Danish Childrens Literature: Works
Hans Christian Andersen, the Snow Queen, the Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, the Tinderbox by Source Wikipedia
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 39. Chapters: Works by Hans Christian Andersen, The Snow Queen, The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, The Tinderbox, TheMorePlease note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 39. Chapters: Works by Hans Christian Andersen, The Snow Queen, The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, The Tinderbox, The Emperors New Clothes, Hans Christian Andersen bibliography, The Ugly Duckling, The Princess and the Pea, The Snowman, The Nightingale, The Shadow, The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Most Incredible Thing, The Wild Swans, The Sweethearts- or, The Top and the Ball, New Fairy Tales, The Fir-Tree, The Red Shoes, The Angel, The Swineherd, The Shepherdess and the Chimney Sweep, Rasmus Klump, Fairy Tales Told for Children. First Collection., The Elf Mound, The Flying Trunk, Ole Luk je, The Galoshes of Fortune, The Teapot, The Garden of Paradise, The Goblin and the Grocer, Golden Treasure, Several Things. Excerpt: The Snow Queen (Danish: Sneedronningen) is a fairy tale by author Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875). The tale was first published in 1845, and centers on the struggle between good and evil as experienced by a little boy and girl, Kai and Gerda. The story is one of Andersens longest and is considered by scholars, critics, and readers alike as one of his best. It is regularly included in selected tales and collections of his work as well as being frequently reprinted in illustrated storybook editions for children. The tale has been adapted in various media including animated film and television drama. The Snow Queen is a tale told in seven stories (Danish: Historier): Cover of a modern Danish edition of The Snow Queen (Sneedronningen) Vilhelm Pedersen illustration.An evil troll, actually the devil himself, makes a magic mirror that has the power to distort the appearance of things reflected in it. It fails to reflect all the good and beautiful aspects of people and things while it magnifies all the bad and ugly aspects so that they look even worse than they really are. The devil teaches a devil school, and th...