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Sweden and Norway

  • Frederick Martin
Part of the The Statesman’s Yearbook book series (SYBK)

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Oscar II., King of Sweden and Norway, born January 21, 1829, the third son of King Oscar I. and of Queen Josephine, daughter of Prince Eugene of Leuchtenberg. Succeeded to the throne at the death of his brother, King Carl XV., September 18, 1872. Married June 6, 1857, to

Sophia, Queen of Sweden and Norway, born July 9, 1836, daughter of the late Duke Wilhelm of Nassau. Offspring of the union are four sons; namely, Gustaf, heir-apparent, Duke of Wermland, born June 16, 1858; Oscar, Duke of Gotland, born Nov. 15, 1859; Carl, Duke of Westergötland, born Feb. 27, 1861; and Eugene, Duke of Nerike, born Aug. 1, 1865

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Statistical and other Books of Reference concerning Sweden and Norway.

1. Official Publications.

  1. Bidrag till Sveriges officiela Statistik : A. Befolknings-statistik. B. Rättsväsendet. C. Bergshandtering. D. Fabriker och manufakturer. F. Utrikes Landel och sjöfart. G. Fangvarden. H. Befallningshafvandes Femarsberättelser. J. Telegrafväsendet. K. Sundhets-kollegii berättelse. L. Statens jernvägstrafik. M. Postvorket. N. Jordbruk och Boskapsskotsel. O. Landtmäteriet. P. Folkundervisningen. Q. Skogsväsendet R. Valstatistik. S. Allmänna arbeten. T. Lots-och Fyrväsendet. 4. Stockholm, 1857–1875.Google Scholar
  2. Bidrag till Norges officiela Statistik : A. 1. Almueskolevæsenets Tilstand; 2. Skolevæsenets Tilstand; 3. Fattigstatistik. B. 1. Criminalstatistiske tabeller; 2. Tabeller vedkommende Stiftevæsenet; 3. Stemraerets-indtregts og Skatteforholdene. C. l.FoIkcniængdens Bevaegelse; 2. Tabeller vedkommende Handel og Skibsfart; 3. Beretning om Sundhetstilstanden og Medicinal-forholdene; 4. Offentlige Jernbaner; 5. Norges Fiskerier. D. 1. StatstelegrafsGoogle Scholar
  3. Statistik; 2. Brevpost Statistik. 4. Christiania, 1870–74.Google Scholar
  4. Sveriges och Xorges Stats-kalender for ar 1875. Utgifven efter kongl. maj. nadigste förordnande, af dess vetenskaps-akadenm. 8. Stockholm, 1875.Google Scholar
  5. Statistisk Tidskrift, utgifven af Kongl. Statistiska Centra-Btyrån. Stockholm, 1860–1875.Google Scholar
  6. Report by Mr. Audley Gosling, Secretary of Legation, on Agriculture and the Tenure of Land in Sweden, dated Stockholm, February 14, 1870; in ‘Reports from H. M.’s Representatives respecting the Tenuro of Land in the several Countries of Europe.’ Part II. Fol. London, 1870.Google Scholar
  7. Report by Mr. G. L. Gould, British Secretary of Legation, on the Finances of Sweden, dated Stockholm, November 16, 1874, in ‘Reports by H.M.’s Secretaries of Embassy and Legation.’ Part 1. 1875. 8. London, 1875.Google Scholar
  8. Report by Mr. G. L. Gould, British Secretary of Legation, on the shipping and the iron industry of Sweden, dated Stockholm, February 8, 1875; in ‘Reports by H. M.’s Secretaries of Embassy and Legation.’ Part II. 1875. 8. London, 1875.Google Scholar
  9. Report by Mr. Consul G. Perry, on the Commerce, Shipping, Industry, &c. of Sweden, dated Stockholm, December 31,1872; in ‘Reports from H.M.’s Consuls on the Manufactures, Commerce, &c., of their Consulate Districts.’ No. II. 1873. 8. London, 1873.Google Scholar
  10. Report by Mr. Consul Crowe, on the Commerce, &c., of Norway for the year 1872; dated Christiania, January 18, 1873; in ‘Reports from H.M.’s Consuls on the Manufactures, Commerce, &c., of their Consulate Districts.’ No. II. 1873. 8. London, 1873.Google Scholar
  11. Report by Consul-General Sir John Rice Crowe on the trade and commerce of Norway for the year 1873, dated Christiania, November 26, 1874; in ‘Reports from H.M.’s Consuls.’ Part. I. 1875. 8. London, 1875.Google Scholar
  12. Reports by Mr. Consul Perry on the Trado of Gotland; by Mr. Consul Engström on the Trado of Gottenberg; and by Mr. Consul Perry on the General Commerce of Sweden; dated December 1873 to March 1874; in ‘Reports from H.M.’s Consuls on the Manufactures, Commerce, &c, of their Consular Districts. Parts I to III. 1874. 8. London, 1874.Google Scholar
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2. Non-Official Publications.

  1. Agardh (C. A.) och Ijungberg (C. E.), Försök till en statsekonomisk Statistik öfver Sverige. Den statsekonomiska afdelningen af C. A. Agardh, den statistiska af C. E. Ljungberg. Stockholm, 1865.Google Scholar
  2. Bouden (Ror. John), Norway : its People, Products, and Institutions. 8. London, 1867.Google Scholar
  3. Broch (Dr. O. J.), Statistisk Arbog for Kong. Norge, 8. Christiania, 1874.Google Scholar
  4. Bull (N. R.), Norges Statskalender for Aaret 1875. 8. Christiania, 1875.Google Scholar
  5. Carlson (F. F.), Geschichte Schweden’s. 5 vols. 8. Gotha, 1875.Google Scholar
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  12. Sidenbladh (Dr. Elis), Schweden. Statistische Mittheilungen. 8. pp. 210. Stockholm, 1873.Google Scholar
  13. Tonsberg (Chr.). Norway : Handbook for Travellers. 12. London, 1875.Google Scholar

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