Four favorite tales by beloved storyteller. In addition to title story: 'Great Claus and Little Claus,' 'The Tinder Box' and 'The Swineherd.' Newly reset in large easy-to-read type, with six new illustrations by Thea Kliros.
|Series:||Dover Children's Thrift Classics Series|
|Product dimensions:||5.21(w) x 8.24(h) x 0.26(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 11 Years|
About the Author
Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author and poet best remembered for his fairy tales, both original and retold, including the beloved classics "Thumbelina," "The Emperor's New Clothes," "The Fir Tree," "The Steadfast Tin Soldier," "The Princess and the Pea," "The Red Shoes," "The Ugly Duckling," and "The Snow Queen."
Date of Birth:April 2, 1805
Date of Death:August 4, 1875
Place of Birth:Odense, Denmark
Place of Death:Copenhagen, Denmark
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I was a bit disappointed that there were no artist illustrations, so necessary for the little children. However, it will go to one of my older grandchildren, whom I am sure will enjoy reading it!
The Tinder Box Is a good story
I didn't know the little mermaid had blonde hair. Yes! I have blonde hair