Mit Livs Eventyr

This antique hardcover Danish language autobiography of Hans Christian Andersen is bound in 3/4 black leather, with black boards. Gilt lettering and decorations on the spine. Some edgewear, cover slightly worn; occasional foxing within; most pages clean. Leather is generally intact, small small chips and cracks. Frontispiece is an engraving of Hans Christian Andersen. The children's author tells the story of his own life in this Danish language edition, the title of which translates to "My Life's Adventure." Postscript is in English. 600 pages; approx. 5"x7".


  • Mit Livs Eventyr
  • Hans Christian Andersen
  • C.A. Reitzels, Copenhagen, 1859