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Collected Works of Svend Fleuron

By Svend Fleuron

1919-1924- Copenhagen- Gyldendalske Boghandel

7.5" by 5; 206, [2]; 220 [2]; 210 [2]; 214; 215, 102; 186 [2]; 151; 172, [4]pp

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

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A collection of eight works by Danish writer Svend Fleuron.

Eight works in nine volumes.

With decorative end pieces to Af En Vikings Saga.

Works are:

Haren Den Graa (1918)
Det Rode Kobbel (
 1918)
Det Tuder Om Natten (1919)
Ib Fidelius A Deltand
Kalv Og Dyrehaven (1920) (Two Volumes)
Killingerne (1920)
Svanerne Fra Hjortvad (1923)
Af En Vikings Saga (1924)

Svend Flueron was a Danish author, known for his works focusing on animal stories, featuring animals living wild in the countryside. His early works focused on the broader aspects of country life, and met with little success, however his skill flourished when he began to feature the animals as the central characters of his novels. He was a prolific writer, and his novels were translated widely into Swedish and German.

With the bookplate of Jens Christian Hostrup II, a doctor, screenplay writer and actor who was an active figure in the Danish resistance, and friend to American science fiction writer Paol Anderson.

CONDITION

Uniformly bound in half morocco bindings with gilt detailings to the spines. Externally, very smart with some light rubbing to the extremities particularly to the head and tail of the spine. Bookplate of Jens Christian Hostrup to front pastedown of each volume. Internally, firmly bound. Pages bright and generally clean with some light age toning in places. Ink signature to front blank of each volume. Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED


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