Lappland, Dess Natur Och Folk.

PETTERSSON, Carl Anton

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Place Published: Stockholm
Publisher: Eklund
Date Published: 1871

Description: Illustrated at rear with 21 fine lithographic plates, and 14 woodcuts in the text. 146pp of text. Small oblong 4to (measures 11 x 7.5 inches), in original purple cloth with a large gold image of a reindeer pulling a man in a boat (edgeworn and with faded spine; stain on cover which is also detached but present). Stockholm: P. B. Eklund, 1871. Reprint in reduced format of the 1866 original. A good copy with only light foxing in the margins of a few plates.

Comments: Pettersson was an army officer who, in the 1860s, traveled through the wild areas of northern Sweden among the indigenous Sami people.

Binding: hardcover
Condition: good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 220677


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