Frá myrkri til ljóss : æfisaga [From Darkness to Light-an autobiography]

Jóhannsdóttir, Ólafía 1863-1924

Date d'édition : 1925
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion
Vendeur Jim Anderson Books (Winnipeg, MB, Canada)

Vendeur AbeBooks depuis 26 mars 1998

Evaluation du vendeur Evaluation 5 étoiles

Quantité : 1

Disponible auprès d'autres vendeurs

Afficher tous les  exemplaires de ce livre
Acheter D'occasion
Prix: EUR 233,39 Autre devise
Livraison : EUR 9,71 De Canada vers Etats-Unis Destinations, frais et délais
Ajouter au panier

Modes de paiement
acceptés par le vendeur

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

A propos de cet article

Note: Considerable text on the author's trip to Canada and the U. S to promote temperance ideals. Author was a very prominent social activist in Iceland, a sort of Icelandic Florence Nightingale. Imprint: Akureyri : Arthur Gook (but pastedown on title page claims the author's sister, Sveinbjorg Johannsdottir, was the publisher], 1925. Note: The publisher(?), Arthur Gook, was a Pentacostal British individual who lived in Akureyri, Iceland - he translated the famous Icelandic Passion Hymns into English. The text of the book offered here was originally written in Norwegian, later translated by the author (up to p. 42) and after her death the remainder was translated by her sister, Sveinbjorg Johannsdottir. Descr. 142, [4] pages., [1] mbl./front portrait ; 23 cm. Some pages loose at spine, Light staining to margins of a few pages, wear at spine, else VG. Still a serviceable handsome book in illustrated wraps. The author, an activist Icelandic woman, and associated with the Good Templars, gives an account of her travels during which she promoted her temperance agenda throughout Icelandic settlements in Canada and the U. S., including Winnipeg, North Dakota, Minnesota, Chicago, etc. The author also visited her sister, Helga, who lived in Manitoba. Gen. note: [Afterward by the publisher/Eftirmáli] frá útgefandanum: pages [139]-140. Bibliogr. Nafnatal: s. 141-142 Per.Sub. Ólafía Jóhannsdóttir 1863-1924. Subject: Women/Konur; Sjálfsævisögu.; travel; religion. N° de réf. du libraire 34430

Poser une question au libraire

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : Frá myrkri til ljóss : æfisaga [From ...

Date d'édition : 1925

Description de la librairie

Internet/mail-order bookseller in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. In-store Visit by invitation.

Visitez la page d?accueil du vendeur

Conditions de vente :

We accept payments by cheque or international money order payable to Jim Anderson. Visa/Mastercard payments accepted through Abebooks secure server only. Shipping charges: Canada - Surface US$7.50, Air US$15.00; USA - Surface US$7.50,Air US$15.00; International - Surface US$12.00; Air$25.00. These rates are based on the cost for shipping an average hardcover novel. If the book you order is larger and heavier than this, we may contact you regarding an additional shipping cost to cover the actual ...

Pour plus d'information
Conditions de livraison :

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG (this is the size and weight of an average hardcover novel). If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Afficher le catalogue du vendeur