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The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

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Selma Lagerlå_f; Illustrated by Lars Klinting

In this newly illustrated edition of the classic Swedish folk tale, Nils is shrunk to a tiny size by a dwarf, and carried across Sweden by a flock of wild geese to their summer home in the far North.  Through many perils and exciting adventures, Nils wins the respect and love of the geese and finally returns home.

Recommended for 5 - 9 years.

Hardcover, 96 pages.  29 x 21 cm.  Colour illustrations.

Floris Books.

Selma Lagerlöf was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature.

 

Reviews:

'Nil's travels give readers the opportunity to learn about Swedish towns, their inhabitants and traditions. This is one of Sweden's best-loved children's books.'
-- Folk & Fairy Tales: A Book Guide, Booktrust, Winter 2004

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Selma Lagerlå_f; Illustrated by Lars Klinting

In this newly illustrated edition of the classic Swedish folk tale, Nils is shrunk to a tiny size by a dwarf, and carried across Sweden by a flock of wild geese to their summer home in the far North.  Through many perils and exciting adventures, Nils wins the respect and love of the geese and finally returns home.

Recommended for 5 - 9 years.

Hardcover, 96 pages.  29 x 21 cm.  Colour illustrations.

Floris Books.

Selma Lagerlöf was the first woman to win the Nobel Prize for Literature.

 

Reviews:

'Nil's travels give readers the opportunity to learn about Swedish towns, their inhabitants and traditions. This is one of Sweden's best-loved children's books.'
-- Folk & Fairy Tales: A Book Guide, Booktrust, Winter 2004

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SKU: ISBN 9780863151392
Width: 29.00
Height: 21.00
Depth: 1.00
Format: hardcover, with colour illustrations
Size: 290 x 210 mm, 96 pages
Publisher: Floris books, printed in Lithuania
Publication date: Eighth printing, 2013