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1 "Barford, Jorgen H. (Frihedsmuseet, photos)" Danmark 1940-1945
"Copenhagen, Denmark" 1984 8788214060 / 9788788214062 Oversize Paperback VERY GOOD- 
"Danish, English, German & French text (in side-by-side columns). Tight, bright, clean and square but has chipping along edge of front cover. 80 pages with 55 black and white photos" 
Price: 8.95 USD
 
 
2 "Fogelmarck, Stig" Fran vasa Till Bernadotte: Fem svenska dynastier
1988 9185726281 / 9789185726288 Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! Five Swedish dynasties: Vasa, the Palatinate, Hesse, Holstein-Gottorp and Bernadotte…a short presentation…a genalogical and heraldic key. 32 thouroughly illustrated pages, staple-bound. Text in Swedish, with 2 page English summary." 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
 
3 "Friis, Erik J." They Came From Norway: A Sesquicentennial Review
NY 1975 Oversize Paperback VERY GOOD- 
"Tight, bright, clean except for faintest age soil to exterior, square except for faint corner bumps. Crease on bottom corner of front cover. Norwegian Immigration Sesquicentennial 1825-1975, official program with: Biography of King Olav V; The great Exodus; Emigrants Under Way; Cleng Peerson; The Earliest Norwegian Immigrants; Norwegians in New Netherlands; Th Immigrants and Their Churches; The Norwegian-American Press in the East; Norwegian-American Skiing Pioneers; Th Emergence of a ""Metropolitan Norwegian Community"". 112 pages illustrated with black and white photos. " 
Price: 69.95 USD
 
 
4 "Fuegner, Richard S." Beneath the Tyrant's Yoke: Norwegian Resistance to the German Occupation of Norway 1940-1945
"Edina, MN" 2002 1931646864 / 9781931646864 (1st edition) Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new except for faintest age soil to top exterior page edges. 275 indexed, annotated with 4 full page maps and 11 page photo insert section. ""this book is, by no means, meant to be a comprehensive study of the Resistance. It is simply one writer's attempt to describe life under the five-year Occupation for the Norwegian people - ordinary people, many of whom did extraordinary things to preserve a national identity at a time in history when it was in danger of being lost...""" 
Price: 350.00 USD
 
 
5 "Glob, P.V. (Rupert Bruce-Mitford, trans.)" The Bog People: Iron-Age Man Preserved (Original Title: Mosefolket: Fernalderens Mennesker bevaret I 2000 Ar)
"Ithaca, NY" 1988 080149527X / 9780801495274 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""In the spring of 1950, two men cutting peat in a bog in Tolland, Denmark, discovered the body of a man with a noose around his neck... A man who had met his violent end some two thousand years earlier, during the Iron Age…""" 
Price: 15.95 USD
 
 
6 "Graubard, Stephen R (ed.)" "The Nordic Enigma & Nordic Voices -Daedalus 1984, Winter & Spring(Vol. 113, #1 & 2) (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences)"
"Cambridge, MA" 1984 Trade Paperback GOOD 
"Reading copies. Tight, bright and clean interiors, soiled exteriors, slight curl. 2 volumes of discussion of the expectations and status of the 20th century evolution of the political and social changes in the Scandinavian countries. Contributors: Allardt, Andersen, Dahl, Enquist, Gislason, Gustafsson, Haavio-Mannila, Hagtvet, Holst, Klinge, Lonnroth, Bliss McFate, Mead, Olsen, Rehn, Rudeng, Ruth, Skaard and Zetterberg." 
Price: 9.95 USD
 
 
7 "Kallberg, Sture (Jan Myrdal, intro.) (Angela Gibbs, trans.)" Off the Middle Way: Report from a Swedish Village
NY 1972 0394468538 / 9780394468532 (1st American edition) Hardbound VERY GOOD/very good dj 
"As new except for narrow band of fading on bottom edge of blue cloth cover and tiny chip on top corner of dust jacket. ""The twelve Swedes who tell their stories in this book give a more realistic picture of a Middle Way that failed…while the standard has risen rapidly, inequalities in Sweden have remained, or grown worse...""" 
Price: 19.95 USD
 
 
8 "Klinge, Matti" A Brief History of Finland
"Helsinki, Finland" 1988 9511094513 / 9789511094517 (6th edition) Trade Paperback VERY GOOD 
"As new book with unprinted white covers. Dust jacket has rubbed edges with some creasing at edges and tiny rips. 164 pages illustrated with photos and maps. ""concise account of Finnish history which follows not only the main lines of the country's political evolution but also its economic and cultural development...""" 
Price: 13.95 USD
 
 
9 "Lagerqvist, Lars O." A History of Sweden
"Stockholm, Sweden" 2003 9152006093 / 9789152006092 (1st reprint) Oversize Hardbound FINE 
"As new-gift quality! Sweden from prehistoric times through the 20th century, illustrated throughout. 203 pages (8.5x7.5"")" 
Price: 31.95 USD
 
