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Peter Christen Asbjørnsen

Author, Editor, Compiler

(1812 - 1885)

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen

Norwegian zoologist, forester and folklorist. He collaborated with Jorgen Engebretsen Moe to write the most comprehensive collection of Norwegian folk tales, Popular Tales from the Norse. The work was largely translated into English by George Webbe Dasent.



Bibliography

The Three Billy Goats Gruff (2017)

Three goats, a bridge and a troll.

Author(s): Peter Christen Asbjørnsen
Illustrator(s): Jerry Pinkney

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The Three Billy Goats Gruff and The Wolf and the Kids (1953)

Two Norwegian folk tales in which the goats outwit the trolls and the wolves.

Author(s): Peter Christen Asbjørnsen
Richard Scarry
Illustrator(s): Richard Scarry

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The Wolf and the Kids (1953)

Two stories starring goats who triumph over a troll and a wicked wolf.

Author(s): Peter Christen Asbjørnsen
Richard Scarry
Illustrator(s): Richard Scarry

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