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THE ICELANDIC SAGAS
Written by Magnus Magnusson. Illustrated by Simon Noyes.
Stock no. 2125762
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Fine condition.

Volume I only. 12 sagas. Leather spine. Cloth covers with dramatic Viking design to front. Endpapers are maps. Colour plates. 809 pages. A few small foxspots to outer page edges. Contained in slip case in better than very good condition; a few light marks and scuffs.

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THE LAND OF THE LOON
Written by G.K. Yeates.
Stock no. 1814574
Published by Country Life Limited. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Being the experiences of a bird-photographer on two visits to Iceland in search of the Great Northern Diver. Light blue boards, black titles. Colour frontis, b/w photos. Spine lightly browned. Small, neat name in ink to front endpaper. Pencil annotation to rear endpaper. Light browning to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn and faded to spine.

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ICELANDIC SPRING
Written by Dorothy Una Ratcliffe. Illustrated by Barbara Arnason.
Stock no. 1402429
Published by The Bodley Head. 1st 1950. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A collection of exhilarating impressions of Iceland jotted down during late spring of 1948 and summer of 1949. Black boards with silver title to spine and silver vignette of two horses to front board. Endpapers show maps of Iceland. B/w illustrations. 128 pages. Spine and corners are bumped. Uneven fading to boards. Some pages are unopened along the top edge. Contents are clean. Original glassine wrapper is wrinkled and edge worn with loss. The paper flaps are browned and a bit ragged at the edges. A nice copy of a scarce book. This copy would make a wonderful gift.

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IN SEARCH OF NORTHER BIRDS
Written by Seton Gordon.
Stock no. 1808184
Published by Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds; Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1941. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

A journey to Iceland, visits to various natural bird sanctuaries in the Hebrides, in Skye and other islands off the British coast. Blue cloth boards, dark blue title to spine. B/w photos. 224 pages including index. Endpapers browned, foxing to outer page edges. Contents clean. Price-cut wrapper is scuffed and chipped.

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