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Danmark 1940-1945

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

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Copenhagen, Denmark", Frihedsmuseets Forlag: 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

"Aurora Borealis, Scandinavian Review, Autumn 2008, Volume 95, Number 3"

By: "Brekke, Dewey, Hinrichsen, Litell & Koster"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2008

Seller ID: 8-DH007

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 80 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). ""The Aurora Borealis"", ""Swinging Up North"", ""Scanscope"", ""The Heat Beneath"", ""Peerless Paavo"", "" 'The Fighting Dane' Was a U.S. Marshall"", ""The Lord of Nesserland""." View more info

"Art from the Ghost Palace, Scandinavian Review, Summer 2005, Volume 93, Number 1"

By: "Dewey, Pharo, Berdichevsky & Brunner"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2005

Seller ID: 8-DH001

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 80 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). Contents: ""When Jenny Lind Conquered America"", ""Norway's Peace Tradition Spanning 100 Years"", ""Urban Legends: They're All around Us"", ""The Rise and Fall of The Danish Ferries"", ""An excerpt from 'A Toast to Your Ashes' ""."... View more info

"Diary and Correspondence of Count Axel Fersen, Grandmarshal of Sweden, Relating to the Court of France"

By: "Fersen, Count Axel (Katherine Prescott Wormley, translator)"

Price: $37.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", "Hardy, Pratt, & company": 1902

Edition: (Limited edition)

Seller ID: 8-4H003

Condition: GOOD+


" Reading copy. #799 of a limited edition of 1250. Tight and square with faintest age tanning of pages but has a water stain extending from top corner inward, starting at the front, shrinking and fading with each successive page (does not interfere with reading). No sign or smell of mildew (maybe it was white wine?). Claret faille covers with gilt device have obvious exterior discoloration from stain. Rubbed cover edges, softened at spine ends and corners. Rough cut pages were originally knifed open, so very uneven cut but have lovely gilt at top edges. 5.75x8.5x1.5"" (15x21.5x... View more info

They Came From Norway: A Sesquicentennial Review

By: "Friis, Erik J."

Price: $69.95

Publisher: NY, Norwegian Immigration Sesquicentennial Commission: 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: $34.95

Publisher: "Edina, MN", Beaver's Pond Press: 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

"Ibsen's Legacy, Scandinavian Review, Autumn-Winter 2006, Volume 94, Number 2"

By: "Jansson, Hinrichsen, Dewey, Templeton, Ferguson, MOI. Ingebritsen, Orheim & Dewey"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2006

Seller ID: 8-DH005

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 96 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). ""Tove Jansson and Her Lovable Moomins"", ""The Stockholm Water Prize"", ""Jacob Riis: Social Reformer"", ""Ibsen's :Legacy: Making the Theater Better"", ""Ibsen on Film"", ""an Ibsen Chronology"", ""Terje Vige... View more info

A Brief History of Finland

By: "Klinge, Matti"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Helsinki, Finland", Otava: 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", The Swedish Institute: 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", "The Royal Collections, The Treasury, Stockholm": 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

"Akseli Gallen-Kallela Finland's National Painter, Celebrating Finland's 90 Years of Independence, Scandinavian Review, Spring - Summer 2007, Volume 94, Number 3"

By: "Lavery, Oijer, Dewey, Hinrichsen, Welander-Berggren, Mortensen, Mattson, &Ravila"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2007

Seller ID: 8-DH006

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 96 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). Contents: ""Finland 1917-1919: Three Conflicts, One Country"", ""Finland's National Painter: Akseli Gellen-Kallela"", ""The Fog of Everything"", The Stockholm Syndrome"", ""Nordic Influence at the United Nations"", ""Five Centuries of ... View more info

Gustav Vasa och hans so?ner och do?ttrar (Historien om Sverige: #2)

By: "Lindqvist, Herman "

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", Norstedts Forlag: 1995

Seller ID: 9-9T006

ISBN: 9119126522

Condition: NEAR FINE


" As new - But dust jacket has two short tears along bottom edge. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. 502 indexed pages, including index. 5.5x8.5x1.25"" (14x21.5x3.3cm). (Som ny - Men dammjacka har två korta tårar längs underkanten. Blå trasa med förgylld bokstäver. Kartbilder. 502 indexerade sidor, inklusive index.) History of Sweden. The founder Gustav Vasa and his children, including Karl IX. (Vasa och hans so?ner och do?ttrar: Riksgrundaren Gustav Vasa och hans barn till och med Karl IX. ) " View more info

