Hardback The nightingale / Hans Christian Andersen ; retold by Stephen Mitchell illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.
Publication year: 2002
Publisher: London : Walker,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780744585285 (hbk.) :
The Emperor of China has a marvellous palace, yet visitors say the loveliest thing of all is the song of the nightingale, that he has never heard. When he manages to get a nightingale he is enchanted, until he gets a mechanical nightingale. Will he realise in time the value of what is genuine?
Translated from Danish.
 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 30 cm.