H. C. Andersen Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Hans Christian Andersen or H. C. Andersenis best remembered for his fairy tales. Andersen's popularity is not limited to children; his stories, called eventyr in Danish, express themes that transcend age and nationality. His fairy tales, which have been translated into more than 125 languages, have become culturally embedded in the West's collective consciousness, readily accessible to children, but presenting lessons of virtue and resilience in the face of adversity for mature readers as well. Some of his most famous fairy tales include "The Emperor's New Clothes", "The Little Mermaid", "The Nightingale", "The Snow Queen", "The Ugly Duckling", "Thumbelina", and many more.
His stories have inspired ballets, both animated and live-action films, and plays.
H. C. Andersen A comprehensive collection of over fifty of the most popular fairy tales by Hans Christian Andersen, including “The Emperor’s New Suit,” “The Red Shoes,” “The Ugly Duckling,” and much more.
H. C. Andersen Hans Christian Andersen was born on April 2, 1805, in Odense, Denmark. He was one of the most famous authors of his time and he will remain one of the best fairytale writers of all times. He wrote many novels, poems, plays and travelogues, but he was best-known by his fairy tales. Although his fairy tales were the most famous of his works, his popularity was not limited to children, for his the themes of the tales exceeded age and nationality.
He died from liver cancer on August 4, 1875, in Copenhagen. He had written 168 tales, among which, the most famous were “The Ugly Duckling”, “The Little Mermaid”, “The Snow Queen” and “The Emperor’s New Suit”.
His stories are everlasting classics, that will never stop shining. By being gifted to write in a simple language, still able to give vivid descriptions in his stories, he pulls the readers from the reality into the stories, showing them a world of fantasy and magic. Apart from being interesting, filled with adventures and magic, his fairytale also have a moral value that teaches children on the right things and behaviors.
This book is a collection of more than hundred fairy tales. Among them, you will find:
1. The Angel
2. The Beetle who went on his Travels
3. The Bell
4. The Drop of Water
5. The Dumb Book
6. Little Claus and Big Claus
7. The Little Match-seller
8. The Little Mermaid
9. Little Tiny or Thumbelina
10. The Nightingale
11. The Snow Queen
12. The Ugly Duckling
13. Under the Willow Tree
14. The Windmill
H. C. Andersen “There was once a prince, and he wanted a princess…”, but also, “Many years ago, there was an Emperor…”
There are also the mermaids, the Snow Queen, the Nightingale, princesses and many other characters, which make these fairy tales magical.
Hans Christian Andersen was born on April 2, 1805, in Odense, Denmark. He was one of the most famous authors of his time and he will remain one of the best fairytale writers of all times. He died from liver cancer on August 4, 1875, in Copenhagen. He had written 168 tales, among which, the most famous were “The Ugly Duckling”, “The Little Mermaid”, “The Snow Queen” and “The Emperor’s New Suit”.
His stories are everlasting, never-fading classics, which will never be forgotten. With his talent to write in a simple language, giving vivid descriptions in his stories, he drags the readers inside them, showing them a world of fantasy and magic. What is even more important is that his fairy tales have a moral value, which teaches children on the right things and behaviours.
In this book, in which several of his stories are compiled, you will find:
• The Snow Queen
• The Nightingale
• The Real Princess
• The Garden Of Paradise
• The Mermaid
• The Emperor's New Clothes
• The Wind's Tale
Reading these stories to your children will transfer them in another world, another reality, where they will find their place among the main characters and will make them as if though they were part of the tale.
H. C. Andersen Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author, fairy tale writer, and poet noted for his children's stories This edition includes the following tales for children: The Emperor's New Clothes, The Swineherd, The Real Princess, The Shoes of Fortune, The Fir Tree, The Snow Queen, The Leap-Frog, The Elderbush, The Bell, The Old House, The Happy Family, The Story of a Mother, The False Collar, The Shadow, The Little Match Girl, The Dream of Little Tuk, The Naughty Boy, The Red Shoes.
Robert Louis Stevenson, Anna Sewell, Howard Pyle, Carlo Collodi, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Andrew Lang, Knowles and Malory, Eleanor H. Porter, Hugh Lofting, John Meade Falkner, Daniel Defoe, Jonathan Swift, H. C. Andersen, Oscar Wilde, Norman Lindsay, Beatrix Potter, R. D. Blackmore, Lewis Carroll, George MacDonald, Ethel Sybil Turner & E. Nesbit These classics include books of adventure, animals, family life, fantasy and science fiction, coming of age, and romance. Includes an active table of contents so you can easily navigate to each book.
Table of Contents
Kidnapped by Robert Louis Stevenson
Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood by Howard Pyle
Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi
Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Blue Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
The Legends of King Arthur and His Knights by Knowles and Malory
A Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Pollyanna by Eleanor H. Porter
The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
The Story of Doctor Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
The Voyages of Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
Moonfleet by John Meade Falkner
Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
The Further Adventures of Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe
Gulliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Seas
Andersen's Fairy Tales by H. C. Andersen
The Happy Prince and Other Tales by Oscar Wilde
The Magic Pudding by Norman Lindsay
The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter
Lorna Doone by R. D. Blackmore
Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll
The Princess and the Goblin by George MacDonald
At the Back of the North Wind by George MacDonald
Seven Little Australians by Ethel Sybil Turner
Five Children and It by E. Nesbit
H. C. Andersen & Marcela López Rediscover the classic story of Snow Queen and her desire to convert the purest hearts into ice.
Come along with Gerda and Kay in this challenging adventure of getting rid of the ice that could separate them forever. This wonderful book written by Andersen is a new edition illustrated with a lot of color and romanticism.
H. C. Andersen & Bdr. Grimm m. fl. En dejlig samling af 365 eventyr og historier fortalt for både store og små. Historierne er skrevet af nogle af de mest kendte og elskede forfattere, bl.a. H.C. Andersen og Brdr. Grimm, og med søde illustrationer af bl.a. Iben Clante, Jan Mogensen og Dina Gellert.
Bogen er bygget op efter princippet: en historie – eller en del af en historie – til hver dag.
H. C. Andersen & Flemming Jeppesen ”Den grimme ælling” er et af H.C. Andersens mest læste og elskede eventyr. Eventyret blev offentliggjort for første gang 11. november 1843. Det udkom som en del af ”Nye Eventyr. Første Bind. Første Samling” fra 1844.
H. C. Andersen Fyrtøjet. Eventyr af H. C. Andersen. Du skal vide, når du kommer ned på bunden af træet, så er du i en stor gang, der er ganske lyst, for der brænder over hundrede lamper. Så ser du tre døre, du kan lukke dem op, nøglen sidder i. Går du ind i det første kammer, da ser du midt på gulvet en stor kiste, oven på den sidder en hund; han har et par øjne så store som et par tekopper.
H. C. Andersen Klods-Hans. Eventyr af H. C. Andersen. Må jeg ingen hest få!, sagde Klods-Hans, så ta’er jeg gedebukken, den er min egen, og den kan godt bære mig! Og så satte han sig skrævs over gedebukken, stak sine hæle i siden på den og fór af sted hen ad landevejen. Hui! Hvor det gik. Her kommer jeg!, sagde Klods-Hans, og så sang han så at det skingrede.
H. C. Andersen THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES
THE REAL PRINCESS
THE SHOES OF FORTUNE
THE FIR TREE
THE SNOW QUEEN
THE OLD HOUSE
THE HAPPY FAMILY
THE STORY OF A MOTHER
THE FALSE COLLAR
THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL
THE DREAM OF LITTLE TUK
THE NAUGHTY BOY
THE RED SHOES