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Andersen's Fairy Tales

Andersen's Fairy Tales


by Andersen, Hans Christian

Andersen's Fairy Tales: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Who is the Danish hero who will return when Denmark is in need? -> Jurgen
2. Where does "The Nightingale" take place? -> China
3. Which tale most exemplifies Andersen's interest in history and memory? -> "The Traveling Companion"
4. Which profession does Andersen write about the most? -> Artists
5. Which tale features a downtrodden hero getting the better of a rich guy? -> "Little Claus and Big Claus"