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Thumbelina and other fairy tales

Author: H C Andersen; Isak Dinesen; Sandro Nardini; Ugo Fontana
Publisher: New York : Macmillan, 1962.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The tale of the adventures of Thumbelina, who got her name because she was no taller than a thumb, after she was taken away from her home by a toad and her son, and how she got her new name after finding a new home with people like herself.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Fairy tales
Juvenile literature
Translations into English
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H C Andersen; Isak Dinesen; Sandro Nardini; Ugo Fontana
OCLC Number: 1861671
Notes: "The translations of these tales approved by Andersen for the two-volume Author's Edition have been emended for this edition"--Title page verso.
Description: v, 42 pages : color illustrations ; 34 cm
Contents: The tinderbox --
The nightingale --
The shepherdess and the chimney sweep --
The little match girl --
Thumbelina.
Other Titles: Tales.
Thumbelina
Responsibility: by Hans Christian Andersen ; introduced by Isak Dinesen ; illustrated by Sandro Nardini and Ugo Fontana.

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The tale of the adventures of Thumbelina, who got her name because she was no taller than a thumb, after she was taken away from her home by a toad and her son, and how she got her new name after finding a new home with people like herself.

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