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The Swineherd

by Hans Christian Andersen Author · Emma Fenney Narrator

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In "The Swineherd," a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen, a prince who disguises himself as a swineherd woos an arrogant princess. Sending her a nightingale and a rose, the princess rejects the humble gifts preferring the man-made over the real. The prince/swineherd creates a musical pot and charges the princess ten kisses for it. The princess trudges through the mud to pay one hundred kisses for his next creation, a musical rattle. A parable about the shallowness of earthly things.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Dreamscape Media, LLC
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2018

Format

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The Swineherd
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