The Hans Christian Andersen Center

"Elbkongens brud (Det er så stille i fjendens lejr)" [Danish title] is number 1661 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 161 in the category poems (the range 1501 - 2900). BFN 163.

"Elbkongens brud (Det er så stille i fjendens lejr)" [Danish title] was first published September 1831, cf. the bibliographic description (in Danish) in : Digterens danske Værker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 163:

Elbkongens Brud. (Det er saa stille i Fjendens Leir).

Trykt i Valkyrien, 2. Bind, 193-194. (September). (Saml. Skr. XII, 80).

(Bibliografisk kilde: HCAH A-742b)

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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. 307 in Johan de Mylius (editor): H.C. Andersen. Samlede digte ('Collected poems', Copenhagen, 2000).

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