Title Danmarks Oldtid. (Danish Prehistory)
Binding Brown leather spine and corners.
Book Condition Yellow patterned boards. Gold gilt lettering and pictorial on spine. Good, very light rubbing to head and foot of spine .
Size Large quarto
Publisher Gyldendal 1957, 1958, 1960.
Seller ID 2525
3 vols.407 316, 459 pp Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, a few in color. Volume 1) Stenaldren (Stone Age) 2) Bronzeaderen (Bronze Age) 3)Jernalderen. (Iron Age) missing one of the volumes a small portfolio. "Alongside his work as head of the antiquities department of the National Museum Bronsted. focused on the study of Danish history and presented his findings in Danish Prehistory comprising three volumes Stone Age, 1938 ( revised 1957), Bronze Age, 1939 (revised 1958) and Iron Age, 1940 (revised 1960). This work would replace Sophus Müller's fundamental work in 1897 on the same subject, "Our Prehistoric",and is valuable as an introduction for the general reader and as a handbook because it is an easily legible, very neat and stylish examination of prehistoric Denmark." Danish Biographical Dictionary. PV Glob