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date: 21 July 2024

ASBJØRNSEN, Peter Christen (1812–85) and MOE, Jørgen (1813–82) Norwegian collectors of folk tales. 

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The Oxford Companion to Children's Literature
Author(s):

Daniel Hahn

They became friends while at school together, and were inspired to collect and publish traditional stories after reading the work of the brothers ... ...

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