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Eskimo Administration: IV. Greenland

By: JENNESS, Diamond

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1967,:

Seller ID: 90558


JENNESS, Diamond. Eskimo Administration: IV. Greenland. Arctic Institute ofNorth America, Technical Paper No. 19. (Montreal) : Arctic Institute of No rth America, May 1967. Pp [1]-176. Map. 8vo, blue card covers. Jenness (1886-1969). Contents : Preface. 1, The struggle for sovereignty: 1721-75 (Trade; Mission strife; Economic and social changes; Education). 2. Trade versuswelfare: 1775-1870. 3. Bureaucracy's brief triumph: 1870-1905. 4. From sea l-hunters to fishermen: 1905-1939. 5. The Second W&orld War and the Five-Year Plan: 1939-48. 6. Greenland becomes a province of Denmark: 1948-53 (1. T... View more info

European Models of Bilingual Education. Multilingual Matters 92.

By: BEARDSMORE, Hugo Baetens (ed.). BYRAM, Michael LEBRUN, Nathalie GERBAULT, Jeannine

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters Ltd, Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia / Adelaide , 1993, ISBN:1853591823:

Seller ID: 99371


BEARDSMORE, Hugo Baetens (ed.). European Models of Bilingual Education. Clevedon (UK) / Philadelphia / Adelaide : Multilingual Matters Ltd, (1993). Pp[i]-vi,1-205,(5). Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Multilingual M atters 92. Contents : 1. Bilingual Education in Wales (by Colin Baker). 2. Catalan and Basque Immersion Programmes (by Josep Maria Artigal). 3. Bilingual or Bicultural Education and the Case of the German Minority in Denmark (by Michael Byram). 4. The Problem of Pedagogy versus Ideology: The Case ofa Danish-German Bilingual School-Type (by Bent Sondergaard). 5. The Bicult ... View more info

Exploited Seas : New Directions for Marine Environmental History. First Edition

By: HOLM, Poul, Tim D. SMITH, and David J. STARKEY, (eds.) MYERS, Ransom A. CADIGAN, Sean T. HUTCHINGS, Jeffrey A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: International Maritime Economic History Association, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 2002, ISBN:0973007311:

Seller ID: 97818


HOLM, Poul, Tim D. SMITH, and David J. STARKEY, (eds.). Exploited Seas : New Directions for Marine Environmental History. St. John’s, Newfoundland : International Maritime Economic History Association / Census of Marine Life,(2002). First Edition. [The title-page has "2001" and the copyright date i s 2001, but printer has "2002" on last page.] Printed by AGMV Marquis Printer Inc., Quebec. Pp (4),v-xix,(1),1-216,(4). 8vo, grey cardcovers with Pieter Breughel the Elder illustration, dark blue lettering. No. 21 in the Research in Maritime History series. Contents: Introduction b... View more info

Extracts from the several Treaties subsisting between Great Britain and other Kingdoms and States, of such Articles and Clauses, as relate to the Dutyand Conduct of the Commanders of His Majesty's Ships of War. 1st edition.

By: Royal Navy

Price: $1,200.00

Publisher: 1741,:

Seller ID: 73405


(Royal Navy). Extracts from the several Treaties Subsisting between Great-Britain and other Kingdoms and States, of such Articles and Clauses, as relate to the Duty and Conduct of the Commanders of the King of Great-Britain'sShips of War. Together with Such Articles of Later Treaties, as Revive or Confirm and Former Treaties, which bear any Relation to the same. London: Printed in the Year MDCCXLI. [1741]. Pp (4),v-xxiv,1-264. Small 4to, later (nineteenth century) binding with black morocco spine (with rasied bands) and blue morocco covered boards. With engraved frontispiece and several engrav... View more info

Fit for Service Abroad..

By: BEELER, John Mariner's Mirror 81:3 NOLAN, John S. GRAINGER, John D.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Mariner's Mirror, 1995,:

Seller ID: 24861


BEELER, John. "'Fit for Service Abroad': Promotion, Retirement and Royal Navy Officers, 1830-1890." An article in The Mariner's Mirror, Vol.81, No.3, August 1995, pp 300-312. Also John S. Nolan's "English Operations around Brest, 1594"; Dan G. Harris' "Henrik Gerner and the Danish 1776 'Defence Ship' Programme"; Denis Griffiths' "British Shipping and the Diesel Engine: TheEarly Years"; John D. Grainger's "The Navy in the River Plate, 1802-1808"; notes, queries, reviews, &c. Very good, for the issue. 8.50 View more info

Flags : For Ship Modellers and Marine Artists. First Edition.

