The Hans Christian Andersen Center

"En tysk ballade (Engang - men det er nu længe siden)" [Danish title] is number 1561 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 61 in the category poems (the range 1501 - 2900). BFN 73.

"En tysk ballade (Engang - men det er nu længe siden)" [Danish title] was first published 22 January 1830, cf. the bibliographic description (in Danish) in : Digterens danske Værker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 73:

En tydsk Ballade. (Engang - men det er nu længe siden).

Trykt i Kjøbenhavns-Posten 22. 1. 1830, Nr. 19, 61-62. (Saml Skr. XII, 277: Ballade).

(Bibliografisk kilde: HCAH A-143)

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The work was published later (20 August 1833) as a part of Samlede Digte [Danish title]. (Number 1305. BFN 224. Category/genre: Collection of poems).

In modern Danish on p. 341 in Johan de Mylius (editor): H.C. Andersen. Samlede digte ('Collected poems', Copenhagen, 2000).

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