1881 Scarce Victorian Book - Adventures in the Far West by W. H. G. Kingston
Author : Hans Christian Andersen (H. W. Dulcken. translator)
Title : THE SNOW MAN and other Stories. Translated by H. W. Dulcken. Illustrated with fourteen pictures.
Publisher : London, George Routledge and Sons, no date (circa 1890's).
Language : Text in English
Size : 7 " X 5 "
Pages : 118 pages
Binding : Good original illustrated cloth binding (hinges fine, overall worn, soiled and scuffed - as shown) under a protective removable mylar cover.
Content : Very good content (bright and tight, rare foxing and staining, book prize plate dated 1895 on first endpaper).
Illustrations : Nicely illustrated.
The book : Scarce and attractive edition of Andersen's tales including The Snow Man, There is a Difference, The Garden of Paradise, The Little Sea Maid, The Pen and the Inkstand, The Swan's Nest, Waldemar Daa and his Daughters.
The Author : Hans Christian Andersen often referred to in Scandinavia as H. C. Andersen (2 April 1805 – 4 August 1875), was a Danish author. 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 express themes that transcend age and nationality.
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