Bergans Meis and Knapsack Original [. . . ] The Ideal Knapsack for Sportsmen, Scouts, Tourists and Soliders [product catalogue]

By: [Bergans]

Price: NZ$112.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


Small 3mm hole punched through upper corner. Some rubbing to margins of covers. Some foxing to covers.; [4], 56, [1 (colour illustation of Bergans cups)], [1 (blank)] pages. Grey textured covers with black lettering on front cover. Page dimensions: 230 x 151mm. Printed date "June 1934" on half-title page. Catalogue of Bergans knapsacks. Includes product endorsement from Roald Amundsen on page 7 - "I have on several occasions been using Bergans Meis and Knapsack, and it has always served me exceedingly well." Bergans was also used by Everest expeditions, Byrd's South Pole expeditions, and Ellsworth's Trans-antarctic expeditions (page 12.). Numerous illustrations. Contents: Knapsacks for gentlemen; Small knapsacks for gentlemen and ladies; Small knapsacks for ladies and boys; Bergans sheath knife. Colour illustration at rear of Bergans cups. Colour illustration preceding the title leaf. Other illustrations all in black and white. "Meis is the Norweigian word for Carrying Frame." - from title page. "Adopted by the Norwegian Army. Exported all over the World. More than a quarter of a Million in use." - from title page.

Title: Bergans Meis and Knapsack Original [. . . ] The Ideal Knapsack for Sportsmen, Scouts, Tourists and Soliders [product catalogue]

Author Name: [Bergans]

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Bergans: (1934)

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 22040