By: PURVES, Alec A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Percival Marshall, London, 1978,:

Seller ID: 105562


PURVES, Alec A. Flags : For Ship Modellers and Marine Artists. London : Percival Marshall & Co. Ltd., (1950). First Printing. Pp. (8),1-84. Illustrated. Small 8vo, brown cloth, whlte lettering to spine. Chapters : 1. ResearchWork : Manufacture; 2. English Flags of Pre-Tudor Times; 3. Tudor Flags an d Ensigns; 4. Stuart and Commonwealth Days; 5. British Flags from 1714 to 1864; 6. Modern Times - 1864 Onwards; 7. Flags and Pendants of Command and Distinction; 8. Some Flags of the Principal Maritime Countries (Spain, Portugal, Netherlands, France, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, U.S.A.); 9. Sig... View more info

Flyvebogen. In Two Volumes

By: FOLTMANN, John

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Westermann, Kobenhavn, 1946,:

Seller ID: 106526


FOLTMANN, John (ed.). Flyvebogen. Forste Bind / Andet Bind. [In Two Volumes]. Kobenhavn : Westermann, 1946, 1947. Pp (12),1-[574],(2),+ 3 folding plates; (8),577-[1192],+ 3 folding plates. Text Illustrations. Index. Large 8vo, black half leather, blue aviation design paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. The history of aviation. Text in Danish. ADDITIONAL SHIPPINGCHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Some wear to spine ends and ou ter hinges, edgeworn, else very good. Each volume is signed with inscriptions by the author. The set for 70.00 View more info

Fodbolden Ruller for Danmark. in dustjacket

By: SORENSEN, Arne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Branner og Korch, Kobenhavn, 1959,:

Seller ID: 103738


SORENSEN, Arne. Fodbolden Ruller for Danmark. Kobenhavn : Branner og Korch,1959. Pp (4),5-162,+ 16 pp plates. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. A book on football (soccer) in Denmark. Text in Danish. V ery good in rubbed and slightly chipped dustjacket. 30.00 View more info

Foreign Legions of the Third Reich. Vol. 1: Norway, Denmark, France. SecondPrinting

By: LITTLEJOHN, David

Price: $60.00

Publisher: R. James Bender Publishing, San Jose, Calif., 1987, ISBN:0912138173:

Seller ID: 113200


LITTLEJOHN, David. Foreign Legions of the Third Reich. Vol. 1: Norway, Denmark, France. (San Jose, Calif.: R. James Bender Publishing, July 1987). Second Printing. Pp (1),2-208. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black hardcover, lettered in blue and black. "This is the first volume of a series devoted to an almost-virgin field of military research - the uniforms, ranks, flags,medals and other insignia of the foreign volunteers in Germany's military and para-military forces during the Second World War, also those of the collaborating political parties of occupied Europe (from which, of course, ... View more info

Foreign Legions of the Third Reich. Vol. 2: Belgium, Great Britain, Holland, Italy and Spain. First Edition

By: LITTLEJOHN, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: R. James Bender Publishing, San Jose, Calif., 1981, ISBN:091213822x:

Seller ID: 113201


LITTLEJOHN, David. Foreign Legions of the Third Reich. Vol. 2: Belgium, Great Britain, Holland, Italy and Spain. (San Jose, Calif.: R. James Bender Publishing, 1981). First Edition. Pp (1),2-288. Illustrated. 8vo, illustratedblack and olive-green hardcover, lettered in green and black. "... It has been decided that each successive volume will include an Addendum embodyingall extra information or corrections relating to the previous volume (or v olumes). At the end of the present volume, therefore, readers will find supplementary information n the three countries dealt with in the first vol... View more info

Fra Sømandslivet

By: TOLSTRUP, Carl RICHARDT, Chr. PETERSEN, Tom FRØLICH, Lorenz

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Karl Schønbergs Forlag, Copenhagen, 1885,:

Seller ID: 52652


TOLSTRUP, Carl. Fra Sømandslivet : sælges til fordel for sømands-missionen.Titelbillede af Lorenz Frølich, titelbladets vignet af Tom Petersen, søman dspsalme af Chr. Richardt. Kjøbenhavn: Karl Schønbergs Forlag, 1885. Pp. 161, frontis., including black and white illustrations. 8vo, pictorial grey cloth. Slightly rubbed, inner hinges cracked, very small stain to lower corner of rear board, else vg. 50.00 View more info

Framing the Early Middle Ages : Europe and the Mediterranean, 400-800. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WICKHAM, Chris

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2005,:

Seller ID: 113135


WICKHAM, Chris. Framing the Early Middle Ages : Europe and the Mediterranean, 400-800. (Oxford) : Oxford University Press, 2005. First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xxviii,[1]-990,(6). Index. Thick 8vo, blue-black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Very good (as new) in dustjacket. 150.00 "The Roman empire tends to be seen as a whole. By contrast, the early middle ages tends to be seen as a collection of regional histories, roughly corresponding to modern nation states. As a result, early medieval history is much more fragmented. There have been few convincing syntheses of socio-economic change in th... View more info

From Dots and Dashes to Tele and Datacommunications. 2nd edition

By: Great Northern Telegraph Company

Price: $30.00

Publisher: GN Great Nordic, Copenhagen, 2001,:

Seller ID: 74971


Great Northern Telegraph Company. From Dots and Dashes to Tele and Datacommunications. Copenhagen : GN Great Nordic, 2001. Second Edition. Pp. (2)[3]-60. Illustrated with sepia photos throughout. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. It was founded as The Great Northern Telegraph Company (Det Store Nordiske Telegrafselskab A/S) in Denmark in June 1869. It was set up as a merger of three recently established telegraph companies initiated by Danish industrial mogul Carl Frederik Tietgen. The aim of the firm was to create a worldwide telegraph company. Contents: 1. The Pioneering Years in the Far Ea... View more info

