The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, The Princess and the Pea and many more classic stories
Hans Christian Andersen
Illustrated by Anastasiya Archipova
Hardcover with Clothbound Spine
The wonder and mystery of these well-known and well-loved stories from Hans Christian Anderson here are brought to life with the charming illustrations from Anastasiya Archipova. The stories chosen for this collection are also some of my personal favourites from my own childhood, stories that children carry in their hearts for life.
Foolish emperors, lonely mermaids, icy queens and clever princesses are all found in this lavishly illustrated gift edition, ready to delight children and adults alike. The magic and wonder are beautifully bound in a hardcover edition designed for little hands. A perfect companion to matching , A Favourite Collection of Grimm’s Fairy Tales.
Each story is accompanied by charming illustrations from prolific children’s illustrator Anastasiya Archipova, with words and pictures mixing on nearly every page.
Table of contents:
- The Princess and the Pea
- The Snow Queen
- The Brave Tin Soldier
- The Emperor’s New Suit
- The Little Match Girl
- The Little Mermaid
- The Christmas Tree
A beautiful edition for any bookshelf, especially with companion volume, A Favourite Collection of Grimm’s Fairy Tales.
Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was a Danish author who wrote many fairy tales. His best known tales include The Little Mermaid, The Snow Queen and The Emperor’s New Clothes.
Anastasiya Archipova has illustrated many children’s books including many traditional fairy tales. She lives in Moscow.
176 pages, 7″ x 8 3/4″, 2014