New York: History Book Club, 1999. Illus. 8vo, 1/2 black cloth, d.w. New York: History Book Club, (1999). Very good.
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Stockholm: Trycet i Kongl, 1790. Large folding plate at rear, engraved vignette title. Small, square 4to, original stiff drab grey wrappers, spine lacking; title in ink on upper cover. Stockholm: Royal Printing Office, 1790. Scarce. Very good. First edition. A military manual for the King's forces.
folding map, illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. Stockholm: Swedish Institute, (1949). vg.
1892. 26 maps, 15 plans, and 2 panoramas. Small tape on one corner of large frontispiece folding map. 392pp. 16mo, original red cloth. Leipsic: Karl Baedeker, 1892. Very good (+).
Paris: Jacques Nicolas Bellin, 1764. Map. Copper plate engraving with hand outline. Image measures 8.5" x 6.75". Nice map of the northernmost portion of the Golf of Bothnia, which separates Sweden and Finland. Minor aging along edges. Jacques Nicolas Bellin (1703-1772), was the official hydrographer to the French king and the first person to hold the title of "Ingénieur de la Marine of the Depot des cartes et plans de la Marine" (chief engineer of the French Hydrographical Office).
Paris: Chez Hedborn. Beautiful accordion style large fold out lithograph, over-all size 11 1/2"x 85"; 2" tear along first fold. Abrasion on title affecting several words. Includes 16 pages of text. Folio, cloth-backed printed boards, soiled. Nice map of Stockholm on the back of the binding. Stockholm: Chez Hedbom, 1830. Carl Johan Billmark (1804-1870) was a Swedish painter and lithographer.
profusely illus. 4to, 3/4 calf; (spine worn). Stockholm, 1928.
Portland: Amadeus Press, 1996. Chronology by Harald Henrysson. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 456 pages. 8vo, blue cloth, dust wrapper. Portland: Amadeus Press, (1996). A near fine copy in a near fine dust wrapper.
New York: The Viking Press, 1971. With a few b/w and color illustrations. 256pp. 8vo, green cloth, dust wrapper edgeworn. New York: The Viking Press, (1971). A near fine copy in a good dust wrapper.
many illus., some in color. 4to, cloth, chipped d.w. (Stockholm: Vepe, 1937).
Paris: Bonne, Rigobert, 1780. Map. Engraving with hand color. Image measures 8.5" x 12.75". Map of northern Europe with Scandinavia, the Baltics and part of Russia, with centerfold. Minor aging, very small hole to lower left corner.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y., 1956. Travel from Finland, across Sweden, to Norway.
2 maps, 3 plates, title vignette, 5 text illus., 7 head-pieces, engraved initials. , 190. pp. 12mo, early 3/4 calf, paper label; (lacks 2 maps including folding map; browning to text, binding lightly rubbed, p. 187 dampstained). Stockholm: J.H. Werner, 1702. "An account of the first permanent settlement in the entire Delaware River Valley...made at what is now Wilmington, Delaware, in 1638, and of its later capture by the Dutch in 1655. There is a chapter on the status of...
London: : G.G.J. and J. Robinson, 1790. Together with The Manners and Customs of its Inhabitants, the Present State of the Arts and Sciences in that Kingdom, and the Form of Government as Established in 1772. 410pp., 8vo, contemporary calf (rubbed; covers reattached; light foxing throughout). London: G.G.J. and J. Robinson, 1790. Internally a very nice clean copy.
Prof. Illus. 167 pp. 8vo, cloth, d.w., slight wear. Stockholm, Raben & Sjogren, 1981.
New York: Norton, 2006. Many color photo Illustrations. 270pp., 4to, white cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper sunned, minor chipping to edges. New York: Norton, (2006). A fine copy in a very good dust wrapper.
Stockholm: Byggforlaget, 1992. Many color and b/w photo Illus. by Ivar Sviestins. Oblong 4to, blue cloth, d.w. with several small tears, cloth cover bowed. (Stockholm): Byggforlaget, (1992).
illus., Frontis. in color. 8vo, cloth, d.w. London: Batsford, (1952). vg.
Rock Island: Augustana Historical Society, 1963. Frontis portrait. x + 246pp., 8vo, cloth, d.w.; dust wrapper price clipped, lightly edgeworn. Rock Island: Augustana Historical Society, 1963. A very good copy in a very good dust wrapper.
With Descriptions of the Inner Life of the People, Their Manners and Customs. 250 text illus. 8vo, modern 3/4 morocco; (lacks map, rubbed, foxing). London: George Newnes, 1899.
London: William Faden, 1801. Map. Engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 24"x15 1/4". This scarce sea chart of the strait between Denmark and Sweden covers the Öresund between the island of Zealand or Sealand and the southern tip of Sweden. The chart notes numerous depth soundings in fathoms as well as coastal features, anchorages, lighthouses, navigational hazards, towns, important roads and other information useful to a mariner. Important cities of Copenhagen, Malmo and Landscrona are identified with important buildings and...
many illus. 84pp. 4to, bds., d.w. Stockholm, (1962).
12mo, cloth. N.Y.: American-Scandinavian, 1921. vg.
New York: Doubleday, 1935. Short 8vo, black cloth, edgeworn d.w. Garden City: Doubleday, 1935. A very good(+) bright copy in a very good(-) dust wrapper.
Malmo: Allhelm, 1963. Black-and-white & tipped in color plates, 166pp., 4to, cloth, d.w.; corners bumped on cloth & d.w. somewhat tattered & inscription on front endpaper to art historian Meyer Schapiro. Malmo: Allhelm Publisher's, (1963). Good.