found: 10 books

 
[ESKIMO LANGUAGE].
Imgerutsit nôtiggit 100. Hundert eskimoische Lieder, freie übersetzungen und nachbildungen deutscher Volksgesänge. [Leipzig] 1872.
. Pp. (vi), 90. Printed in Eskimo language. With some light water staining. Original purple silk binding, somewhat rubbed and spine faded. Old ownership signature on front paste down. Scarce work containing one hundred folk songs and musical notes translated from German by Freitag, Erdmann, Elsner, Kretschner, etc. Scarce. Pilling p. 45.
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Book number: 99541
€  550.00 [Appr.: US$ 622.67 | £UK 467.5 | JP¥ 70450]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, greenland, eskimo, inuit, music, musical, europe, european,

 
DUSÉN, PER KARL HJALMAR:
Om kartläggningen af Kejsar Frans Josefs fjord och Konung Oscars fjord. [On the mapping of Kaiser Frans Joseph Fjord and King Oscar Fjord]. Stockholm 1900.
. Pp. 229-236. Wrappers, Title in manuscript on front cover together with dedication to Prof. G. De Geer by the author. Offprint form Ymer (1900, H. 2). Hulth 228.
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Book number: 100155
€  50.00 [Appr.: US$ 56.61 | £UK 42.5 | JP¥ 6405]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, grönland, greenland, nordic, norden, polar, arctic, travel, exploration,

 
EGEDE, HANS POULSEN:
Description et histoire naturelle du Groenland. Copenhague et Geneve, Chez les Frères C. & A. Philibert, 1763.
. Small 8vo. Pp. (iv), xxviii, (iv), 171. Without the map and 10 plates. Old boards, spine faded. Bookplate (Carl Jedvard Bonde, Ericsberg). First French edition, translated by Jean-Baptiste Des Roches de Parthenay. An early account of Greenland, about its natural history and life and manners of the inhabitants. Bibl. Dan. iii, 641. Lauridsen viii, 197. Nuuk 149.
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Book number: 99924
€  400.00 [Appr.: US$ 452.85 | £UK 340 | JP¥ 51236]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, greenland, groenland, travel, exploration, eskimo, eskimos, voyage, europe, european, denmark

 
EGEDE SAABYE, HANS:
Fragmenter af en dagbok, hållen i Grönland af pastor Hans Egede Saabye under dess åtta-åriga vistande der i landet. Stockholm, Elméns och Granbergs Tryckeri, 1817.
. Pp. 151, (1). Later half cloth. Small wormhole running through first three lvs. Some browning. Bookplate (Gustaf Berndtsson). A Swedish edition, translated from the original Danish, of a missionary's diary notes about customs, religion, witchcraft, climate, etc. of the Eskimos. Hans Egede Saabye was the grandson of Hans Egede, who also was a missionary in Greenland in the early 18th century. Cf Sabin 74643 (Odense 1816).
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Book number: 22008
€  240.00 [Appr.: US$ 271.71 | £UK 204 | JP¥ 30742]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, europa, europe, denmark, greenland

 
ELGSTRÖM, OSSIAN:
Moderna eskimåer. Skildringar från en resa i Västgrönland sommaren 1915. Stockholm 1916.
. Pp.(viii), 433. With one folding map, 27 plates of which 12 colour and many more illustrations in the text. Publisher's pictorial cloth, gilt. Bookplate and ownership-stamp. First edition of this narrative of a journey to West Greenland in 1915.
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Book number: 26089
€  220.00 [Appr.: US$ 249.07 | £UK 187 | JP¥ 28180]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, greenland, eskimo, inuit, europe, denmark, travel, travels, voyage, exploration, explore

 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$ 3396.37 | £UK 2549.75 | JP¥ 384273]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, norden, nordic, scandinavia, icleand, norway, greenland, denmark, norway, travel, exploration,

 
NATHORST, ALFRED GABRIEL:
Kritiska anmärkningar om den grönländska vegetationens historia. (Critical remarks on the history of Greenland's vegetation). Stockholm 1890.
. Pp. 50. With one coloured map. Original wrappers. (Bihang till K. Svenska Vet.-Akad. handlingar Band 16. Afd. III. No. 6).
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Book number: 100140
€  100.00 [Appr.: US$ 113.21 | £UK 85 | JP¥ 12809]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, greenland, grönland, polar, arctic, travel, exploration, botanical, botany,

 
NATHORST, ALFRED GABRIEL:
Två somrar i Norra Ishafvet. Kung Karls land, Spetsbergens kringsegling spanande efter Andrée i nordöstra Grönland. Two volumes in one. Stockholm 1900.
. Large 8vo. Pp. xxxvi, 352; xiv, 414. With portrait frontispiece, 3 large folding maps in colour, numerous illustrations and some maps in the text. Publisher's blue cloth printed in gilt and silver. First edition. An account of Nathorst's scientific explorations to the Arctic Ocean in 1898 and 1899. The first expedition went to Bear Island, Svalbard and King Karl's Land. The second went to Greenland in search of Andrée's balloon expedition but without any success. However they made important geographical and geological investigations and they reached and mapped Kejsar Frans Josefs Fjord and King Oscars Fjord. Hulth 157 & 163.
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Book number: 100168
€  200.00 [Appr.: US$ 226.42 | £UK 170 | JP¥ 25618]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, polar, greenland, arctic, polar, travel, travels, exploration, spitsbergen, voyage, europe, european, nordic,

 
NORDENSKJÖLD (NORDENSKJOLD), OTTO / HETTNER, ALFRED (EDITOR):
Einige Züge der physischen Geographie und der Entwicklungsgeschichte Süd-Grönlands. Leipzig 1914.
. Pp. 425 - 441; 505-524; 628- 641 (text complete). With one folding plate depicting 6 illustrations. Original printed wrappers. Off-print from der Geographische Zetschrift. Band 20. Heft 8.
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Book number: 100139
€  50.00 [Appr.: US$ 56.61 | £UK 42.5 | JP¥ 6405]
Catalogue: Europe
Keywords: Europe, greenland, grönland, arctic, arkisk, polar, travel, exploration, geography, geographical,

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