Stories and Tales

Stories and Tales


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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.

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

About the Author

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

Date of Birth:

April 2, 1805

Date of Death:

August 4, 1875

Place of Birth:

Odense, Denmark

Place of Death:

Copenhagen, Denmark

Table of Contents

The Tinder-Box
Little Claus and Great Claus
The Princess on the Pea
Little Ida's Flowers
The Naughty Boy
The Traveling Companion
The Little Sea Maid
The Emperor's New Clothes
The Goloshes of Fortune
The Daisy
The Hardy Tin Soldier
The Wild Swans
The Loveliest Rose on the World
The Garden of Paradise
The Great Grief
The Swan's Nest
Holger Danske
"It's Quite True!"
The Flying Trunk
The Last Pearl
The Storks
The Metal Pig
The Ugly Duckling
A Picture from the Fortress Wall
The Shepherdess and the Chimney-Sweeper
The Money-Pig
The Red Shoes
The Wicked Prince
Children's Prattle
Old Luk-Oie
The Story of a Mother
the Lovers
The Old Street Lamp
Two Brothers
The Bell
By the Almshouse Window
Little Tuk
The Darning-Needle
The Fir Tree
A Rose from the Grave Homer
The Swineherd
Elder-Tree Mother
Five out of One Shell
The Snow Queen
The Flax
The Drop of Water
The Nightingale
The Jumper
The Elf-Hill
The Shirt Collar
The Neighboring Families
The Little Match Girl
The Buckwheat
The Old House
The Happy Family
The Shadow
The Rose Elf
The Angel
Twelve by the Mail
The Racers
the Silver Shilling
The Old Church Bell
The Snail and the Rose Tree
The Psyche
the Ice Maiden
The Dryad
What One can Invent
In Sweden
An Adventure in the Catacombs of Rome
A Peasant Boy in the Campagna of Rome
My Visit to the Borghese Palace

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