I. Pfeiffer - A visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North - 1852

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I. Pfeiffer - A visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North - 1852
Collected works, Illustrated, Topography, Travels - Quantity: 1

I have here a book entitled A VISIT TO ICELAND AND THE SCANDINAVIAN NORTH with NUMEROUS EXPLANATORY NOTES AND EIGHT TINTED ENGRAVINGS. TO WHICH ARE ADDED AN ESSAY ON ICELANDIC POETRY, FROM THE FRENCH OF M. BERGMANN; A TRANSLATION OF THE ICELANDIC POEM THE VOLUSPA AND A BRIEF SKETCH OF ICELANDIC HISTORY by MADAME IDA PFEIFFER. This FIRST EDITION was published in 1852 by INGRAM COOKE, London. With 8 tinted engraved plates, including the title vignette page- all are present and they include Stockholm, Copenhagen, and Christiana.

Bound in olive green linen boards which are embossed. Gilt title lettering to the spine. Front three pages are detached - no damage just detached from the text block. Light spotting to the margins on the plates and sporadic spotting to the odd page. It is tightly bound otherwise with no missing pages 354 pages, 20 cm x 14 cm.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Collected works, Illustrated, Topography, Travels
Author/ Illustrator
I. Pfeiffer
Book Title
A visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North
Condition
Fair
Publication year oldest item
1852
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Ingram Cooke, London
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
354
Dimensions
20×14 cm
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