"The Bell" is number 76 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 76 in the category fairy tale (the range 1 - 300). BFN 474.
"The Bell" was first published May 1845, cf. the bibliographic description (in Danish) in : Digterens danske Værker 1822-1875, number in bibliography: 474:
Trykt i Maanedsskrift for Børn ved H.V. Kaalund og Julius Chr. Gerson. 1. Bind, 3. Hæfte, 100-107. (Udkom Maj). Med 1 Illustration af Lehmann. (Saml. Skr. XIII, 300).
(Bibliografisk kilde: HCAH 1971/218, 2000/16)
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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 (30 March 1863) as a part of Eventyr og Historier. Andet Bind. 1863 [Danish title]. (Number 328. BFN 847. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).
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