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Hans Christian Andersen: The Life of a Story Teller

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Beloved by generations of children and adults around the world for tales such as "The Ugly Duckling" and "The Emperor's New Clothes," Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) revolutionized children's literature. Although others before him had collected and retold folk stories and fairy tales, Andersen was the first to create the stories himself, instilling a previously stilted genre with new humor, wisdom, and pathos. Drawing on letters, diaries, and other original sources (many never before translated from the Danish), ...

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Hans Christian Andersen: The Life of a Story Teller 2002, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226917474

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