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From Oxenstierna to Charles XII : Four Studies. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ROBERTS, Michael.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1991, ISBN:0521400147: 1991

Seller ID: 113227

ISBN: 0521400147


ROBERTS, Michael. From Oxenstierna to Charles XII : Four Studies. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, (1991). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix,(1),1-203,(9). 8vo, mauve cloth with gilt lettered red title block to spine. "The spectacular career of Gustav Adolf by no means established Sweden as a great power. In the four years after his death such a development became increasingly improbable. At Westphalia in 1648 the improbable became a fact; but the momentum of Swedish imperial expansion did not culminate until 1658, when Charles X imposed peace upon a prostrate Denmark. View more info

From the Log of the Velsa. 1st US.

By: BENNETT, Arnold RICKARDS, E.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Century Co., New York, 1914,:

Seller ID: 80183


BENNETT, Arnold. From the Log of the Velsa . Pictures by E.A. Rickards and a frontispiece by the author. New York: The Century Co., (October 1914). First American Printing. Pp. (10),3-307,(1), colour frontis. (with tissue guard), including plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt decorated title block to front and spine. An account of a cruising voyage along thecoast of Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, and into the Baltic. Boards ru bbed and somewhat browned, blistering to rear board at hinge, inner hinges tender, some shelfwear, else vg. 20.00 View more info

From the Log of the Velsa. First American Edition.

By: BENNETT, Arnold. RICKARDS, E.A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Century Co., New York, 1914,:

Seller ID: 105807


BENNETT, Arnold. From the Log of the Velsa . Pictures by E.A. Rickards and a frontispiece by the author. New York: The Century Co., (October 1914). First American Printing. Pp. (10),3-307,(1), colour frontis. (with tissue guard), including plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt decorated title block to front and spine. An account of a cruising voyage along thecoast of Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, and into the Baltic. With "St. John's Book Club, 1915 " three-page ephemera piece pasted in at front flyl eaf. This paper includes a list of members' names, with information... View more info

Fuehrer Conferences on Naval Affairs 1943.

By: Germany - Kriegsmarine - WW2

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Admiralty, London , 1947,:

Seller ID: 97782


(Germany - Kriegsmarine - WW2). Fuehrer Conferences on Naval Affairs 1943. London : Admiralty, May 1947. Pp (4),[1]-114 Small folio [8 by 13 inches], light brown printed card covers, green cloth tape spine. “The collection ofdocuments known as the “Fuehrer Conferences” was among the German Naval Ar chives captured by British and American Intelligence Officers at Tambach during the war. The “Fuehrer Conferences” are minutes of staff meetings between Hitler and the various commanders of the German Forces. Those presented here relate to naval affairs, and were written up from tough note... View more info

Generationen, der jokkede sig selv over taerne i starten / The generation that tripped over its own feet at the start.

By: MOLLER, Flemming Quist.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Han Reitzel,, Kobenhavn / Copenhagen, 1966,:

Seller ID: 80194


MOLLER, Flemming Quist. Generationen, der jokkede sig selv over taerne i starten / The generation that tripped over its own feet at the start. Tegninger af / Cartoons by [...]. Kobenhavn : Han Reitzel, (1966). Pp [1]-[64]. Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers, printed in red, black and yellow. Text in Danish and English. Wear to spine ends, name, else very good. 20.00 View more info

Geological Evidences of The Antiquity of Man : with remarks on theories TheOrigin of Species by Variation

By: LYELL, Charles

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Geroge W. Childs, Philadelphia, 1863,: 1863

Seller ID: 101197


LYELL, Charles. The Geological Evidences of The Antiquity of Man : with remarks on theories The Origin of Species by Variation. Illustrated by woodcuts. Philadelphia : George W. Childs, 1863. Pp (4),iii-x,1-518,(2), frontispiece + one plate. Text Illustrations. Index. 8vo, dark green cloth with blindstamped borders to boards and gilt fossils to front board and gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. Recent Period - Danish Peat and Shell Mounds - Swiss Lake-Dwellings. 3. Fossil Human Remains and Works of Art of the Recent Period. 4. Post-Pliocene P... View more info

Girls They Left Behind : An Investigation into the Various Aspects of the German Troops Sexual Relations with Danish Subjects

By: HARTMANN, Grethe

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ejnar Munksgaard, Copenhagen, 1946,:

Seller ID: 102238


HARTMANN, Grethe. The Girls They Left Behind : An Investigation into the Various Aspects of the German Troops Sexual Relations with Danish Subjects. Copenhagen : Ejnar Munksgaard, 1946. Pp (8),[9]-207,(1). 8vo, blue card covers, dark blue lettering to front cover and spine. Contents : I. Introduction. II. The Increase in Venereal Diseases during the War : The possible reasons for this increase and various measures against the diseases. — The collaboration between the Wehrmacht and the Danish authorities with the aim of controlling the venereal diseases. — Venereal diseases in Denmark and i... View more info