found: 15 books

 
[PROMÉ, JEAN (EDIT.)]:
[LEVANT, BALTIC STATES, RUSSIA, ETC.] Les voyages de Monsieur Des Hayes, baron de Courmesvin, en Dannemarc. Enrichis d'annotations. BOUND WITH: Les voyages de M. Quiclet a Constantinople par terre. Enrichis d'annotations. Paris, Pierre Bienfait, 1664.
. 12mo. Pp. (viii), 284, (4); (viii), 246. Contemporary calf, spine with four raised bands, decorated in gilt, rubbed, sprinkled edges. Old ownership signature on title. First edition.The first work is written as a diary dealing with Louis Des Hayes' stay in Denmark and his preparations for a diplomatic mission to Moscow regarding a commercial treaty for the Baltic Sea trade. Includes descriptions of various parts of Denmark, Schleswig-Holstein and the Baltic countries. The second work recounts the journey of Quiclet to the Levant in 1658. He visited the cities of Ragusa, Sarajevo, Belgrad and Andrianople (Edirne). At end a description of Constantinople. It was published posthumously by Jean Promé. Blackmer 1360. Weber 317 (Quiclet).
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Book number: 100520
€  1600.00 [Appr.: US$ 1873.37 | £UK 1373.5 | JP¥ 205789]
Catalogue: Near East
Keywords: Near East, levant, europe, constantinople, turkey, turkish, turque, asia, asie, asien, asiatic, oriental, travel, exploration, russia, russe, commerce, trade, bosnia, dubrovnik, dalmatia, serbia, denmark, scandinavia,

 
[BUREUS, ANDREAS & SOTERUS, HENRIK (EDITOR)]:
Svecia, siue de suecorum regis dominiis et opibus. Lugd. Bat., ex officina Elzeviriana, 1633.
. 16mo. Pp. (vi), 306 including engraved title. Second edition (first 1631). Willems 394. BOUND WITH: [STEPHANIUS, STEPHAN HANSEN (editor)]: De regno Daniae et Norwegiae. Lugd. Bat., ex officina Elzeviriana, 1629. 16mo. Pp. (xvi), 176, 167-447, (5) including engraved title. Contemporary vellum, title in manuscript on spine, some staining to binding. Bookplate. Copy of Ericsberg. Second edition. Berghman 1802. Willems 320.
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Book number: 99692
€  400.00 [Appr.: US$ 468.34 | £UK 343.5 | JP¥ 51447]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, europe, scandinavia, sweden, suede, schweden, sverige, denmark, danmark, danish, norway, norge, travel, exploration

 
BAYERN, THERESE VON (PRINZESSIN):
Ueber den Polarkreis. Leipzig, F.A. Brockhaus, 1889.
. Pp. x, 342. With one large folding coloured map and 5 plates. Contemporary marbled boards, cloth spine, gilt, slightly faded. Copy of the Fürstenberg's library. Princess Therese von Bayern (1850-1925) became early interested in natural science and at the age of 21 she started to travel around Europe. This narrative describes her journey to the Arctic regions of Norway, Finland and Lapland. One chapter is devoted to the flora and fauna of the arctic parts of Norway. In 1892 Therese von Bayern was appointed a honorary member of the Geographical Society and of the Academy of Sciences. Dinse 346. Schiötz 1058.
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Book number: 99152
€  550.00 [Appr.: US$ 643.97 | £UK 472.25 | JP¥ 70740]
Catalogue: europe
Keywords: europe, arctic, arctica, norway, finland, lapland, nordic, scandinavia, travel, exploration, norwegian, polar, fauna, flora, natural history

 
ELGSTRÖM (ELGSTROM, ELGSTROEM), OSSIAN:
Lappalaiset. Resor i Lappland och Norge. Stockholm, A. Bonnier, 1919.
. Pp. (viii), 375, (1). Publisher's decorated cloth. With 250 textual illustrations of which 8 full page in colour. An account of travels in Lapland during 1918-19. Includes many photographic illustrations and drawings by the author. First edition. A nice copy. Bring 2237.
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Book number: 16046
€  210.00 [Appr.: US$ 245.88 | £UK 180.5 | JP¥ 27010]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, europe, europa, lapland, norway, travels, voyages, exploration, explore, first edition, arctique, explorations, expéditions, viajes, viaggio, reisen, scandinavien, skandinavien, scandinavia

