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VESTERHEIM, THE NORWEGIAN-AMERICAN MUSEUM, DECORAH, IOWA. SAMPLINGS FROM THE COLLECTION

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1973

Seller ID: 004824

Condition: Very Good+


"The material in the present collection of the Norwegian American Museum falls largely into two categories: that which represents the life and culture of the immigrant before leaving Norway and that which represents his life and culture after settling in the New World. Most of the objects in both categories have been donated by the families with whose histories they have been associated." 28 pp. Each page with photographs, some in color. Very Good+ to Near Fine. View more info

Report Upon the Commercial Relations of the United States with Foreign Countries for the Year 1879, Volume II

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1880

Seller ID: 004391

Condition: Good+


Table of Contents: Europe: Sweden and Norway, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain and Ireland, France, Switzerland, Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Italy, Malta, Austria-Hungary, Greece, Romania, Russia; and Polynesia: Hawaiian Islands, Society Islands. 875 pp. including Index. Numerous tables for each country showing Imports and Exports. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Spine reads: Supplement to Commercial Relations 1879. Small tear at spi... View more info

Scribner's Magazine, Vol. II, July-December

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribners Sons: 1887

Seller ID: 004746

Condition: Good to Good-


Six months bound into one volume. Lacks the advertisements and individual covers. Numerous articles by famous authors: "Camping and Hunting in the Shoshone" by W.S. Rainsford, with photographs; "Caverns and Cavern Life" by N.S. Shaler with illustrations and "The Instability of the Atmosphere" by Shaler with illustrations and diagrams by the author; "The Modern Nile" by Edward L. Wilson, with photos by the author; "Bucolic Dialect of th... View more info

Report on Forestry in Sweden

By: Andrews, General C.C.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1900

Seller ID: 002444

Condition: Very Good-


56th Congress, 1st Session. Senate Document No. 452. 35 pp. In 2 parts: pp. 1-20 "loose" from pp. 21-35 otherwise VG. View more info

APPARATUS AND METHODS EMPLOYED AT THE MARINE FISH HATCHERY AT FLĂ–DEVIG, NORWAY

By: Dannevig, G. M.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1910

Seller ID: 007007

Condition: Very Good-


From Bulletin of the Bureau of Fisheries, Volume XXVIII, 1908. Paper presented before the Fourth International Fishery Congress held at Washington, U.S.A., September 22 to 26, 1908. Bureau of Fisheries Document No. 680. Issued April 1910. Pages 801-809. One B/W plate at conclusion of paper. Green stiff paper covers with creased corners, wear to edges. Ex. museum stamp and identification numbers on front cover, stamp on title page. Interior pages clean, no marks. Document... View more info

LAJLA: A TALE OF FINMARK

By: Friis, Prof. J. A. And Ingerid Markhus (Translator)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1888

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005174

Condition: Good+


"Away in the north of Finmark* and far in the interior is the small village of Karasjok, which takes its name from the river upon whose banks it lies, Karasjok in the Lappish tongue signifying "the rapid river." *Finmark is the most northerly district of Norway, inhabited by Lapps, whom the Norwegians call Finns." 281 pp. Decorative brown cloth cover and spine. Front cover has light brown stain and rubbing to image. Corners are bumped, edges are rubb... View more info

Immigrant Idealist: A Literary Biography of Waldemar Ager, Norwegian American

By: Haugen, Einar

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Northfield, Minnesota, The Norwegian-American Historical Association: 1989

Seller ID: 001847

ISBN: 0-87732-077-2

Condition: Very Good+


Author Series. Volume VII. 183 pages with index. Red cloth covers with gilt image on front and gilt title lettering on spine. Covers are slightly "bowed", otherwise clean with minimal rubbing and scuffing. Interior pages are tight and clean. Book in VG+ condition. View more info

THE WARD OF KING CANUTE, A Romance of the Danish Conquest

By: Liljencrantz, Ottilie A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1903

Seller ID: 002413

Condition: Good


owner's name on free endp. Free endp. loose at hinge 1/2 page up. otherwise interior is clean, tight and VG. Exterior is Good -rubbing, corners/spine ends bumped. View more info

QUATERNARY DEPOSITS AT KIRKENESS

By: Oyen, P.A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Oslo, 1929

Seller ID: 004389

Condition: Good+ to Very Good-


"This shell-bank of Kirkeness proved to ba a sandy and shelly Quaternary deposit settled in slightly stratified layers, partly through sedimentation, but, even in part by washing and redeposition caused from the incessant action of sea-waves at a time when land itself was lying nearly fifteen metres lower than at present..." The shell specimens in the Kirkeness Deposits are listed with explanations. 14 pp. most pages uncut. ex.mus. stamp on front cover and title ... View more info

ON REMARKABLE FORMS OF ANIMAL LIFE FROM THE GREAT DEEPS OFF THE NORWEGIAN COAST: I and II. RESEARCHES ON THE STRUCTURE AND AFFINITY OF THE GENUS BRISINGA, BASED ON THE STUDY OF A NEW SPECIES: BRISINGA CORONATA

By: Sars, George Ossian

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Christiania, Brogger & Christie: 1872

Seller ID: 005276

Condition: Good


Partly from posthumous manuscripts of the late Professor Dr. Michael Sars. Part I: Contains six copper plates. 82 pp. Missing front paper wrap cover and back cover is separated. Page edges are significantly chipped, page edges are browned, and some foxing. Text is easily legible, and plates are in Good condition. Part II: Sequel to the University program published under the same title in 1872. With four copper plates and three autographic plates. Printed in 1875.... View more info