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Book Information: Snow Queen, the

Snow Queen, the (1844) [Short Story]
by Hans Christian Andersen Rating: Weighted - 8.2 / Average - 8.6 of 10 (5 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

When Kay is lured from his home by the beautiful, cruel Snow Queen, his friend Gerda sets out on an epic journey to rescue him. As she searches, she encounters a series of strangers to whom she relays her plight. Charmed by her story and her innocence, each of them helps Gerda, so that at last she is able to find the Snow Queen's icy palace. But at the end of her epic journey, will Gerda manage to set Kay free?

Original title: Sneedronningen
Original languages: Danish

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Genre: Fairy Tales & FolkloreOriginal Creations

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Mammoth Book of Fairy Tales, the (1997) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , L. Frank Baum , Charles Dickens , Charlotte Brontë , Edith Nesbit , Oscar Wilde , Tanith Lee , Lord Dunsany , Nancy Springer , Louise Cooper , Robert Louis Stevenson , Robin McKinley , Jane Yolen , Lawrence Schimel , F. Gwynplaine MacIntyre , Joan Aiken , George MacDonald , Laurence Housman , Frank R. Stockton , Walter de la Mare , Christina Rossetti , H. E. Bates , Juliana Horatia Ewing , Hans Christian Andersen , Marie-Catherine D'Aulnoy , Charles Perrault , Ludwig Tieck , Jessica Amanda Salmonson , Edward Lear , Peter Asbjörnsen , Jörgen Moe , J. Muñez Escomez , Charles Deulin , Luigi Capuana , Jeanne Marie Leprince de Beaumont , Netta Syrett , Agnes Grozier Herbertson , Charles Marelles , Horace E. Scudder , Isabel Bellerby

Edition #1: The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen (2008)
Edition Details (From the publisher):

Soft, ethereal artwork and a faithful translation set the mood for a keepsake edition of Andersen's much-loved winter's tale.

A classic translation of one of the world's greatest fairy tales -- a magical story of a young girl's quest to save the boy she loves.

Language: English

Translated by: Naomi Lewis
Illustrated by: Christian Birmingham
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Manifested in:

The Snow Queen (October 14, 2008)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: Somerville, MA
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763632298
Pages: 64

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