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Correggio : A Tragedy, by Oehlenschlager. Sappho : A Tragedy, by Grillparzer. With a Sketch of the Autobiography of Oehlenschlager. Translated from the German. First Edition

By: OEHLENSCHLAGER and GRILLPARZER.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Phillips and Sampson, Boston , 1846,: 1846

Seller ID: 87519


OEHLENSCHLAGER and GRILLPARZER. Correggio : A Tragedy, by Oehlenschlager. Sappho : A Tragedy, by Grillparzer. With a Sketch of the Autobiography of Oehlenschlager. Translated from the German. Boston : Phillips and Sampson, 1846. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-xxxix,(1),[1]-303,(1). 8vo, pressed brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine, new marbled endpapers. Adam Gottlob Oehlenschläger (1779-1850) was a Danish poet and playwright. He introduced romanticism into Danish literature. Franz Seraphicus Grillparzer (1791-1872) was an Austrian writer who is chiefly known for his ... View more info

Cort Adeler : Den Norske Sjohelt

By: AAS, L. ADELER, Cort)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hovik Bokhandel, Oslo, 1943,:

Seller ID: 85603


AAS, L. Cort Adeler : Den Norske Sjohelt . (Oslo): Høvik Bokhandel, 1943. Pp. (6),[7]-188, port. frontis., + 11 leaves of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, pressed blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine, top edge dyed blue. A biography of the seventeenth-century Norwegian naval hero who was a fixture in the Norwegian, Danish, Dutch and Venetian navies during a volatile period in European history. Text in Norwegian. Light shelfwear, top edge a bit dusty, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Danish Force in Ireland 1690-1691

By: DANAHER, K., and J. G. SIMMS (eds.). SIMMS, J. G.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Stationery Office for the Irish Manuscripts Commission, Dublin, 1962,:

Seller ID: 114161


DANAHER, K., and J. G. SIMMS (eds.). The Danish Force in Ireland 1690-1691.Dublin : Stationery Office for the Irish Manuscripts Commission, 1962. Pp (4),3-169,(1), frontispiece + foildng map at rear. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Introduction; List of Corespondence Canendared; Calendar of Correspondence; Appendix I: Biographical Notes; Appendix II: Danish Quarters, April 1690; Appendix III: List of Uncalendared Correspondence; Appendix IV: The Capture of Cork, 1690; Index of Persons; Index of Places; Index of Subjects. Ex-librray (spine label, bookplate, rear po... View more info

Danish Portraits. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SPEARS, Heather

Price: $22.50

Publisher: The Ryerson Press, Toronto , 1986,:

Seller ID: 104442


SPEARS, Heather. The Danish Portraits. Toronto : The Ryerson Press, (1967).First Edition. Pp.(6),1-26. 8vo, light grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine . A collection of poetry by Heather Spears (b. Vancouver 1934). "The DanishPortraits have a strength and independence both Scandinavian and Canadian. The poet reveals visual, sensual empathy with people and their landscape." - from the dj. At the time of this book's publication, Spears was living i n the fishing town of Svaneke, on the eastern coast of the Baltic island ofBornholm, Denmark. Contents : The Danish Portraits; In the Churchya... View more info

Danmark og Nordsoen. Band 1 : Fiskeri

By: DAVIS, Jerome D. (ed.) MUFF, Jens Christian PEDERSEN, Svend Sondergaard

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Informations Verlag, Denmark, 1980, ISBN:8787498235:

Seller ID: 103465


DAVIS, Jerome D. (ed.). Danmark og Nordsoen. Band 1 : Fiskeri. af Jerome D.Davis, Jens Christian Muff og Svend Sondergaard Pedersen. Under hovedredak tion af Jerome D. Davis. (Denmark) : Informations Verlag, (1980). Pp (6),7-211,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated card covers, lettered in white and blue. Contents : 1. Indledning. Nordsotiskeriets problemer (af Jens Chr. Muff og Jerome D. Davis). 2. Grundlaget for overfiskning og regulering af fiskeriet. Udnyttelse at fiskeressour (af Jerome D.Davis); Principper for regulering af fiskeriet (af Jerome D. Davis). 3. Dalende fangstmaengder og aendr... View more info

