Peter Christen Asbjørnsen

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was born in Christiana on January 15th, 1812 and passed away at the age of 72 on January 6th, 1885.

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Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Stats: The highest rated book by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen on Book Notification is East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North, a Collection.

The most read book by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen on Book Notification is East of the Sun and West of the Moon: Old Tales from the North, a Collection.

Below is a complete list of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of NEW Fairytale Collections in Publication Order (with Jørgen Engebretsen Moe, with Jørgen Moe)

List of Tales from the Fjeld Books in Publication Order

List of Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
A Time for Trolls: Fairy Tales from Norway (With: Jørgen Engebretsen Moe)
A Time for Trolls: Fairy Tales from Norway (With: Jørgen Engebretsen Moe)
1962
2
Folk and Fairy Tales.
1978
3
Norwegian Folk Tales: Volume Two (With: Jørgen Engebretsen Moe)
Norwegian Folk Tales: Volume Two (With: Jørgen Engebretsen Moe)
1990
4
Select Popular Tales from the Norse
2011
5
Norwegian Folk Tales, Fairy Tales and Trolls: Tuss og Troll
2012
6
Norwegian Folk Tales, Fairy Tales and Trolls: Tuss og Troll, Volume 2 (With: Jørgen Engebretsen Moe)
2013
7
Gingerbread Man: The Ultimate Edition (With: Joseph Jacobs, Robert Chambers)
Gingerbread Man: The Ultimate Edition (With: Joseph Jacobs, Robert Chambers)
2013
8
Tales From the Norse (With: George Webbe Dasent)
Tales From the Norse (With: George Webbe Dasent)
2015
9
Old Tales from the North
2019
10
The Complete and Original Norwegian Folktales of Asbjørnsen and Moe
2021
11
A Selection from the Norse Tales for the Use of Children
2021

List of Children's Books in Publication Order

List of Tales Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Celtic Tales: Fairy Tales and Stories of Enchantment from Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, and Wales (By: Kate Forrester)
2016
2
Tales of India: Folktales from Bengal, Punjab, and Tamil Nadu (By: Viplov Singh, Svabhu Kohli)
2018
3
Tales of Japan: Traditional Stories of Monsters and Magic (By: Chronicle Books, Kotaro Chiba)
2019
4
Nordic Tales: Folktales from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, and Denmark
2019
5
Tales of the Sea: Traditional Stories of Magic and Adventure from around the World (By: Maggie Chiang)
2022
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List of Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
A Very Scandinavian Christmas: The Greatest Nordic Holiday Stories of All Time
2019
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Peter Christen Asbjørnsen: Biography

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was born on January 15th, 1812. Peter passed away January 6th, 1885 at 72 years old. Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was born in Christiana.

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was the author of the Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Collections series which consists of 11 novels. The Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Collections series started in 1962 with the novel A Time for Trolls: Fairy Tales from Norway. The most recently released novel in the Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Collections series was A Selection from the Norse Tales for the Use of Children which was released in 2021. There are no upcoming novels for the Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Collections series.

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen also wrote the Children's Books series which has 7 books including The Runaway Pancake and The Blue Belt.

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Peter Christen Asbjørnsen: F.A.Q

When was Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Born?

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was born on January 15th, 1812.

When did Peter Christen Asbjørnsen die?

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen died on January 6th, 1885 at 72 years old.

Where was Peter Christen Asbjørnsen Born?

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was born in Christiana.

What was the first book Peter Christen Asbjørnsen wrote?

The first novel written by Peter Christen Asbjørnsen was The Runaway Pancake, published in 1844.

What was the most recent book Peter Christen Asbjørnsen wrote?

His most recently released work was A Selection from the Norse Tales for the Use of Children on August 12th, 2021.

How many books has Peter Christen Asbjørnsen written?

Peter Christen Asbjørnsen has written 24 books. 3 books in the NEW Fairytale Collections Series, 2 books in the Tales from the Fjeld Series, 11 books in the Collections, 7 books in the Children's Books, 1 book in the Tales Series.

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