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Runic Records of the Norsemen in America

By: "Landsverk, O.G."

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Rushford, MN", 1974

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-2H016

ISBN: 0805754571

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Red leather with stamped, inset, contrasting design and lettering. Unclipped red dust jacket is bright and clean but has light rubbing and faintest wear to top and bottom edges. 63 indexed, annotated pages illustrated with diagrams.6x9x1"" Evidence of use of hidden dates from the perpetual church calendar written in cipher in runes found in the North Atlantic, Greenland, New England, Minnesota, and Oklahoma from between 986 and 1500AD documenting Norse presence in pre-Columbian America." View more info

Danmark 1940-1945

By: "Barford, Jorgen H. (Frihedsmuseet, photos)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Copenhagen, Denmark", 1984

Seller ID: 4-DY014

ISBN: 8788214060

Condition: 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" View more info

Fran vasa Till Bernadotte: Fem svenska dynastier

By: "Fogelmarck, Stig"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1988

Seller ID: 5-6T012

ISBN: 9185726281

Condition: 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." View more info

They Came From Norway: A Sesquicentennial Review

By: "Friis, Erik J."

Price: $69.95

Publisher: NY, 1975

Seller ID: 4-DX001

Condition: 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. ... View more info

Beneath the Tyrant's Yoke: Norwegian Resistance to the German Occupation of Norway 1940-1945

By: "Fuegner, Richard S."

Price: $350.00

Publisher: "Edina, MN", 2002

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-NH001

ISBN: 1931646864

Condition: 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...""" View more info

The Bog People: Iron-Age Man Preserved (Original Title: Mosefolket: Fernalderens Mennesker bevaret I 2000 Ar)

By: "Glob, P.V. (Rupert Bruce-Mitford, trans.)"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Ithaca, NY", 1988

Seller ID: 18T007

ISBN: 080149527X

Condition: 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…""" View more info

"The Nordic Enigma & Nordic Voices -Daedalus 1984, Winter & Spring(Vol. 113, #1 & 2) (Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences)"

By: "Graubard, Stephen R (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1984

Seller ID: 4-NT019

Condition: 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." View more info

Off the Middle Way: Report from a Swedish Village

By: "Kallberg, Sture (Jan Myrdal, intro.) (Angela Gibbs, trans.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, 1972

Edition: (1st American edition)

Seller ID: 4-NT015

ISBN: 0394468538

Condition: 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...""" View more info

A Brief History of Finland

By: "Klinge, Matti"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Helsinki, Finland", 1988

Edition: (6th edition)

Seller ID: 6-0T010

ISBN: 9511094513

Condition: 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...""" View more info

A History of Sweden

By: "Lagerqvist, Lars O."

Price: $31.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", 2003

Edition: (1st reprint)

Seller ID: 89Y019

ISBN: 9152006093

Condition: FINE


"As new-gift quality! Sweden from prehistoric times through the 20th century, illustrated throughout. 203 pages (8.5x7.5"")" View more info

The Treasury: The Regalia and Treasure of the Realm

By: "Landergren, Ulla (ed.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", 1987

Seller ID: 5-1X003

ISBN: 9185726265

Condition: 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." View more info

A History of Norway

By: "Larsen, Karen"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Princeton, NJ", 1950

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 7-2H017

Condition: 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." View more info

The National Theatre of Norway: Ibsen's Own Stage (Vel mott i Nationaltheatret)

By: "Murer, Annette"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: "Oslo, Norway", 1977

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 78Y002

Condition: 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""" View more info

"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"

By: "Sinding, Paul C."

Price: $89.95

Publisher: New York, 1876

Edition: (2nd printing)

Seller ID: 7-2H018

Condition: 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 war... View more info

The Heart of Norway: A History of the Central Provinces

By: "Stagg, Frank Noel (Bishop of Trondheim, Foreword)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Kent, England", 1953

Seller ID: 7-2H015

Condition: 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." View more info

Finlands Utmarkelsetecken: : En redogorelse for Finlands officiella och halvofficiella utmarkesle- och minnestecken

By: "Wrede, E.F."

Price: $49.95

Publisher: "Hlesinki, Finland", 1946

Seller ID: 7-2X018

Condition: 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... View more info

Denmark 1947

By: Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Copenhagen, 1947

Seller ID: 4-9T022

Condition: 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 E... View more info