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Hercules. Ja¨mte efterskrift av Sten Lindroth och ordfo¨rklaringar av Carl Ivar Stahle

by Stiernhielm, Georg [Stiernhielmi, Georgi]

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Published
1957
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Near Fine
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Facsimile Edition
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Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksells/ Gebers Forlag , 1957 Stiernhielm [1598-1672) was the first Swedish poet to apply the verse meters of antique poets to the Swedish language, modifying their principle of long and short syllables to a principle of stressed and unstressed syllables, which better suits the phonology of Swedish. His most famous is "Hercules", an epic poem in… Read more
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Vikingarnas Värld. [IN SWEDISH]

by Klindt-Jensen, Ole

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Published
1967
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Fine
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First Edition.
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Stockholm: Forum, 1967 The world of the Vikings explained by a distinguished Danish archaheologist at the University of Aarhus University and delightfully illustrated by Ehren Svenolov. 240p. illus.col. Name of previous owner, else fine.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Ehren, Svenolov.
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Excursions in the History of Gotland

by Soderberg, Bengt G

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1970
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Near Fine
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First Thus.
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Visby, Sweden: Gotlandskonst, 1970 Undated [c 1970] 180p. illus index.map. First Thus.. Softcover. Near Fine.
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Fight the Wild Island. A Solo Walk Across Iceland.

by Edwards, Ted

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Published
1986
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1st.US Ed..
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Topsfield. MA: Salem House Publishers, 1986 An account of the author's solo walk across Iceland; "carrying a seventy-two pound load, he covered 500 miles of some of the earth's most adverse terrain, including the largest of all lava fields, glacial ice, the black sand desert of Sprengisandur and the active volcano Hekla" 188pp.Illus.. 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket.… Read more
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Frilandsmuseet : The open Air museum History & Activities

by Uldall, Kai

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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Copenhagen: Sorgenfri Station, 1962 "Welcome to The Open Air Museum - an iconic destination for over 100 years! One of the largest and oldest open air museums in the world. The Open Air Museum is a museum of rural architecture focusing on landscapes, buildings and people. But it is far more than just a historical museum, it is also a… Read more
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Úr Sjón og úr minni - ørindi = Seeing and Remembering : Strophes

by Matras, Christian

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Published
1988
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Fine
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First Thus.
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9780921254003
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Kapuskasing Ontario: Penumbra Press, 1988 Christian Matras (1900 - 1988) was a Faroese poet and academic. He took a doctors degree in Old Norse in 1933 from the University of Copenhagen and in then returned to the islands to become head of the department of Faroese language at the University of the Faroe Islands in Tórshavn, where he produced an… Read more
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Thunder God

by Watkins, Paul

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Published
2004
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As New
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1st UK Ed.
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9780571217977
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London: Faber & Faber, 2004 A young man, struck by lightning, is believed to be a keeper of the Norse religion's greatest secret. When war breaks out against the rising tide of Christianity, he must embark on a journey where he must confront his own gods, but the gods of a people yet more savage. 1st UK Ed.. Hard Cover.… Read more
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The University Building

by Uppsala University

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Published
1977
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Fine
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First Edition.
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9789150600889
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Uppsala, Sweden: Uppsala University Information Office, 1977 Booklet describing the history and architecture of the main (1887) university building. Unpaginated [20p.] illus. First Edition.. Brochure. Fine. Illus. by Translation Monica Linell.
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The Gustavianum and the Runic Stones in the University Park

by Uppsala University

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Published
1977
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Fine
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9789150600902
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Uppsala, Sweden: Uppsala University Information Office, 1977 Booklet edited by Johan Engstrom describing the history and architecture of the university building erected 1622-1625 named after King Gustavus Adolphus, later housing the University Library. Unpaginated [20p.] illus. Brochure. Fine. Illus. by Translation Monica Linell.
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Uppsala 500

by Segerstedt, Torgny

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Published
1976
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Near Fine
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First Edition.
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9789185228171
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Stockholm: Gullers international AB, 1976 Commemorative book celebrating the 500th anniversary of the founding of the university of Uppsala in 1477. unpaginated. illus.colour. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Photography :Bjorn Enstrom. K.W.Gullersw.gULK.
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This Land Of Sweden

by William of Sweden [Prince]

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Published
1946
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Very Good
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First Edition.
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Stockholm: P.A. Norstedt & Soners Forlag, 1946 Sweden described and illustrated with contemporary photographs 396p. plates. Nice coloured fold-out map at rear. Cean and crisp text, some slight shelf wear ro linen look binding. Owner's bppklate inside front cover and glued to the ffep is a card from Prince William (as the President of the Swedish PEN club) inviting the… Read more
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The King and the Green Angelica. Stories and poems from Old Norse and Anglo-Saxon Times

by Wyatt, Isabel & Rudel, Joan

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Published
1981
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Very Good
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Re-issue
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East Grinstead: The Lanthorn Press,, 1981 Stories and poems from Old Norse and Anglo-Saxon Times re-told for children . Re-issue. Laminated HC. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Arne Klingborg & Gudrid Malmstain .
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Lapland: Reindeer, Lapps and Midnight Sun

by Lundquist, Gosta

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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2nd Ed.
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Stockholm: Albert Bonniers, 1960 Foreword by Dag Hammarskjold 128p. illus ( B & W). 2nd Ed.. Very Good/Good,Slight Chips & Tears.
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Winter Sea : War, Journeys, Writers

by Ross, Alan

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Published
1997
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Fine
Edition
First Edition.
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9781860464317
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London: Collins Harvill, 1997 "Part travel book, part memoir .(and with a selection of his poems) a pilgrimage to places engraved in the twentirth century's history of conflict and upheaval and a meditation on how momentous events have affected individual lives.Alan Ross visits the North Sea and the Baltic cities of Tallin, Hamburg, Oslo and Bergen . in now confident… Read more
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