Danmark og Nordsoen. Band 3 : Forurening

By: DAVIS, Jerome D. (ed.) ALBRECHTSEN, Keld FRIIS, Niels Aage MOSTRUP, Tommy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Informations Verlag, Denmark, 1980, ISBN:8787498278:

Seller ID: 103466


DAVIS, Jerome D. (ed.). Danmark og Nordsoen. Band 3 : Forurening. af Keld Albrechtsen, Niels Aage Friis og Tommy Mostrup. Under hovedredaktion af Jerome D. Davis. (Denmark) : Informations Verlag, (1980). Pp (6),7-140,(4). 8vo, illustrated card covers, lettered in white and green. Contents : Indledning : Miljebevarende kontra okonomiske interesser. Olieforureningen i haveneomkring Danmark (af Tommy Mostrup). Forurening i Ostersoen og Nordsoen (af Niels Aage Friis og Keld Albrechtsen). Den politiske strid om forureningen af Nordsoen (af Keld Albrechtsen). Text in Danish. Rubbed, underlining in p... View more info

Dansk sprog i Sydslesvig. 2 vols

By: PEDERSEN, Karen Margrethe Institut for Graenseregionsforskning)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Institut for graenseregionsforskning og forfatteren, Haderslev, 2000, ISBN:87-90163-90-7:

Seller ID: 54812


PEDERSEN, Karen Margrethe. Dansk sprog i Sydslesvig : det danske sprogs status inden for det danske mindrtal i Sydslesvig. In two volumes. (Haderslev, Denmark): Institut for graenseregionsforskning og forfatteren, (2000). Pp. 302 ; 391. 8vo, illustrated blue and yellow card covered boards. Danish linguistics in the Sydslesvig region. Vg-fine. For the set. 60.00 View more info

Dante and his Sim Sala Bim show

By: DANTE JANSEN, Harry A. JANSEN, Edna J. , (ed.)

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Prague, 1935,:

Seller ID: 99031


DANTE. [JANSEN, Harry A.] Dante. . [New York?] , n.d.. [1935/36]. Printed by K. Kriz in Prague. Pp [58].Unpaginated. Multi-column. Large oblong folo, (19 inches by 12 1/2 inches) card covers designed as a label-bedecked travelling trunk. Not in Gill. Harry August Jansen (b. October 3, 1883, Copenhagen, Denmark - d. June 15, 1955, Northridge, California) who began his career as "The Great Jansen," before being given the stage name Dante. This is avery large promotional publication, edited and compiled by Edna J. Jansen, full of material designed to impress booking agents around the worl... View more info

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Democratic Monarchies of Scandinavia. 1st US in dj

By: ARNESON, Ben A. Governments of Modern Europe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Van Nostrand, 1939,:

Seller ID: 30134


ARNESON, Ben A. The Democratic Monarchies of Scandinavia. N.Y.: D. Van Nostrand, (1939). First Edition. Pp 244. 8vo, light brown cloth. In The Governments of Modern Europe series. Name, else vg in slightly nicked and rubbed dj. 50.00 View more info

Denmark 1931

By: Nautical - Denmark)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and the Danish Statistical Department, 1931,:

Seller ID: 58828


(Nautical - Denmark). Denmark 1931. Copenhagen: Royal Danish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and the Danish Statistical Department, 1931. Pp. 351. Illustrated. Small 8vo, red cloth, white title and crest to front, white titles to spine. Of nautical interest: The Fisheries (pp. 81-89): The Fishing Industry of the Faroe Islands; The Greenland Fisheries. Shipping (pp. 125-131): The Mercantile Merchant; Shipping Between Danish Ports; Shipping Between Danish and Foreign Ports; Danish Ships in Foreign Trade; Gross Earnings from Foreign Shipping Freights. Also Knud Rasmussen's "Greenland and its Exp... View more info

Destroyer Action.

