Hans Christian Andersen Tinderbox

ISBN 13: 9781406313642

Tinderbox

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A masterful new translation and exquisite illustrations make this version of Hans Christian Andersen's timeless classic one to treasure. When a young soldier meets an old witch, he comes into possession of a magical tinderbox. It has the power to summon three fearsome dogs to do his bidding, and with their help the soldier escapes death, wins the hand of a beautiful princess and lives happily ever after...

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From the creators of The Nightingale, another exquisite edition of a Hans Christian Andersen classic is spun with clarity and wit. Stephen Mitchell's wonderfully fresh retelling paired with Bagram Ibatoulline's richly detailed illustrations creates a stunning collectible edition

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Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) is a world-famous author of classic folk stories and fairy tales, including The Ugly Duckling and The Little Mermaid. Stephen Mitchell is a renowned, award-winning author, translator and anthologist. He lives in Brooklyn, USA. Bagram Ibatoulline graduated from the State Academic Institute of Arts in Moscow and has illustrated numerous picture books, including The Nightingale, Hana in the Time of Tulips and The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane. Born in Russia, he now lives in New Jersey, USA.

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