Tag: Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales

Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.A Whipping Top and a Ball lay close together in a drawer among other playthings. One …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.It was dreadfully cold; it was snowing fast, and was almost dark, as evening came on—the …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.There was once a Darning-needle who thought herself so fine that she came at last to …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.I am going to tell a story,” said the Wind. “I beg your pardon,” said the Rain, …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.There was once a woman who wished very much to have a little child. She went …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.There were once five and twenty tin soldiers. They were brothers, for they had all been …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.”My poor flowers are quite faded!” said little Ida. “Only yesterday evening they were so pretty, …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.It was so beautiful in the country. It was the summer time. The wheat fields were …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.Little Tuk! An odd name, to be sure! However, it was not the little boy’s real …

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Your free classic folktale for today comes from the translated collection of Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales edited and published by J. H. Stickney in 1886.Far away in the forest, where the warm sun and the fresh air made a sweet …

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