The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

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In this newly illustrated edition of the classic Swedish folk tale, Nils is shrunk to a tiny size by a dwarf, and carried across Sweden by a flock of wild geese to their summer home in the far North. Through many perils and exciting adventures, Nils wins the respect and love of the geese and finally returns home.
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 96 pages
  • 210 x 290 x 15.24mm | 630g
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 0863151396
  • 9780863151392
  • 94,202

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'Nil's travels give readers the opportunity to learn about Swedish towns, their inhabitants and traditions. This is one of Sweden's best-loved children's books.'
-- Folk & Fairy Tales: A Book Guide, Booktrust, Winter 2004
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About Selma Lagerlöf

Selma Lagerloef was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature.
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