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Nature, superstition, illusion

Description of this motif: Elves are in Andersen's oeuvre best known from the fairy tale "The Elf Mound", but are also represented in other tales, often as a part of supernatural sceneries.


The tales are sorted by year. The leading numbers refer to the number of occurrences of the motif in the respective texts.

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