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Travel Literature: Scandinavia
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Cover of The Icicle and the Sun: Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark
by William Sansom, 1958

Please note that items in bold are described in the Library's online catalog and you will need to review the catalog to obtain the call number of each item. Other items are described in guides in Special Collections and Archives.


Manuscript and Archival
II. Books and Published Materials
  • Northern travel: summer and winter pictures of Sweden, Denmark, and Lapland, Bayard Taylor, 1858
  • Egypt and Iceland in the year 1874, Bayard Taylor, 1883
  • Norway , Sigvart Sörensen, 1899
  • The British Isles and the Baltic states; England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, the Irish Free State, Germany, Poland, Latvia, Russia, Esthonia, and Finland, Frank G. Carpenter, 1926
  • A Scandinavian summer: Impressions of five months in Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Norway, and Iceland, Harry A. Franck, ca. 1930
  • Scandinavia Beckons, Amy Oakley, 1938
  • Travels in the north: exemplified by the author's own drawings, Karel Capek, translated by M & R. Weatherall, 1940
  • Flight to Everywhere: A Picture Journey over 32,000 miles of Air Transport Command Routes through jungle, desert and arctic, Ivan Dmitri, 1944
  • Baptist work in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden, 1947
  • The Icicle and the Sun: Finland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, William Sansom, 1958
  • Norge i nord = Norway's north country = La Norvege die nord, tekst, Kare Kleivan; English translation by Richard W. Badger, traduction francaise par Harold Bragstad; foto, H.A. Amundson [et al.], ca. 1960s
  • The Viking circle: Denmark, Greenland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Colin Simpson, 1968
  • Northern Arcadia: Foreign Travelers in Scandinavia, 1765-1815, H. Arnold Barton, 1998
  • Northbound: Travels, Encounters, and Constructions 1700-1830, ed. Karen Klitgaard Povlsen, 2007
III. Reference and Other Materials
  • Ohthere's voyages: a late 9th-century account of voyages along the coasts of Norway and Denmark and its cultural context, edited by Janet Bately & Anton Englert, 2007, General Collection
  • Letters written during a short residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, Mary Wollstonecraft, Microform
  • The works of Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-1797), edited by Janet Todd & Marilyn Butler ; assistant editor Emma Rees-Mogg, 1989, General Collection
  • Norwegian fjords, by A. Heaton Cooper, 1914(?), General Collection
  • Finland and its people, Robert Medill McBride, 1925, General Collection
  • Sweden, model for a world, Hudson Strode, 1949, General Collection
  • Denmark is a lovely land, Hudson Strode, 1951, General Collection
  • Scandinavia: Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Iceland, Doré Ogrizek, translated by Paddy O'Hanlon and H. Iredale Nelson, 1952, General Collection
  • Land under the Pole Star; a voyage to the Norse settlements of Greenland and the saga of the people that vanished, Helge Ingstad, translated from the Norwegian by Naomi Walford, 1966, General Collection
  • Scandinavia, Brian Fullerton and Alan F. Williams, 1972, General Collection
  • When you travel in Iceland you see a lot of water: ein Reisebuch = A travel book, Roman Signer, Tumi Magnússon; herausgegeben von/edited by Barbara Signer & Michael Bodenmann, 2010, General Collection
  • Dictionary of Scandinavian history, edited by Byron J. Nordstrom, 1986, Reference Collection
  • Medieval Scandinavia : an encyclopedia, Phillip Pulsiano, editor; Kirsten Wolf, co-editor; Paul Acker, associate editor, Donald K. Fry, associate editor; advisers, Knut Helle ... [et al.], 1993, Reference Collection
  • Portrait of the regions, 1993, Reference Collection
  • Scandinavia profiled : essential facts on society, business, and politics in Scandinavia, edited by Barry Turner, 2000, Reference Collection
  • Countries and their cultures, Melvin Ember and Carol R. Ember, editors, 2001, Reference Collection
IV. Online Resources at Furman
V. Web Sites