From "The Snow Queen" by Hans Christian Andersen - Rackham had a particular love for fairy tales, and he revered those of Hans Christian Andersen to the extent that he thought they had been "so beautifully told that no one yet wished to improve or edit a single word."

'The Snow Queen' - Illustration by Debra McFarlane from 'The Pink Fairy Book', edited by Andrew Lang. Published by The Folio Society Etching and Aquatint

Hans Christian Anderson Fairy Tales -- so full of wonder, tragedy, unhappiness, and devotion.

Hans Christian Anderson

Mrs. Capyk - Picture of Hans Christian Andersen - Danish, 19th century writer of the original "Little Mermaid" story. Also wrote "The Emporer's Clothes" and the "Ugly Duckling"

24 Of The Most Beautiful Quotes By Hans Christian Andersen

How Hans Christian Andersen Revolutionized Storytelling, Plus the Best Illustrations from 150 Years of His Beloved Fairy Tales | Brain Picki...

How Hans Christian Andersen Revolutionized Storytelling, Plus the Best Illustrations from 150 Years of His Beloved Fairy Tales

Dark fairy tale illustration by Russian graphic artist and illustrator, Nadezhda Illarionova. (See article on Illarionova at Juxtapoz here: http://www.juxtapoz.com/Illustration/nadezhda-illarionovas-dark-fairy-tales)

From the 'Fairy Tales and Fantasies' group board: çizgili masallar: Nadezhda Illarionova, Fairy Tales: Hans Christian Andersen I love this illustration; it's so different to other versions of The Little Mermaid that I've seen.

Hans Christian Andersen, Danish author and poet, 1869 - Imgur

Hans Christian Andersen, Danish author and poet, 1869

Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author and a prolific writer of plays, travelogues, novels and poems. He is best remembered for his fairy tales which have been translated into more than 125 languages. Photograph taken by Thora Hallager,

Bronze statue of HANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN in Central Park, Manhattan, New York City.

Bronze statue of Hans Christian Andersen in Central Park, Manhattan, New York City. He is reading his story "The Ugly Duckling" to the duck sitting at his feet. Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author, fairy tale writer, and poet.

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