The stories of Hans Christian Andersen a new translation from the Danish by Hans Christian Andersen

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Statementselected and translated by Diana Crone Frank and Jeffrey Frank ; with illustrations by Vilhelm Pedersen and Lorenz Frølich.
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Paginationviii, 293 p. :
Number of Pages293
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ISBN 100822336936

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