By: WATKINS, John Mariner's Mirror 78:3 NOLAN, John S. GRAINGER, John D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Mariner's Mirror, 1992,:

Seller ID: 24865


WATKINS, John. "Destroyer Action, Ile de Batz, 9 June 1944." An article in The Mariner's Mirror, Vol.78, No.3, August 1992, pp 307-325. Watkins writes from the point of view of HMS Ashanti Includes much on the Canadian ships Haida, Athabaskan and Huron. Also Ad Meskens' "Michiel Coignet's Nautical Instruction"; Frank Fox's "Henrik Gerner and the Danish 1776 'Defence Ship' Programme"; Denis Griffiths' "British Shipping and the Diesel Engine: The Early Years"; John D. Grainger's "The Navy in the River Plate, 1802-1808"; notes, queries, reviews, &c. Vg, for... View more info

Development of Industrial Arts in Nova Scotia 1876-1965

By: SUTHERLAND, George R.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1969,:

Seller ID: 14477


SUTHERLAND, George R. The Development of Industrial Arts in Nova Scotia 1876-1965. (Halifax :Nova Scotia Department of Education, Publication and Information Division, 1969). Pp (6),[1]-174. Illustrated. 4to, beige card covers, with white plastic comb binding. Chapters: 1. Early Educational Developments Beyond Nova Scotia: The Russian Program - The Scandinavian Program - The Manual Training Movement; 2. The Pioneer Planners - Alexander McKay - Rufus J. Sweet - Lee Russell - James W. Robertson - Sir William Macdonald - T. H. Kidner; 3. Preparation for Teacher Training; 4. The Truro Macdonald Ma... View more info

Dialect and Education : Some European Perspectives. Multilingual Matters 53.

By: CHESHIRE, Jenny, Viv EDWARDS, Henk MUNSTERMANN, and Bert WELTENS (eds.). AMMON, Ulrich HAGEN, Anton H. EDWARDS, Viv

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd,, Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia, 1989, ISBN:1853590355:

Seller ID: 99397


CHESHIRE, Jenny, Viv EDWARDS, Henk MUNSTERMANN, and Bert WELTENS (eds.). Dialect and Education : Some European Perspectives. Clevdeon (UK) / Philadelphia : Multilingual Matters Ltd, (1989). Pp [i]-x,1-334. Illustrated. Index.8vo, blue card covers, lettered in white and red. Multilingual Matters 53. Contents : 1, Dialect and Education in Europe: A General Perspective (by J enny Cheshire, Viv Edwards, Henk Munstermann, and Bert Weltens). 2. Dialectand education in Belgium (by Pete Van de Craen & Use Humblet). 3. Dialect and education in Denmark (by J. Normann Jorgensen & Karen Margrethe Pedersen... View more info

Directives and Norms. in dj.

By: ROSS, Alf International Library of Philosophy and Scientific Method series HONDERICH, Ted, ed. WILLIAMS, Bernard, ed.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 74142


ROSS, Alf. Directives and Norms. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, (1968). First Printing. Pp. [i]-ix,(1),[1]-188,(2),(12) of ads at rear. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the International Library of Philosophy and Scientific Method series. Editor: Ted Honderich. Advisory editor: Bernard Williams. "Professor Ross is concerned with the problem of whether imperatives (he uses the term 'directives') are subject to logic in the same way as indicatives. He shows the distinction between indicative anddirective discourse and explains the concepts 'directive' and 'norm' as... View more info

Down Below : Aboard the World's Classic Yachts. in dj.

By: WALKER, Matthew

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA, 1980,:

Seller ID: 35470


WALKER, Matthew. Down Below : Aboard the World's Classic Yachts. San Franciso: Chronicle Books, [1980]. Pp (3),iv-vi,1-136. Square 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 4488. A photographic tour of the interiors of cruising yachts, ranging from the comfortably modest to the hideously ostentatious. "There is something special about a classic yacht-something that captures the imagination of sailor and landsman alike. The crisp silhouette of a sloop in the red-gold path of the sun, or the low purr of a motor yacht dissolving into a morning's fog invites the dreamer to come aboard, to imagine the exotic lands ... View more info

Down Denmark Strait. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SMITH, E. Newbold VILAS, Charles H., foreword

