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    Tales of Hans Christian Andersen: Walker Illustrated Classic (Paperback) By (author) Hans Christian Andersen, Illustrated by Joel Stewart, Translated by Naomi Lewis

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    Description"Walker Illustrated Classics" is a new series which brings together some of the best-loved stories ever told, illustrated by some of today's finest artists. These exquisitely designed books, with their magnificent words and glorious pictures, are a pleasure to read - and re-read. The classics have never looked so good!Here, magnificently illustrated, are thirteen of Hans Christian Andersen's finest stories. Combining dark moments of genius with lighter moment of fantasy, the tales include "The Princess and the Pea", "Thumbelina", "The Emperor's New Clothes", "The Little Mermaid", "The Ugly Duckling", "The Snow Queen" and many more.

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    Tales of Hans Christian Andersen: Walker Illustrated Classic
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Hans Christian Andersen, Illustrated by Joel Stewart, Translated by Naomi Lewis
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 208
    Width: 180 mm
    Height: 210 mm
    Thickness: 16 mm
    Weight: 539 g
    ISBN 13: 9781406317466
    ISBN 10: 1406317462

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y2.1
    BIC E4L: TRD, F5+
    BIC subject category V2: YFJ
    BIC reading level and special interest qualifier V2: 5AF
    BIC children’s book marketing category: B3N79
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 12600
    BISAC V2.8: JUV012000
    DC22: 839.8136
    BIC subject category V2: 5AF
    Thema V1.0: YDC, YFJ
    Illustrations note
    Walker Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Walker Books Ltd
    Publication date
    03 August 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was a Danish author and poet, most famous for his timeless, classic fairy tales. Naomi Lewis is one of the most distinguished figures in the world of children's books and a leading authority on the works of Hans Christian Andersen, many of whose stories she has translated. A fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, she is a former winner of the Eleanor Farjeon Award for services to children's literature. Joel Stewart is the illustrator of the celebrated children's books The Adventures of a Nose (9780744581386) and The Jabberwocky (9781844284764). He lives in Cornwall.
    Review quote
    "* "Elegantly translated... and beautifully illustrated." The Guardian * "Quite simply a stunningly beautiful book, immaculately designed and produced." Book Trusted News"