A bicentennial publication by an award-winning translator features thirty of Andersen's tales, including "The Tinderbox," "The Emperor's New Clothes," and "The Little Mermaid," in a volume complemented by the writer's paper-cut illustrations. Reprint.
Contents: Ad cantus laetitiae * Ad perennis vitae fontem * Aetas Carmen * Cedit hiems eminus * Jesu dulcis memoria * Jucundare jugiter * Paranymphus adiens * Puer natus in Bethlehem * Zachaeus arboris.
In this humorous retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Princess and the Pea," Lorelei must pass many difficult tests in order to prove that she is a true princess and win the hand of Prince Nicholas
A tiny girl no bigger than a thumb is stolen by a great ugly toad and subsequently has many adventures and makes many animal friends, before finding the perfect mate in a warm and beautiful southern land.