Legends of the South Seas
New York, U.S.A. Thomas Y Crowell Company. 1970, First Edition. Cloth with dust jacket, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. A lovely book of Myths and Legends of the South Pacific. 80 illustrations many from the period 1769-1876. A successor to the book Maori Myths and Tribal Legends. Folk tales from Tahiti, Samoa, Tonga, Hawaii, New Zealand and Easter Island. Folk tales from Tahiti, Samoa, Tonga, Hawaii, New Zealand and Easter Island. CONDITION Gold cloth (clean, bumped top rear cnr causing some damage to cloth)) map eps, pp xii 416. Quality production printed on cream paper stock with blue publishers staining at top edge. Very good condition with only small tear to DJ rear and label to half title. Cloth bound 8vo. d/w with plastic cover and illustration of Paul Gaugin painting. Overweight #Maori#. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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Book number: 5933
USD 35.00 [Appr.: EURO 31.25 | £UK 28 | JP¥ 3770]
Keywords: Folk Tales from Tahiti, Samoa, Tonga, Hawaii, New Zealand and Easter Island.