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Michael Hague's Favourite Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales

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A collection of tales including The Snow Queen, The Little Mermaid, The Little Match girl, Thumbelina, The Elfin Hill, Little Ida's Flower, The Ugly Duckling, The Wild Swans, and The Emperor's New Clothes..
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Published September 15th 1981 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (first published September 1st 1981)
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Terri Lynn
Nov 06, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: children
More fine art and storytelling from the best children's artist there is- Michael Hague. Stories include:

The Snow Queen
The Wild Swans
Thumbelina
The Elfin Hill
Little Ida's Flowers
The Emperor's New Clothes
The Little Match Girl
The Ugly Duckling
The Little Mermaid
Elaine Duree
Feb 18, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I am still waiting for my children to grow a little more. These stories are a little long for them now. But I can not wait to share these tales with them. such great lessons of life in Hans imagination. He was amazing to push threw and continue to write all his stories down.
Morgen
Sep 01, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: those who love fairy-tales
One of my favorite things about this particular collection is the beautiful illustrations. Sometimes I would stop in the middle of the story to pore over the pictures--they were so real I imagined the whole story unfolding in a single page.
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a great collection of pictures and prose
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Shelves: childrens
These are classics appropriate for elementary age.
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Hans Christian Andersen (often referred to in Scandinavia as H. C. Andersen; April 2, 1805 – August 4, 1875) was a Danish author and poet. Although a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels, and poems, Andersen is best remembered for his fairy tales. Andersen's popularity is not limited to children; his stories—called eventyr, or "fairy-tales"—express themes that transcend age and nationalit ...more
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