"Hjertets melodier VIII (Man har et sagn - et eventyr)" [Danish title] is number 1592 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 92 in the category poems (the range 1501 - 2900). BFN 105.

"Hjertets melodier VIII (Man har et sagn - et eventyr)" [Danish title] was first published 19 November 1830, cf. the bibliographic description (in Danish) in : Digterens danske Vrker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 105:

Perlen. (Man har et Sagn - et Eventyr).

(Saml. Skr. XII, 68 - Hjertets Melodier Nr. VIII). [bfn104. Tvende Smaadigte.] Trykt i Kjbenhavns flyvende Post 19. 11. 1830, Nr. 139.

(Bibliografisk kilde: HCAH A-725a, 1981/65)

The work was published as a part of Tvende Smaadigte [Danish title]. (Number 2903. BFN 104. Category/genre: Separate publication).

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The work was published later (10 January 1831) as a part of Hjertets Melodier [Danish title]. (Number 1402. Category/genre: Cycles of poems).

In modern Danish on p. 161 in Johan de Mylius (editor): H.C. Andersen. Samlede digte ('Collected poems', Copenhagen, 2000).

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