The Swineherd

By: Andersen, Hans Christian; Translated By Erik Blegvad

Price: $12.00

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Book Condition: Fair


Exlib with all pages and pocket present. Some finger soil, few small closed tears on some page edges, small split in rear hinge paper, page block sewing a tad wobbly but holding. Unclipped dj has a closed tear on frt flap, wear at tips, few small chips, displays well in new mylar. Rare volume illust and translated by Blegvad, an artist from Andersen's own Denmark. With delicate humor and gentle truth this tale tells of the foolish princess who valued material things more than Nature's gifts, who preferred a trinket to a perfect rose or a golden-voiced nightingale, and who did not recognize true love when it was offered to her.

Title: The Swineherd

Author Name: Andersen, Hans Christian; Translated By Erik Blegvad

Illustrator: Blegvad, Erik

Categories: CHILDRENS FICTION,

Edition: Possible First

Publisher: NY, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc.: 1958

ISBN Number: 0152837159

ISBN Number 13: 9780152837150

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 12mo - over 6

Seller Id: 30427

Keywords: FAIRY TALES, FABLES, MATERIAL GIRL, GREED,