Western literature, Stories and Tales by Hans Christian Andersen, arguably the most notable children's writer of all, has delighted young and old for generations. This unique collection was first translated for George Routledge over 130 years ago. Completely reset, but preserving the original, beautiful illustrations by A.W. Bayes, engraved

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A true classic of Western literature, Stories and Tales by Hans Christian Andersen, arguably the most notable children's writer of all, has delighted young and old for generations. This unique collection was first translated for George Routledge over 130 years ago. Completely reset, but preserving the original, beautiful illustrations by A.W. Bayes, engraved by the masters of Victorian book illustration, the Brothers Dalziel, this marvellous book will be treasured by young and old alike.

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From the Publisher
'These fairytales ... have the nature of immortal things.' - Hermann Hesse

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415285971
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/30/2002
Series:
Routledge Classics Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
420
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.06(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

Hans Christian Andersen (1805-75). Danish author, the son of a shoemaker, who became one of the world's greatest storytellers.

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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