Gustavs dDagar (Historien om Sverige:#6)

By: "Lindqvist, Herman "

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", Norstedts Forlag: 1997

Seller ID: 9-9T007

ISBN: 911971372x

Condition: FINE


"As new - Gift quality. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. 576 pages including index.(Som ny - gåva kvalitet. Blå trasa med förgylld bokstäver. Kartbilder. 576 sidor inklusive index.) 5.5x8.5x1.25"" (14x21.5x3.3cm). ""Gustafs Dagar: Den gustavianska tiden, statskuppen och upplyst despotism, Krig mot Ryssland och adelsuppror, maskeradbalen."" (Gustaf's Days: The Gustavian era, the coup d'état and enlightened despotism, War on Russia and nobility rebellion, the masquerade ball.) " View more info

Nyttan och nojet (Historien om Sverige:#5)

By: "Lindqvist, Herman "

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Stockholm, Sweden", Norstedts Forlag: 1996

Seller ID: 9-9T008

ISBN: 9119627920

Condition: FINE


"As new - Gift quality. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Map endpapers. 536 pages including index. (Blå trasa med förgylld bokstäver. Kartbilder.) 536 sidor inklusive index.5.5x8.5x1.25"" (14x21.5x3.3cm). ""The Age Of Liberty, Hats and Hats, East India Company, Polhem And Linne, The Great Daldance, Spiritual Cultivation And The Great Change."" (""Nyttan Och Nojet : Frihetstiden, hattar och mössor, Ostindiska kompaniet, Polhem och Linne, stora Daldansen, andlig odling och storskifte. "")" View more info

"Grimsey: Iceland's Piece of the Arctic, Scandinavian Review, Summer 2006, Volume 94, Number 1"

By: "Littell, Dewey, Orheim, Hinrichsen, Litlefield, Falk & Dewey"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2006

Seller ID: 8-DH004

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest age soil to covers. Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 88 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). Contents: ""Grimsey: Iceland's Piece of the Arctic"", ""the President Who Liked Sweeds"", ""Challenges and Prospects in the Arctic"", ""the Baltic: dying or Already Dead?"", ""Denmark's Old Baltic Outpost"", ... View more info

"Sweden's Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Scandinavian Review, Spring 2006, Volume 93, Number 3"

By: "Pedersen, Dewey, Berdichevsky, Litell, Majamaa & Bergman"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2006

Seller ID: 8-DH003

Condition: FINE


"As new except for a faint crease across several pages. Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 96 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). contents: ""Congratulations! King Carl XVI Gustaf"", The Thirteenth Month"", ""Projection Problems"", ""Copenhageners vs. Jutlanders"" ""The Bookbinder from Runmaro"", ""Lonnrot Lives"", "... View more info

Sweden: The Land and the People

By: "Rothery, Agnes"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1934

Edition: "(2nd printing,1934)"

Seller ID: 7-DH001

Condition: GOOD+


"UGLY Reading copy. No dust jacket. Blue cloth cover is thoroughly faded with softened and worn spine ends. Gilt lettering is surprisingly bright on front cover but faded on spine. Exterior page edges are tanned and lightly age soiled. A highly readable history presented in 22 essays following a topic through the years. (Examples: ""Idols & Altars; ""How Sweden Manages Her Currency; Forests Floating to the Sea"") 277 indexed pages, illustrated with contemporary black and white photos, including Bibliography and Chronology. 6x8.75x1.5""" View more info

Sweden: The Nation's History

By: "Scott, Franklin D. "

Price: $21.95

Publisher: "Minneapolis, MN", University of Minnesota Press: 1977

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-7H015

ISBN: 0816608040

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Book - As new except for faintest age soil to exterior page edges. Dust jacket is present and intact but has faded spine, rubbed and creased edges and several small rips along edges that have been stabilized on the inside with clear tape." 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, Paul C. Dinding: 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

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

By: "Wrede, E.F."

Price: $49.95

Publisher: "Hlesinki, Finland", Soderstrom &C:O Fortladsaktiebolag: 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