Ómar: nokkur ljóðmæli af ýmsum efnum og frá ýmsum tímum [Some Poetry on Various Subjects in Various times] BOUND TOGETHER WITH Ameríka : tímarit um Vesturheim og Vesturferðir [Some Poetry on Various Subjects in Various Times] [PLUS SECOND BOOK BOUND IN]

Hnfjr, Jhannes H. 1884

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PULISHER: Winnipeg : Viking Press, 1938. DESCRIPTION: 147 pages., [1] plate (portrait). ; 21 cm Very Good in fancy imitation leather and striped paper-over-boards hardcover AND bound with a second work, namely Ameríka : tímarit um Vesturheim og vesturferðir (Imprint Akureyri : Páll Magnússon, 1977 Gen. note Ljósprentað 1977 Subject: Tímarit). 80 pages in total for Amerika. 19 cm. Reprint of five volumes of the journal/serial 'Amerika', each with separate title page and table of contents. Amerika, a serial in pamphlet format, was published in 1873-4 in Akureyri, and was likely written by immigration agents trying to lure Icelanders to 'America' - i.e., the USA and Canada. Aimed at Icelandic-Canadian settlers. Contents of the second part of this omnibus work are comprised of these serials. They provide geographical information on North America (mostly Canada) and embellished accounts of living conditions there. (These pamphlets were later republished in 1977 in Akureyri). In Fine condition. Subject of first volume: Poetry/Ljóð; Icelandic[-Canadian] literature/Íslenskar bókmenntir; Vestur-Isleningar. Both items are Canadiana. The author of the first work was born in 1884 in Iceland and came to Canada in 1900 (source: Kirkconnell, Canadian Overtones). Referenced in Hjartar, p. 27. Peel (3rd Ed.) #6200. Bookseller Inventory # 29696

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