 
10 "Landergren, Ulla (ed.)" The Treasury: The Regalia and Treasure of the Realm
"Stockholm, Sweden" 1987 9185726265 / 9789185726264 Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for a crease down the center of the front cover. A wonderful pictorial essay on Swedish coronations from 1528 to the present. Lavishly illustrated with swords, orbs, sceptres, portraits and crowns (including one on a hat). 52 pages. Text in English." 
Price: 7.95 USD
 
 
11 "Larsen, Karen" A History of Norway
"Princeton, NJ" 1950 (2nd printing) Hardcover VERY GOOD- 
"As new except for faint smudge near bottom of spine and on exterior page edge near spine and faintest age tanning of pages. But ugly, price clipped dust jacket, thoroughly rubbed, light stains and creases and tiny rips along top and bottom edges (stabilized with clear tape on the inside) Has been price clipped. Gray cloth with black text block with gilt lettering. 592 indexed, annotated pages including timeline, bibliography, and list of rulers. 5x9.5x1.75"" A history of Norway from the Iron Age through WWII, including military and cultural history." 
Price: 29.95 USD
 
 
12 "Murer, Annette" The National Theatre of Norway: Ibsen's Own Stage (Vel mott i Nationaltheatret)
"Oslo, Norway" 1977 (1st edition) Hardbound FINE/GOOD 
"As new except for inscription on title page. DJ is crisp, intact and shiny but has been ripped and repaired with tape in several place on the top edge. Spectacular color photos and detailed descriptions of the history, the building, the performers, the workers and the place of the theatre in Norway's life. English language edition. 10.7x8.4""" 
Price: 39.95 USD
 
 
13 "Sinding, Paul C." "The Scandinavian Races - The Northmen; The Sea-Kings and Vikings : Their Manners and Customs, Discoveries, Maritime Expeditions, Struggles, and Wars, Up to the Present Time"
New York 1876 (2nd printing) Hardcover GOOD 
"Tight, faint age tanning to pages, faintest soil to covers, square except for softened bottom cover corners which are rubbed through to boards. Softened and chipped spine ends. Owner's signature with 1876 date on front endpaper. Dark green, textured, cloth binding with stamped borders, gold lettering. Black and white frontispiece of Queen Margaretha with tissue. 493 pages. 6.5x9x1.5"" Covers the history of Scandinavia from 811 including mythology, exploration, warfare and cultural change. ""Their manners, and customs, discoveries, maritime expeditions, struggles and wars, up to the present time (1876).""" 
Price: 89.95 USD
 
 
14 "Stagg, Frank Noel (Bishop of Trondheim, Foreword)" The Heart of Norway: A History of the Central Provinces
"Kent, England" 1953 Hardcover GOOD+ 
"Tight, slight age tanning to pages and fading to blue cloth cover's top and side edges, clean, faint tilt to spine. Jacket is present but faded and age soiled with small tears along top and bottom edges (stabilized with clear tape repairs on inside of jacket). 194 indexed pages illustrated with 29 black and white photos and map endpapers of Central Norway (Trondelag provinces) including rr lines and elevations. 6x8.75x.75"" A history of Trondelag province, Norway, from the ""Earliest Times"" until the Swedish Union in 1814." 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
 
15 "Wrede, E.F." Finlands Utmarkelsetecken: : En redogorelse for Finlands officiella och halvofficiella utmarkesle- och minnestecken
"Hlesinki, Finland" 1946 Hardcover POOR 
"UGLY - READING COPY. Green cloth spine with gilt is ripped at front hinge and detached from front, patterned paper board. Text block is solid . Crisp clean interior pages. Stamp of Consulate General of Finland, New York in several interior pages. Finlands Utmarkelsetecken en redogörelse for Finlands officiella och Halvofficiella utmarkelse-och Minnestecken. A guide to Finland's official and semi-official awards and memorabilia. Military medals and memorabilia. 602 pages including black & white photos of medals and a few color plates showing ribbon colors of various awards. 7x10x2.25""" 
Price: 49.95 USD
 
 
16 Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs Denmark 1947
Copenhagen 1947 Hardbound GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Red leather with white crest and lettering, but the cover corners are chipped. An official yearbook giving a snapshot in time of Denmark just after World War II. 288 indexed, illustrated pages with detailed descriptions and current statistics (1947) of Government, Education, Finance, Agriculture, Shipping, Arts and Science, Social and Economic Conditions and more. Extensive list of ""Literature for Consultation"" for even more detail. End paper maps of Denmark(front) and of Danish Shipping Lanes (back). 7x5"" (18.5x13cm). Text in English" 
Price: 29.95 USD
 


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