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The Fairy Tales Of Hans Christian Anderson

Product Number: 434380
The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen presents the most famous Andersen stories, including classics such as The Little Mermaid, The Ugly Duckling and The Princess and the Pea, in an excellent translation by Jean Hersholt.

This beautifully designed book contains a sparkling and unexpected selection of exquisite artwork from the 1840s to the 1980s by such artist greats as Kay Nielsen, Arthur Rackham, the eccentric Tom Seidmann-Freud (niece of Sigmund Freud), and the famous film animator Lotte Reiniger, as well as exciting, newly discovered talents.

The collection also features historic and contemporary silhouettes, which enrich the presentation of Andersen’s tales in a unique format, pairing one tale with one artist. It makes this a fresh addition to children’s libraries as well as to adult art-book collections.

The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Anderson features:
  • Hardcover, 192 pages.
  • Written by Hans Christian Anderson and edited by Noel Daniel.
  • Includes some of the best of the fairy tales. Among them The Princess and The Pea and The Little Mermaid.
  • Includes historic and contemporary silhouettes.
  • Art work from the 1840s to the 1980s by renowned atists.
  • Introduction and a discussion of Hans Christian Anderson’s legacy by Noel Daniel.
  • Includes stickers to adorn the pages of favourite stories.
  • Published by Taschen.

Dimensions: 14cm (l) x 20cm (h) x 1.5cm (w).


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