Big Find: Hans Christian Andersen's 'First Work'

'The Tallow Candle' likely written when writer was 18

By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff

Posted Dec 13, 2012 9:43 AM CST

(Newser) – A Danish historian has found what he believes is an early Hans Christian Anderson manuscript buried at the bottom of a box in the National Archives of Funen. "I was ecstatic," the historian says. "I had never imagined this." The handwritten...   Read full story »

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