The Kiss of the Snow Queen: Hans Christian Andersen and Man's Redemption by Woman

The Kiss of the Snow Queen: Hans Christian Andersen and Man's Redemption by Woman

by Wolfgang Lederer

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Overview

Lederer illuminates the sources of this perennial enchantment by interweaving an astute psychological analysis of the fairy tale with an account of Andersen's life. Engaging and highly readable, this book is suffused with perceptions culled from psychology, folklore, and myth.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780520071902
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 11/12/1990
Edition description: REPRINT
Pages: 275
Product dimensions: 5.53(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.74(d)

About the Author

Wolfgang Lederer is Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco.

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