True and Untrue and Other Norse Tales
Edited and compiled by Sigrid Undset,
illustrated by Frederick T. Chapman while under fire in Italy during World War II.
A collection of stories based on the originals collected by Peter Christian Asbjørnsen and Jorgen Moe, Norway. They tell of worlds similar to our own, worlds with love and hatred, sorrow and joy, humor and pathos. Beginning with brothers named True and Untrue, the book takes readers through 27 tales of princes and princesses, giants and trolls, husbands and wives, and a castle that is "East o' the Sun and West o' the Moon."
Paperback, 255 pp. 1945/2013