The Wonderful Adventures of Nils
Want to Read
The Wonderful Adventures of Nils (Orig. Nils Holgerssons underbara resa genom Sverige) is a famous work of fiction by Selma Lagerlöf, published in two parts in 1906 and 1907. The background for publication was a commission from the National Teachers Association in 1902 to write a geography reader for the public schools. "She devoted three years to Nature study and to familiarizing herself with animal and bird life. She has sought out hitherto unpublished folklore and legends of the different provinces. These she has ingeniously woven into her story." (From translator Velma Swanston Howard’s introduction.)
16 Mar 2017
Does this book have mojo?
Let others know why they should read it!
Be the first to write a review!
This might be a once in a lifetime opportunity ;)
No public annotations yet.
Your public annotations appear here along with the corresponding passage. Private notes, of course, remain private.