Travels in the North

By: Capek, Karel

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Book Condition: Good

The author "travelled north beyond the Arctic Circle because he wanted to see at last the lands of his boyish dreams, and of his life-long friends, Kierkegaard, Jacobsen, and the others, and also because the silvery and cool birch trees, the aconites, the moss, and the sparkling waters appeal to him strongly." Yellow cloth w/mauve foil spine lettering, 269 pages. Moderate wear to edges/corners, some foxing to edges/end papers, light tanning, in edgeworn dust jacket w/light chipping, edge tears, previous owner’s tape repairs to reverse, some foxing/soil. Jacket in protective mylar sleeve. (C/BT)

Title: Travels in the North

Author Name: Capek, Karel

Illustrator: The Author

Categories: Non-fiction,

Edition: 1st English-language edition

Publisher: New York, MacMillan of Canada / National Museum of Man: 1939

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 015006

Keywords: Karel Capek, Arctic Circle, north, travel, Oslo, Norway, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oresund, Stockholm, Sweden, Swedes, Bergenbauen, Bergen, Nidaros, Lofoten, Troms, fjords, Nordkapp, Narvik, NOISBN