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, Boston, 1980,:

Seller ID: 10831


SMITH, E. Newbold. Down Denmark Strait. Boston & Toronto : Little, Brown and Company, (1980). First Edition. Pp (6), [vii]-ix, (5), [3]-212 + 12 leaves of colour photos + maps. Many text photos. 8vo, blue cloth spine, boards,silver lettering to spine. . Map end-papers. Toy 0596. Voyaging in the 43- foot sloop Reindeer. Chapter 2: "North of Newfoundland and Labrador" (pp.28-49). Other references, photos. Foreword by Charles H. Vilas. Chapters : 1.The Bermuda Race; 2. North of Newfoundland and Labrador; 3. Thinking North Again; 4. To Newfie and St. Brendan's Island; 5. Off to the Faeroes... View more info

Early Mesolithic Britain : Origins, development and directions

By: REYNIER, Michael BAR British Series 393

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Archaeopress, Oxford, 2005, ISBN:1841718475:

Seller ID: 113734


REYNIER, Michael. Early Mesolithic Britain : Origins, development and directions. (Oxford : Archaeopress), 2005. Pp (4),i-x,1-146,(2). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, blue card covers, lettered in black. BAR British Series 393. Contents : Chapter One: Introduction. 1.1 The Problem with the Early Mesolithic. 1.2. The Star Carr Model. 1.3. Approaches to the Problem. 1.4. Method of Research. 1.5. The Study Assemblages. 1.6. Presentation. Chapter Two: Typology. 2.1. Introduction. 2.2. Historical Review of Early Mesolithic Assemblage-Types. 2.3. Definition of Early Mesolithic Assemblage-type... View more info

East Timor, Indonesia and the Western Democracies

By: CHOMSKY, Noam IWGIA Document 40) RETBØLL, Torben (edited by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs, Copenhagen, 1980,:

Seller ID: 60326


CHOMSKY, Noam. East Timor, Indonesia and the Western Democracies : A Collection of Documents ; edited by Torben Retbøll. Copenhagen, Denmark: (International Work Group for Indigenous Affairs), 1980. Pp. 138. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with white spine. IWGIA Document 40. Contents: "Statement delivered to the Fourth Committee of the United Nations General Assembly, November 1978" by Noam Chomsky ; FRETILIN ; Refugees ; Letters Smuggled out of Timor ; East Timor Officials ; A Timorese in Indonesia ; Indonesian Relief Workers in Timor ; Indonesian Officials ; Foreign ... View more info

Ecology of Oligotrophic, Subarctic Thingvallavatn

By: JONASSON, Petur M. (ed.)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: OIKOS, Odense, Denmark, 1992, ISBN:8770012261:

Seller ID: 70506


JÓNASSON, Pétur M. (ed.). Ecology of Oligotrophic, Subarctic Thingvallavatn. (Odense: OIKOS, 1992). Pp. (2),[1]-439,(1). Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, illustrated red paper covered boards. Contents: 1. Iceland: an island astride the Mid-Atlantic Ridge, 2. Thingvallavatn research history, 3.Exploitation and conservation of the Thingvallavatn catchment area, 4. Geo logy of the Thingvallavatn area, 5. Bedrock, sediments, and faults in Thinvallavatn, 6. The recent sedimentation history of Thinvallavatn, Iceland, 7.Climatic conditions of the Thingvallavatn area, 8. The vegetation and soi... View more info

Elvstrom Speaks on Yacht Racing. US in dj.

By: ELVSTROM, Paul CREAGH-OSBORNE, Richard, ed. with an intro

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Quadrangle Books, Chicago, 1970,:

Seller ID: 93193


ELVSTROM, Paul. Elvstrom Speaks on Yacht Racing . Edited with an introduction by Richard Creagh-Osborne. Chicago: Quadrangle Books, 1970. Pp. (5),6-224. Illustrated. Map endpapers. 8vo, green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The Danish yachtsman examines the international yacht racing scene. "Twolong chapters are devoted solely to teaching and advice on sailmaking, tun ing, boat handling, and tactics." Very good in nicked, unclipped dust jacket. 15.00 View more info