"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 Vrker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 886:

Folkesangens Fugl. En Stemning.

Trykt i Folkekalender for Danmark. 1865, 14. Aargang, 145-147. (Udkom December 1864). (Saml. Skr. XV, 64).

(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).

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