 
GRILL, CLAES:
Entomologisk latinsk-svensk ordbok. Stockholm 1888.
. Pp. (iv), 96. As issued in original printed wrappers. Old ownership signature on front cover.
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Book number: 31006
€  80.00 [Appr.: US$ 93.67 | £UK 68.75 | JP¥ 10289]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, swedish, latin, europe, europa, linguistics, languages, sweden, linguistique, language, langue, sprachen, sprache, linguistica, sprachwissenschaft, scandinavien, skandinavien, scandinavia

 
HALLAND.
Topografiska och statistiska uppgirfter om Halmstads län. Sthlm 1847.
. Pp. (ii), 80. Uncut copy in original decorated wrappers.
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Book number: 19108
€  70.00 [Appr.: US$ 81.96 | £UK 60.25 | JP¥ 9003]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, europa, europe, nordic, scandinavia, sweden, halland, halmstad, typography, scandinavie, scandinavien, skandinavien, scandinavia

 KERGUELEN TRÉMAREC, YVES-JOSEPH DE:, Relation d'un voyage dans la mer du Nord, aux côtes d'Islande, du Groenland, de Ferro, de Schettland, des Orcades & de Norwége; fait en 1767 & 1768. Paris, Prault, 1771.
KERGUELEN TRÉMAREC, YVES-JOSEPH DE:
Relation d'un voyage dans la mer du Nord, aux côtes d'Islande, du Groenland, de Ferro, de Schettland, des Orcades & de Norwége; fait en 1767 & 1768. Paris, Prault, 1771.
. 4to. Pp. (vii), (2), 220. As often the leaf with avis and list of plates is missing. With 18 engraved maps and plates, many folding. Title printed in red and black with an engraved vignette. Some marginal staining to the last two leaves. Contemporary marbled calf, spine gilt with red title label, boards with gilt frame, rubbed and upper part of hinges with small splits, marbled egdes and matching endpapers. A handsome copy of the first edition. An account by the French naval officer Kerguelen Trémarec of a voyage in the North Sea visiting the coasts of Iceland, Geenland and Norway. The purpose of the expedition was to "give protection and encouragement to the cod fishermen on the coast of Iceland, and to preserve order among the French fishermen" (Cox). Cox ii, 21. Sabin 37616. Schiötz 527a.Provenance: Schröder Johan Henrik (1791-1852), renowned Swedish archaeologist and historian. Later belonged to Ericsberg castle, Sweden.
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Book number: 100420
€  3000.00 [Appr.: US$ 3512.57 | £UK 2575.5 | JP¥ 385854]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, norden, nordic, scandinavia, icleand, norway, greenland, denmark, norway, travel, exploration,

 
LAESTADIUS, PETRUS:
Journal för första året af hans tjenstgöring såsom missionaire i Lappmarken. Stockholm, Zacharias Haeggström, 1832.
. Pp. viii, 473, (7). Contemporary half calf, flat spine ruled in gilt and with title label, lightly rubbed. Old ownership signature on title. Occasionally some light staining. Second edition (first 1831). An important account about the Lapps and their flora and fauna by a missionary. A continuation was published in 1833. Bring 498.
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Book number: 44013
€  200.00 [Appr.: US$ 234.17 | £UK 171.75 | JP¥ 25724]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, lapland, lappland, lapps, sweden, swedish, travel, exploration, europe, european, scandinavian, scandinavia, nordic

 
LAESTADIUS, PETRUS:
Journal för första året af hans tjenstgöring såsom missionaire i Lappmarken. Stockholm, Zacharias Haeggström, 1831.
. Pp. viii, 473, (7). Modern papercovered boards. Title page with small marginal repair in lower right corner. Ocassionally some light staining. First edition of this historical and ethnographical account of Lapland by a missionary. Includes accurate descriptions of the Lapps and their flora and fauna. Bring 498. A continuation was published in 1833.
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Book number: 45016
€  160.00 [Appr.: US$ 187.34 | £UK 137.5 | JP¥ 20579]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, lapland, lapps, lappland, sweden, swedish, scandinavia, scandinavian, europe, european, travel, exploration, travels, voyage,

