"The Bird of Folklore" is number 161 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 161 in the category fairy tale (the range 1 - 300). BFN 886.
"The Bird of Folklore" was first published December 1864, cf. the bibliographic description (in Danish) in : Digterens danske Værker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 886:
(Bibliografisk kilde: HCAH 1970/308)
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The work was published later (12 December 1871) as a part of Eventyr og Historier. Fjerde Bind. 1871 [Danish title]. (Number 334. BFN 1013. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).