Summary

A magical storyteller's timeless tales. Here are 127 of Andersen's classic stories, translated by "Mrs. Edgar Lucas" in the 19th century. Included are such well-known tales as "The Emperor's New Suit", "The Little Match-Seller", "Thumbelina", "The Little Mermaid", and "The Snow Queen".
Public Domain (P)2012 Audible, Inc.
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3 out of 5 stars
By Richard Johnston on 30-06-18

Excellent narration poor formatting

Angele Masters reads the various stories beautifully. The problem with this huge collection is the difficulty in finding a particular individual tale. Other large collections provide a pdf which enables one to locate the specific chapter in which a story is narrated. This edition gives no such help. On the other hand, the free LibriVox recording lists the title and length of each separate story.
I was tempted to return the Audible version but the narration is so consistently excellent that I decided to make notes of the positions of my favourites but Audible should supply that material.

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1 of 1 people found this review helpful

5 out of 5 stars
By Corrina on 14-04-13

childhood favorites

so great for my son to listen to all my childhood favorites plus hearing some even i hadn't heard.

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3 out of 5 stars
By Nishant on 08-03-14

Nice tales but a terrible reading

What didn’t you like about Angele Masters’s performance?

Her voice is so childish. And it seems she's making a wretched mockery of the characters.

Any additional comments?

Really, really bad reading.

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17 of 23 people found this review helpful

2 out of 5 stars
By Silly Napkin on 28-02-14

Horrible Translation of Hans Christian Anderson

Audible, can you list the translator as well as the year of translation of translated works? This old translation is quite bad but I did not know it was such an old translation when I got the book.

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13 of 18 people found this review helpful

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