"The Wild Swans" is number 21 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 21 in the category fairy tale (the range 1 - 300). BFN 328.

"The Wild Swans" was first published 2 October 1838. Further information: Digterens danske Vrker 1822-1875 number 328.

The work was published as a part of Eventyr, fortalte for Brn. Ny Samling. Frste Hefte. 1838 [Danish title]. (Number 304. BFN 325. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).

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Editions

The work was published later (18 December 1849) as a part of Eventyr. 1850 [Danish title]. (Number 316. BFN 551. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).

The work was published later (15 December 1862) as a part of Eventyr og Historier. Frste Bind. 1862 [Danish title]. (Number 327. BFN 843. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).

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