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Scandinavia, a long peninsula in the north of Europe, lying on the Arctic Ocean, the Norwegian Sea, trie Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Bothnia. Geographically it includes Norway and Sweden, historically Denmark and Iceland, while its literature includes the literary work of the Swedish race in Finland even.

References:

The New Student's Reference Work (1914) pg. 1687

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Images

Image Name
Nichon's Hermitage
A Little Farm on the Riverside at Gjora
Snow-capped Mountain at Sundalsoren
Theory of the Geysers
Icelandic Costume
Summit of Heklaas seen from Naifurholt
The Retreat of Gustavas Vasa
River at Haukeli
Haga
Title Page
A Russian Nurse
Front Cover
A Norwegian Girl
The Bernese Alps from the North and South
Eyafialla Iokul, Mount Hekla and the River Elvas from the Westward
White Cap worn in the Bergen District
Great Jet of Steam on the Sulphur Mountains
Gustavas Vasa
Map of the Southwest Coast of Iceland
Trondhjem - Old Boats
Boiling Springs in the River Reikiadalsaa
The Falls of Inthatta
A Fair Maiden of North Bergen
The Palace of St. Issac
Front Cover
Moldoen [II]
Making the Dinner - a Cottage Interior at Saelbo
Qvenanger Tinderne
Rafte Sund Lofodden
Glacier of Bondhuus
Copenhagen
River at Gjora
Valley of la Berarde Dauphine
Hardanger Headdress
Havnefiord
Front Cover
A Dalecarlian Female Peasant
Upsala
The Monastery of Voskresensky
On the Fjord, Sundalsoren
The Houses of Parliament (Storthing), Christiania
A Sweedish Village Church
Title Page
Back Cover
Bird's-eye View of Christiania
A Boy of Saetersdalen
Title Page
The Inside of a Russian Post-House
The Tungu River and Alternating Geyser
Old Warehouse and Boats, Molde
Vaarstige Dovre-Field
Sundalsfjord
Title Page
Bergen Boats and Warehouses
Front Cover
Title Page
Krisuvik and the Sulphur Mountains
Front Cover
Russian Boors in Their Winter Sledge
Roomby Munthe at Holmencollen
A Peasant of Finland in His Winter Dress
A Russian Peasant in Her Summer Dress
A Hackney Sledge
A Russian Trademan's Wife in Her Gala Dress
Espelandsfos, Hardanger
Mountains and River at Gjora
Skiers drinking Goosewine
Mountains near Folden Fiord
An Officer of the Imperial Foot-Guards
A Little Saetersdalen Peasant Girl
A Russian Tradesman
An Icelandic Lady in Her Bridal Dress
Mountains and Fjord facing Molde
A View of Moscow
Front Cover
Vaefos, Hildal, Hardanger
Woman Spinning, Sundalsoren
Map of Iceland
Ski Sports—the Great Holmencollen Day outside Christiania
View of the Monasteries of Devitchy
A Typical Norwegian Maiden
Making Native Tapestry
View of the Geyser When Empty, Immediately After an Eruption
Snaefell Jokul
Icelandic House Diagram
Girls on Overturned Sledge, Holmencollen
Plan and Section of the Basin of the Great Geyser
Romsdals Horn
Kjendalsbrae
Henrik Ibsen
Narva
A Russian Peasant in His Summer Dress
Nygaard Glacer, Justedal
Map of Norway
Country Girl, Bergen District
The Midnight Sun

Maps

Map Name
Norway and its Glaciers - Map of Norway (1853)
Travels in the Island of Iceland - Map of Iceland (1811)
Travels in the Island of Iceland - Map of the Southwest Coast of Iceland (1811)
The Natural History of Norway - An Accurate Map of the Kingdom of Norway (1755)

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