Download E-books The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. PDF

Whilst the Brothers Grimm first released their choice of now well-known fairy stories, Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) used to be simply 10 years previous. yet Andersen used to be destined to turn into a skilled Danish writer of fairy stories and children’s tales himself, writing renowned tales just like the Little Mermaid and The grotesque Duckling. Andersen was once very hot in his time, making friendships with royalty and writers like Charles Dickens whereas his works have been translated into over a hundred languages worldwide. 
Ironically, the paintings for which Andersen is healthier remembered was once one in all his least well known at the start. In 1835, Andersen released his Fairy stories for the 1st time, yet they offered poorly, even whereas Andersen’s novel just a Fiddler fared good.

Show description

Read Online or Download The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. PDF

Best Fairy Tales books

Oriental Mythology (The Masks of God, Volume II) (v. 2)

A part of a sequence of 4 books that appears at international mythologies. This ebook examines jap mythology because it constructed into the unique religions of Egypt, India, China and Japan.

Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales (Puffin Classics)

This spell binding assortment, retold by way of author and critic Naomi Lewis, includes twelve of Hans Christian Andersen's impressive tales. It comprises Thumbelina, a bit lady not more than a thumb-joint excessive, The Emperor's New outfits, the story of a guy who cares just for his visual appeal and The Little Mermaid, who longs to 1 day marry a human prince.

Myth: A Very Short Introduction

A survey of the previous three hundred years of theorizing on delusion, this publication takes into consideration the paintings of such favourite thinkers as Albert Camus, Claude Lévi-Strauss, C. G. Jung, and Sigmund Freud. It makes a speciality of varied techniques to fable, from all the significant disciplines--including technology, faith, philosophy, literature, and psychology.

Magic Tree House Boxed Set, Books 1-4: Dinosaurs Before Dark, The Knight at Dawn, Mummies in the Morning, and Pirates Past Noon

Prepare for an international of event with the 1st 4 titles within the liked Magic Tree condominium sequence! Jack and his little sister Annie are only general young ones from Frog Creek, Pennsylvania. Then they find a mysterious tree apartment jam-packed with every kind of books. .. and their lives are by no means an analogous!

Additional resources for The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales.

Show sample text content

Rated 4.23 of 5 – based on 17 votes