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Stockholm in Stockholm County, Södermanland Province, Sweden — Northern Europe (Scandinavia)
 

Norstedts

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 11, 2017
1. Norstedts Marker
Inscription. Huvudbyggnaden mot vattnet uppfördes 1882-89 för P. A. Norstedt & Söner. Arkitekt var Magnus Isaeus. I anläggningen ingår ett bostadshus från 1772, ritat av Erik Palmstedt, samt en tryckeribyggnad från 1857 av J. F. Åbom. Firman grundades 1823 av köpman-nen och rådmannen P. A. Norstedt, främst som tryckeri. Snart utvecklades också förlagsverk-samheten och firman flyttade till Riddarholmen 1833. Tegelfasadens blå neonskylt fick Stockholms Stads skyltpris 2006.


The palatial building on the waterfront was erected in 1882-89 for the firm of P. A. Norstedt & Söner. The complex includes an apartment building from 1772 and a printing workshop from 1857. The firm of P. A. Norstedt moved to Riddarholmen in 1833 where it developed into one of Sweden's leading publishers.
 
Erected 2015 by Samfundet S:t Erik.
 
Location. 59° 19.555′ N, 18° 3.831′ E. Marker is in Stockholm, Södermanland Province, in Stockholm County. Marker is at the intersection of Arkivgatan and Tryckerigatan, on the right when traveling south on Arkivgatan. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockholm, Södermanland Province 111 28, Sweden.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kammarrättens hus / Administrative Court of Appeal
Norstedts Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 11, 2017
2. Norstedts Marker - Wide View
(about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Västra Gymnasiehuset / Western High School Building (about 180 meters away); Stallbron (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Storkyrkans Hus / Cathedral House (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Riksbron (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Oxenstiernska Palatset / Oxenstierna Palace (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Stuténska Huset / The Stuten Building (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Norrbro (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stockholm.
 
Regarding Norstedts. Riddarholmen is the name of the island on which Norstedts is located.
 
Also see . . .  Norstedts (Norstedts). "We are Sweden's oldest publishing house...Founded in Sweden. Based in central Stockholm since 1882....Norstedts is Sweden's oldest publishing house, founded in 1823. The publishing programme comprises both fiction and non-fiction. Children's books are published under the Rabén & Sjögren imprint. Our offices are located
Norstedts image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 11, 2017
3. Norstedts
in the beautiful Norstedts building, a Stockholm City landmark which was built in 1882–1889." (Submitted on August 12, 2017.) 
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 12, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 95 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 12, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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