From the Hans Christian Andersen biography "The Life of Hans Christian Andersen. Day By Day", written by DPhil Johan de Mylius:


From Fairy-tales to Stories

1852: From Fairy-tales to Stories

In this year

Release in New York of Wonderful Tales from Denmark.

In this year

Mary Howitt and her husband William publish a two-volume history of Scandinavian literature; The Literature and Romance of Northern Europe. Those HCA-books which Mary Howitt had not had a hand in releasing in England were described in her book as "failures". HCA responds to this in Mit Livs Eventyr (The Fairy Tale of My Life).

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