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The swineherd

Author: H C Andersen; Lisbeth Zwerger; Anthea Bell
Publisher: New York : Penguin Young Readers Group, [2009]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H C Andersen; Lisbeth Zwerger; Anthea Bell
ISBN: 9780698400894 0698400895
OCLC Number: 216938887
Notes: "Minedition."
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Svinedrengen.
Responsibility: Hans Christian Andersen ; with pictures by Lisbeth Zwerger ; [English text adaption by Anthea Bell].
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A prince disguises himself as a swineherd and learns the true character of the princess he desires.

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Excellent adaptation of familiar text

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-12-10) Very Good Permalink

Anthea Bell did an excellent job adapting the familiar text of H. C. Andersen's story about a prince whose gifts and proposal are turned down by the emperor's daughter until he takes a job as a lowly swineherd who can make beautiful toys which he "sells" to the princess for kisses.  The illustrations...
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