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Against Heavy Odds; A Tale of Norse Heroism, Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth
1 Against Heavy Odds; A Tale of Norse Heroism
Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth

Charles Scribner's Sons 1890, First Edition. Good+; Hardcover; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 177 pages, bound in red cloth with black stamped design; gilt titling; dark green endpapers. Frontispiece, plus seven black & white plates. Gilt bright and intact; some soiling on edges and back of cover. Spine darkened. Front hinge tender. Moderate wear & shallow fraying at spine ends, corner tips. BAL 1273, only 2300 copies printed in first edition. Packaged with care and shipped in a box. 27554 
Price: 31.50 USD
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Stories from the Norseland, Edmison, John P
2 Stories from the Norseland
Edmison, John P

The Penn Pub. Co 1909, First Edition. Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hardcover; Small 8vo 7" - 8" tall; Same date title & copyright pages. 373 pages, bound in gray-blue cloth; white lettering; black, white & rust design; floral patterned endpapers. Frontispiece, tissue guard, plus 6 additional b & w plates. 27 Norse tales, including How the World Began, How Thor Got His Hammer Back, Thor Outwits the Dwarf Algis, The Origin of Poetry, How Skadi Chose Her Husband, Frey and Gevd, How the Fevris Wolf Was Tied, Ragnarok --The End of It All, and many more. Firm binding, clean, bright cover; moderate rubbing at ends of spine. Previous owner's name written on front endpaper; free endpaper torn in several places (neatly mended on the verso). Text & illustrations clean, bright. Packaged with care and shipped in a box.; Packaged with care. 24175 
Price: 27.00 USD
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