Title: Sons of the Vikings. An Orkney story.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, ...
Title: Sons of the Vikings. An Orkney story.Publisher: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over 150 million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Its collections include around 14 million books, along with substantial additional collections of manuscripts and historical items dating back as far as 300 BC.The FICTION & PROSE LITERATURE collection includes books from the British Library digitised by Microsoft. The collection provides readers with a perspective of the world from some of the 18th and 19th century's most talented writers. Written for a range of audiences, these works are a treasure for any curious reader looking to see the world through the eyes of ages past. Beyond the main body of works the collection also includes song-books, comedy, and works of satire. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++ British Library Gunn, John; 1894 . 237 p.; 8 . 012630.e.11.
Very Good. No Jacket. Vg Blue cloth hard cover with decorative design to cover and Gilt design to spine and no dj. presentation bookplate on inside of cover dated 1921. Some corner wear and few smudges to ffep. One color plate of 8 is missing. 237pp vg/--
A near fine blue hardcover with embossed cover and gilt decoration and lettering. Cover: Tallship. Foxing on first 2 pages. Illustrated with black and white glossy plates. 1st edition 1894, prize book dated 1896.
Very Good. Tight binding. No chips, tears, creases on pages. Previous owner's name/location on front free endpaper. Brown coverboards with gilt embossed lettering. Some wear to boards' edges and a small red spot on front. Decorative endpapers. Black and white frontis with tissue guard. Some spotting and dampstains on pages. Two pages of ads for other publications at rear of book. Size: 12mo (7" to 7.5"). 237 pp.
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