The Metal Pig

The Metal Pig

by Hans Christian Andersen, Jean Hersholt

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Overview

In the city of Florence is a bronze statue of a boar, from who’s mouth runs the water that is collected by the people of Florence. One evening, a poor boy came to drink and found a little lettuce and a few chestnuts on the ground, which became his supper. He then fell asleep on the animal’s back, but when midnight sounded, the animal came to life. And so their adventure began!


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9788726416947
Publisher: Saga Egmont International
Publication date: 06/29/2020
Sold by: De Marque
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 11
File size: 330 KB

About the Author

Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) was a Danish writer who wrote prolifically in many genres but specialized in fairy tales. His stories, including The Little Mermaid, The Ugly Duckling, Thumbelina, and The Snow Queen, have been translated into more than 125 languages and have inspired many adaptations.

Date of Birth:

April 2, 1805

Date of Death:

August 4, 1875

Place of Birth:

Odense, Denmark

Place of Death:

Copenhagen, Denmark

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