Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

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"[...]useless search after her. Towards evening, when the clerk entered the church to toll the vesper bell, he saw by the altar Anne Lisbeth, who had spent the whole day there. Her powers of body were almost exhausted, but her eyes flashed brightly, and on her cheeks was a rosy flush. The last rays of the setting sun shone upon her, and gleamed over the altar upon the shining clasps of the Bible, which lay open at the words of the prophet Joel, "Rend your hearts and not your garments, and turn unto the Lord." "That was just a chance," people said; but do things happen by chance? In the face of Anne Lisbeth, lighted up by the evening sun, could be seen[...]."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 740 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 38mm | 971g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507700911
  • 9781507700914

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