Andrew Lang (1844 – 1912) was a Scots poet, novelist, literary critic, and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named after him. Preferring romance over realism, he admired their works as well as those of Alexandre Dumas Père, Henry Fielding, William Makepeace Thackeray, fellow Scot Robert Burns and many others. 'Asmund And Signy' is a fairy-tale first published in 1904 as a part of the collection book 'The Brown Fsairy Book'. Once upon a time there was a king who had two dearest children: the son's name was Asmund, and the daughter's name was Signy. They lived happily until the war broke down… What happened to them? Read this fairy-tale and you will know!