Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen

Born: April 2, 1805

Died: August 4, 1875

Nationality: Danish

Occupation: Author, novelist

Biography: Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author, fairy tale writer, and poet noted for his children's stories. These include The Steadfast Tin Soldier, The Snow Queen, The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, The Little Match Girl, and The Ugly Duckling.

Source/Notes: Works of Hans Christian Andersen (2008 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781605014722
Source/Notes: Works of Hans Christian Andersen (2008 edition), MobileReference - ISBN: 9781605014722

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Hans Christian Andersen

“Travelling expands the mind rarely.”

- Hans Christian Andersen

Source/Notes: What the Moon Saw: and Other Tales (1866 edition)

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