Visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North. Translated from the German of Madame Ida Pfeiffer. 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.
- Additional Title(s):
Reise nach dem skandinavischen Norden und der Insel Island im Jahre 1845. English.
- London, Ingram, Cooke, and Co., 1852.
- Physical Description:
- xv, , -354 p. incl. col. front., col. plates. col. plate. 20 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Friedman, J. Color printing in England, 1486-1870, 103
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC : Abbey, Travel, 161 (Abbey copy).
BAC : Plates printed by Edmund Evans.--Cf. Evans, Edmund. Reminiscenses. Edited by Ruari McLean. Oxford, 1967, p. 77.
BAC : "Printed by Levey, Robson, and Franklyn."
BAC : Added t.-p., illus.
- Subject Terms:
- Iceland -- Description and travel.Old Norse poetry -- History and criticism.Scandinavia -- Description and travel.
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Pfeiffer, Ida, 1797-1858, Visit to Iceland and the Scandinavian North, 1852