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By Hans Christian Andersen

This booklet includes the entire Andersen's 127 fairy stories and tales within the chronological order in their unique book. Hans Christian Andersen was once a Danish writer and poet. even though a prolific author of performs, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is healthier remembered for his fairy stories, a literary style he so mastered that he himself has develop into as legendary because the stories he wrote. Andersen's attractiveness isn't really constrained to youngsters; his stories—called eventyrs, or "fantastic tales"—express topics that go beyond age and nationality. in the course of his lifetime he used to be acclaimed for having extremely joyful young children around the world and used to be feted through royalty. Andersen's fairy stories, that have been translated into greater than one hundred twenty five languages, became culturally embedded within the West's collective cognizance, without difficulty available to kids, yet featuring classes of advantage and resilience within the face of adversity for mature readers in addition. they've got encouraged films, performs, ballets, and lively motion pictures.

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