Excerpt From The Land Of The Midnight Sun, Vol 1 Of 2 Summer And Winter Journeys Through Sweden, Norway, Lapland, And Northern Finland With Descriptions Of The Inner Life Of The People, Their Manners And Customs, The Primitive Antiquities, EtcI Have Adopted The Spelling Of Each Country When Referring To The Names Of Places And People, Etc But, As The Swedish And Norwegian Languages Are Very Similar, And Both Now In A State Of Transition, Gradually Conforming The Spelling To One Standard, No Confusion Will Result From This Plan.I Submit This Work To The Public, With The Hope That They May Share With Me In The Interest Attaching To The Scandi Navian People And Their Country.I Cannot Refrain, Before Sending These Volumes To Press, From Thanking My Old Friend And Publisher, Mr Murray, For The Kind And Liberal Manner In Which He Has Always Attended To My Interests In The Publication Of My Books Of Travels.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
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- The Land of the Midnight Sun, Vol. 1 of 2
- Paul Belloni du Chaillu
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