"Hvile på heden (Sørgende, stor ligger foran os)" [Danish title] is number 1607 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 107 in the category poems (the range 1501 - 2900). BFN 122.

"Hvile på heden (Sørgende, stor ligger foran os)" [Danish title] was first published 10 January 1831, cf. the bibliographic description (in Danish) in : Digterens danske Værker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 122:

Hvile paa Heden. (Sørgende, stor ligger foran os) p. 70

(Saml. Skr. XII, 161 - Nr. III af Billeder fra Jylland).

The work was published as a part of Phantasier og Skizzer [Danish title]. (Number 1302. BFN 109. Category/genre: Collection of poems).

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The work was published later (19 December 1854) as a part of Billeder fra Jylland [Danish title]. (Number 1406. Category/genre: Cycles of poems).

In modern Danish on p. 131 in Johan de Mylius (editor): H.C. Andersen. Samlede digte ('Collected poems', Copenhagen, 2000).

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