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THE NORSE MYTHS
Written by Kevin Crossley-Holland. Illustrated by Jane Lydbury.
Stock no. 1820222
Published by Folio Society. 2015. Nearly fine condition.

Top edge red. Burgundy leather spine, with silver title. Grey and white decorated boards. B/w illustrations. Introduced and retold by Crossley-Holland. 4th printing. Small scratch to front spine edge. Contained in publisher's near fine slipcase (some light scuffing).

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THE MAN WHO HIT THE SCHARNHORST: THE ORDEAL OF LEADING-SEAMAN NICK CARTER
Written by John Austin; Nick Carter.
Stock no. 1819887
Published by Seeley Service & Co.. 1st 1973. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of one man's amazing courage and endurance and the story of his battle to gain recognition for the truth. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0854220119. Light bumping to base of spine and lower corners. Text block browned and a little grubby. Free front endpaper slightly grubby (fingermarks). Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with a few small closed tears and lightly faded to spine.

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GEOLOGIA NORVEGICA
Written by Michael Peterson Escholt; Daniel Collins.
Stock no. 1819465
Published by Trondheim. 1st thus 1963. Fine condition.

Or, a brief instructive remembrancer, concerning that very great and spacious Earthquake, which happened almost quite through the South parts of Norvvay: Upon the 24th day of April, in the year 1657. Facsimile of the 1663 publication, printed in 1000 numbered copies. Brown pictorial cloth boards. 93 pages. Originally written in the Danish Tongue by Escholt, this is the English edition translated by Collins. Numbered 18 of 1000.

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HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS IN NORWAY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1208692
Published by John Murray. 9th 1897. Almost very good condition.

Ninth Edition Revised with Maps and Plans. Small format. Red cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Pocket for map inside front cover. All maps and plans present. Map in front pocket has a small mark and tear to margin but no loss. Rear pocket contains Murray's Hand-Book to Norway Cycling Routes, Grammar and Vocabulary. Spine browned. Covers marked. Inscription in pencil on front endpaper. Name and date in ink on verso of front endpaper. Contents clean.

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HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS IN NORWAY
No author listed.
Stock no. 1208679
Published by John Murray. 8th 1892. Very good condition.

Eighth Edition Revised with Maps and Plans. Small format. Red cloth, gilt titles to spine and front cover. Pocket for map inside front cover. MAP MISSING from front pocket, all others present including Murray's Hand-book to Norway Cycling Routes in rear pocket. Spine browned. Corners slightly bumped. Covers have light dampstains. Newspaper clipping New Routes In Norway taped inside front cover. Inscription in ink to top of front endpaper. One map has slightly ragged edges. Contents very good.

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TROUTING IN NORWAY
Written by E.F. Burton. Illustrated by F.N. Burton.
Stock no. 2121840
Published by Simpkin, Marshall And Company Limited. 1st 1897. Very good condition.

Blue cloth, gilt titles and fly-fish decoration to front cover. With illustrations from photographs by Lieut. F.N. Burton. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. A few small marks to covers. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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THE LITTLE NORTHERNERS
Written by Inger Johanne; Gwendolen Wade.
Stock no. 1106556
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. 1st thus 1932. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Translated by Wade. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. Spine and corners are bumped, with some wear. A few marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped, with a bit of loss to top and tail of spine and corners; inscription in ink to front flap.

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CO-OPERATIVES IN NORWAY
Written by O.B. Grimley.
Stock no. 615512
Published by The Co-Operative Union And Wholesale Society. 1st 1950. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Wrapper edge-chipped with slight loss.

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