I have read some of the stories and they have me hook on this book.
At any rate, it could be good reading for adults who wish to discover the original version of some of the fairy tales they might have heard as a child.
Personally I find this one eminently readable and capturing the humor, irony, and emotion intended by the author.
Its just full of stories. I really enjoy reading them. There are a lot of stories that I have never heard before that would actually be really good to read to children becasue... Read morePublished 10 days ago by NicoleG
Varying stories, of alternating views on both popular and non main stream fairy tales. Some are interesting and entertaining, while others may be a little obtuse for some readers.Published 27 days ago by Brenda Frasca
I bought this book for my 9 YO daughter to read the classics, that I loved reading as a child. There is no way kids can read it - the book is too big, too heavy and print is very... Read morePublished 1 month ago by LP
I bought this edition for a young reader and it was a bit overwhelming for her. I was eager to pass on some reading to a young pre-teen reader that has only known these stories... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Bret Brutlag
This is the complete works of Hans Christian Andersen... not just the fairy tail bits... All Works! Amazing beautiful leather bound copy with gold leafing on the pages and a silk... Read morePublished 2 months ago by William Jason Sechrist
I very much recommend getting this in digital form! Very useful and much lighter way of carrying all of HC Andersen's tales. Wonderful compilation and well translated.Published 3 months ago by Amazon Customer
original translation beats all the sugar coated translations xD finally found thisPublished 3 months ago by DisappointedCustomer