The Swineherd: Andersen, Hans Christian. Translated from the Danish by Anthea Bell

The Swineherd

Andersen, Hans Christian. Translated from the Danish by Anthea Bell

Published by Morrow, New York NY, 1982
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Barbara Mader - Children's Books (University Place, WA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since 02 April 1997

Quantity Available: 1
Buy Used
Price: £ 23.56 Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 21.35 From U.S.A. to United Kingdom Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

Published by Morrow, this is the true first printing of this edition in English; it was also published the same year in German as "Ser Schweinehirt." The book is FINE in a jacket with a 1-1/2 inch tear near the spine at lower front, else very nice. Not price-clipped. This copy is from the special collection of Horn Book review copies. Horn Book Magazine has been a children's literature resource since 1924. Throughout the 80-plus years since the inception of the magazine, publishers have sent copies of their new children's books to the Horn Book Magazine for the magazine's staff to review. This book has the "Horn Book" stamp on the free front endpaper. Review slip laid in. Bookseller Inventory # 82031442

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Swineherd

Publisher: Morrow, New York NY

Publication Date: 1982

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Zwerger, Lisbeth

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Not Signed

Edition: First US Edition; "1" in number Line.

Store Description

In business since 1994. SPECIALIZING IN CHILDREN'S BOOKS: Signed, First Edition, and Out of print, from the 1930s to the present, with special emphasis on Caldecott and Newbery award-winning authors and illustrators. Most books are first printings in collectible condition. All dust jackets are covered in clear, archival-quality protective covers. EMAIL:

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

To reserve a book, or if you have any questions, please e-mail us at

I have been selling high quality children's books since 1994 and have a record of excellent service.

WASHINGTON STATE RESIDENTS: sales tax will be added.

All dust jackets are covered with clear, archival-quality protective book jacket covers.

Book condition: I try to be clear and accurate in my grading. Abbreviations used: FINE = Fine (new or very nearly new condition; clean, bright, not price-clipped, no p...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Shipping Terms: INTERNATIONAL ORDERS MUST SHIP BY AIR. Books are shipped at least twice a week. Books ordered shipped priority usually ship next day. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, or shipping and insurance costs range well outside our standard shipping charges, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping costs are required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express