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Books Books 1 - 5 of 5 on January night, a hundred years ago, there was a great merriment in the house of a....
" January night, a hundred years ago, there was a great merriment in the house of a farmer who had fixed his abode within the arctic circle, in Nordland, not far from the foot of Sulitelma, the highest mountain in Norway. This dwelling, with its few fields... "
Feats on the Fiord: A Tale - Page 6
by Harriet Martineau - 1841 - 375 pages
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The Living Age, Volume 19

1848
...arctic climate, through every season of the year. On a January night, a hundred years ago, there was a great merriment in the house of a farmer who had fixed...they were sheltered from the coldest winds, and the summer's sunshine was reflected from the rocks, so as to make this little farm much more productive...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 19

1848
...who had fixed his abode within the arctic circle, in Nordland, not far from the foot of Sulilelma, the highest mountain in Norway. This dwelling, with...they were sheltered from the coldest winds, and the summer's sunshine was reflected from the rocks, so as to make this little farm much more productive...
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Feats on the Fiord

1865
...from Saltdalen, and two miles from the junction of the Salten's Elv (river) with the fiord. It was bat little that Erlingsen's fields would produce, though...and oats ; and there was a strip of pasture, and a gtrden in which might be seen turnips, radishes, potatoes, lettuce and herbs, and even some fruits,...
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A First[-fifth] Reader, Book 5

Jenny H. Stickney - Readers - 1892
...Norway. This dwelling, with its few fields about it, was in a recess between the rocks, on the shore of the fiord. It was but little that Erlingsen's fields...reflected from the rocks so as to make this little farm more productive than any which were in a more exposed situation. 2. A patch of rye was grown, and some...
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The playfellow: containing The Crofton boys; Feats on the fiord; The ...

Harriet Martineau - 1905 - 660 pages
...Saltdalen, and two miles from the junction of the Salten's Elv (river) with the fiord. It was but 178 little that Erlingsen's fields would produce, though...than any near which were in a more exposed situation. ERLINGSEN'S HOME. goats. In summer, the cattle and flock were driven up the mountain, to feed on the...
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