 
PEARSON, HENRY & FEILDEN, H.W.:
"Beyond Petsora Eastward"; Two Summer Voyages to Novaya Zemlya and the Islands of the Barents Sea; with Appendices on the Botany and Geology. London, R.H. Porter, 1899.
. Pp. xiv, 335. With a chromolithographed frontispiece: "Eggs of Little Stint" by Henrik Grönvold, 8 maps (of which two bound in at rear) and 103 photographic plates on 88 leaves. Original green cloth, upper cover with gilt decoration, top edges gilt, first quiere loosening. First edition. A detailed account of the ornithology, and to some extent of botany and geology of this region, described here as "A Russian Province of the North"; a region situated north of Norway and the Russian part of Lapland. C.A. Wood p.514. Zimmer p. 484.
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Book number: 26073
€  600.00 [Appr.: US$ 702.51 | £UK 515.25 | JP¥ 77171]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, russia, lapland, norway, scandinavia, europe, travel, exploration, arctic, novaya zemlya

 
QVIGSTAD, JUST KNUD:
Beiträge zur Vergleichung des verwandten Wortvorrathes der lappischen und der finnischen Sprache. No place or date. (ca 1880-90 ).
. 4to. Pp. 113-240. Modern marbled boards, spine cloth, title label. An excerpt of a scientific linguistic collection.
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Book number: 31040
€  140.00 [Appr.: US$ 163.92 | £UK 120.25 | JP¥ 18007]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, lapland, finland, europe, europa, linguistics, languages, finnish, linguistique, language, langue, sprachen, sprache, linguistica, sprachwissenschaft, scandinavien, skandinavien, scandinavia

 
RASK, RASMUS KRISTIAN:
Kortfattet vejledning til det oldnordiske eller gamle islandske sprog. Kobenhavn 1832.
. Pp. (iv), 76. Without endpapers. Contemporary or slightly later marbled boards, cloth spine. Old paper label on upper cover. Bookplate. A few spots on title page. First edition of this guide to the old Norwegian language or Icelandic language by the famous Danish linguist Rask. He issued a more comprehensive work on the Icelandic language already in 1811. Rask published this shorter version to be able to compare it with other lingustic works. Vater p. 185.
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Book number: 37007
€  380.00 [Appr.: US$ 444.92 | £UK 326.25 | JP¥ 48875]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, iceland, icelandic, scandinavia, scandinavian, nordic, languages, langue, linguistic

 
SARELIUS, JOHANNES & PORTHAN, HENRIK GABRIEL (PRAESIS):
De praecipuis dialectis linguae fennicae. Praeside Mag. Henrico Gabriele Porthan. Åbo, Frenkell, 1810.
. 4to. Pp. (ii), 18. Half cloth. From the library of Trolleholm. Some browning to the title page. A dissertation about different dialects of the Finnish language.
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Book number: 22018
€  100.00 [Appr.: US$ 117.09 | £UK 86 | JP¥ 12862]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, finland, finnish, nordic, scandinavia, language, langue, linguistic, europe, european,

 
WAHLIN (WAAHLIN, WÅHLIN), C. LUD.:
Menniskans historia, ifraan begynnelsen intill waara tider. En hoegst nyttig och noejsam bok foer wettgirige gossar och flickor, ... Oerebro, Nils Magn. Lindh, 1813.
. 12mo. XII, 252 pp. With 50 engravings on 27 plates. Uncut copy in boards. A Swedish edition translated from the second German edition. Not in Bygdén.
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Book number: 24035
€  150.00 [Appr.: US$ 175.63 | £UK 129 | JP¥ 19293]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, history, ethnography, scandinavie, skandinavien, scandinavia

 WOLLSTONECRAFT, MARY:, Bref, skrifna under et kort wistande i Swerige, Norrige och Danmark. Stockholm, J.C. Holmberg, 1798.
WOLLSTONECRAFT, MARY:
Bref, skrifna under et kort wistande i Swerige, Norrige och Danmark. Stockholm, J.C. Holmberg, 1798.
. Pp. 243. As usual without the portrait. Rebound in modern paper covered boards. First few leaves with rough outer margin, partly with some staining. A Swedish edition of Wollstonecraft's Letters originally published in London in 1796. Mary Wollstonecraft was the celebrated English feminist writer who spent a few months in 1795 travelling through Scandinavia. Her work comprises twenty-five letters to her then husband Gilbert Imlay. They cover a wide range of topics including the breathtaking scenery, sociological reflections of the people, philosophical questions of identity, and more. Bring, Itineraria Svecana, 290. Schiötz 1195h. Robinson p. 251.
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Book number: 100907
€  500.00 [Appr.: US$ 585.43 | £UK 429.25 | JP¥ 64309]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, scandinavia, sweden, norway, denmark, nordic, travel, exploration, literature, lady traveller

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