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A favorite with storytellers because of the rich, descriptive language of the retelling, this is a reissue of the classic edition of the famous Scandinavian tale. Marcia Brown’s stylized illustrations capture the personalities of the clever goats and the horrible troll, making this book a feast for the eyes as well as the ears.
About the Author
P.C. Asbjornsen (1812-1885) was a Norwegian writer who co-authored the popular Norske Folkeeventyr (Norwegian Folk Tales) with Jørgen Engebretsen Moe in 1842-1843.