Extracts from Natural History of Norway (1755)

  • Per Pippin Aspaas UiT The Arctic University of Norway


The file is a facsimile of extracts from the first English edition of Pontoppidan's Norges Naturlige Historie (Natural History of Norway, 1755), covering the description of the aurora borealis in this work. For a detailed summary of contents, see the introduction by Per Pippin Aspaas, pp. 16-20.