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Image for Nya jurnalisten eller Utvalda samlingar i blandade ämnen hämtade i synnerhet utur de nyaste och bästa engelska jurnaler. Till nytta och nöje för medborgare af bägge könen

Nya jurnalisten eller Utvalda samlingar i blandade ämnen hämtade i synnerhet utur de nyaste och bästa engelska jurnaler. Till nytta och nöje för medborgare af bägge könen

By: Bagge, Johan Fredric

Price: $49.94

Publisher: Örebro [Sweden], tryckt hos Nils Magnus Lindh: 1808

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38643


320 pages; Third volume only -- [Tredje Delen]. Contemporary brown quarter calf over marbled boards, flat spine decoratively stamped in gilt and blind. An attractive binding. Frontispiece and three folding engraved plates. The frontispiece depicts a much admired masterpiece by the German sculptor Johann August Nahl (1710 – 1781), the monumental brass figure made in honour of Maria Magdalena Langhans, a clergyman's wife who died giving birth, in the floor of the c... View more info

UR SVENSKA DIKTEN - ANTOLOGI UTGIVEN AV ( Three volumes bound as one )

By: Ek, Karin

Price: $29.94

Publisher: Stockholm, Albert Bonniers: 1921

Seller ID: 41118


1158 pages; Complete three volumes bound as one in mottled half calf over marbled paper boards with matching marbled endpapers. As pictured. Original front wrapper bound in. 328; 314; 416 pp. Original owner's charming bookplate and name on first blank. Leather a bit crazed at spine, but still attractive. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral el... View more info

Image for David von Krafft och den Ehrenstrahlska Skolan   Bidrag till den svenska konsthistorien

David von Krafft och den Ehrenstrahlska Skolan Bidrag till den svenska konsthistorien

By: Hahr, August

Price: $199.99

Publisher: Upsala [Sweden], Akademiska Boktryckeriet: 1900

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 40684


144 pages; This biography of an important Swedish Court Painter is beautifully and appropriately bound at or near the time of publication by G. Hedberg, Royal bookbinder in Stockholm: black straight-grained morocco over swirl-marbled paper-covered boards, five raised bands on the spine, with elaborate gilt-stamped decoration and central devices depicting an artist's palette with three arrows through the finger hole -- the palette bodies have alternating onlays of red and... View more info

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Gardiner Och Gardinuppsättningar [History of the Curtain in Sweden]

By: Hazelius-Berg, Gunnel

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Stockholm, Nordiska museet: 1962

Seller ID: 39617


112 pages; Former owner's blind stamp on titlepage, otherwise clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers. Black & white illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for Verkligheten Nu - Elsa Agelii, Inga Bjorstedt, Aja Eriksson, Sandra Ikse, Bibi Lovell, Gunwor Nordstrom, Ingalill Sjoblom 12 Oktober - 17 November 1985

Verkligheten Nu - Elsa Agelii, Inga Bjorstedt, Aja Eriksson, Sandra Ikse, Bibi Lovell, Gunwor Nordstrom, Ingalill Sjoblom 12 Oktober - 17 November 1985

By: Lindblad, Anders

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Goteborg, Sweden, Rohsska Museet: 1985

Seller ID: 41412


80 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Monochrome illustrations of the art works throughout. Formenr owner's blind stamp on first page. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for Geographiskt hand-lexicon ofver Nya Testamentets heliga skrifter med philologiska anmårkningar  with the two folding engraved maps

Geographiskt hand-lexicon ofver Nya Testamentets heliga skrifter med philologiska anmårkningar with the two folding engraved maps

By: Odmann, Samuel

Price: $84.94

Publisher: Upsala, Stenhammar och Palmblad: 1812

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 38926


238 pages; Contemporary binding: brown half calf over marbled boards, flat spine with gilt stamped decoration and a gilt-lettered label in citron, text block edges decoratively stained blue-green. Two folding engraved maps at the end. A lovely copy of this geographical dictionary of the Holy Land in Swedish. The author, Samuel Ödmann [1750-1829], was a Swedish theologian , naturalist , goegrapher, cultural historian and hymn writer. He was a student a Upsala Univer... View more info

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SVENSK JUGEND

By: Stavenow-Hidemark, Elisabeth

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Stockholm, Nordiska Museet: 1964

Seller ID: 39616


136 pages; An examination of various decorative arts and crafts of Sweden in the Art Nouveau period. Illustrated with many b&w photographs. Former owner's blindstamp on titlepage, number in ink on copyright page and impression from paperclip, otherwise clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers. View more info

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Rapporter från Oster

By: Sydow, Beate

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Stockholm, Kulturhuset Stockholm: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39603


55 pages; Blindstamp of former owner at foot of titlepage, brief ink note on copyright page, otherwise clean and tight in original stiff colour wrappers. Text in Swedish. Illustrations in colour and b&w. OCLC: 473505912 "Reports from the East" comprises four exhibitions which have the common theme of cultural transformations in Eastern regions. The craftsmen producing Australian indigenous images on bark, the Balinese textile work, the raffia fabrics from Ce... View more info

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Bikupan [1879-1880] Tidning för söndagsskolan och barnen i hemmet

By: Various authors

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Göteborg [Sweden], Göteborgs Handelstidnings Aktiebolags Tryckeri: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40504


[vi] & 192; [iv] & 192 pages; Contemporary marbled paper-covered boards, black pebbled cloth flat spine with titles and dates lettered in gilt. There are two small chips to the cloth of the spine, minor rubbing, and several of the issues display faint traces of a vertical fold. Two years (1879-1880), bound together in a single volume, of this charming Swedish-language periodical for children. ["Bikupan" can be translated into English as "beehive"]. Iss... View more info

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Bikupan [1877-1878] Tidning för söndagsskolan och barnen i hemmet

By: Various authors

Price: $74.94

Publisher: Göteborg [Sweden], Göteborgs Handelstidnings Aktiebolags Tryckeri: 1877

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40505


[vi] & 192; & 192 pages; Contemporary marbled paper-covered boards, black pebbled cloth flat spine with titles and dates lettered in gilt. Minor rubbing, and several of the issues display faint traces of a vertical fold. Two years (1877 &1878), bound together in a single volume, of this charming Swedish-language periodical for children. ["Bikupan" can be translated into English as "beehive"]. Issued roughly every two weeks -- 24 issues to the year, ty... View more info