This version of Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale The Little Mermaid celebrates the 100-year anniversary of the famous mermaid statue in Copenhagen, Denmark.
The story of The Little Mermaid is known all over the world, both in the Disney version and in the original Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale version.
The statue of the Little Mermaid in Copenhagen celebrated her 100 year anniversary in August 2013 and is world famous, visited by over a million people each year. It is by far the most famous mermaid statue in the world, and there are official public art replicas of the statue in many countries.
This book is a new translation of the original Danish story by Hans Christian Andersen into modern English, commemorating the 100 year anniversary of statue. This version includes historical photos and
background information on the author, the statue, the model for the statue and original illustrations for the story in 1849, as well as photos and information on the many replicas of the statue around the world.
The e-book versions are available here:
Amazon (Kindle e-book)
Barnes and Noble (Nook e-book)