History of the Hawaiian or Sandwich Islands: Embracing Their Antiquities, Mythology, Legends, Discovery by Europeans in the Sixteenth Century, Re-Discovery by Cook, with Their CIVIL, Religious, and Political History, from the Earliest Traditionary Period to the Present Time
London: Edward Moxon, 1843. 1st British ed. Brown decorative cloth, stamped in gilt & blind. xvi, 377 p. Both hinges cracked, front hinge repaired, cover worn at extremities, with a short tear at top edge of front cover & a small snag at spine; else good to very good. This copy was presented to a student at the Portsea Diocesan School in 1862 & has the blind stamp of a Portsea bookseller. Also there is the label of Newbegins in San Francisco & the signature of Aurelia Henry Reinhardt (dated 1920) on the front free endpaper & her bookplate on the front paste-down .
Book number: 76900
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Keywords: Sandwich Islands