"The Shadow" is number 85 in the Hans Christian Andersen Center's register of Andersen's literary works, i.e. no. 85 in the category fairy tale (the range 1 - 300). BFN 520.

"The Shadow" was first published 6 April 1847. Further information: Digterens danske Vrker 1822-1875 number 520.

The work was published as a part of Nye Eventyr. Andet Bind. Frste Samling. 1847 [Danish title]. (Number 312. BFN 516. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).

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The work was published later (December 1847) as a part of A Christmas Greeting to my English Friends. (Number 314. Category/genre: Fairy tale collection).

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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