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, 1982
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Barbara Mader - Children's Books (University Place, WA, U.S.A.)

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The tale of a poor prince, rejected by a princess, who poses as a swineherd and learns thereby that the princess is proud and shallow. This is the true first in English, published earlier the same year in German as "Ser Schweinehirt." The book is clean, bright, tight, crisp, and unmarked; appears unread. Jacket is clean, bright, no chipping or tears, price intact. Tiniest bit of rubbing at lower front corner. Excellent copy is practically like new. Bookseller Inventory # 90031607

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Title: The Swineherd

Publisher: Morrow

Publication Date: 1982

Binding: Hard Cover

Illustrator: Zwerger, Lisbeth

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Signed: Not Signed

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

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