Charlotte Du Rietz Rare Books (ILAB): Oceania incl. Pacific
found: 4 books

 
AUBERT, MARY JOSEPH (SUZANNE):
New and Complete Manual of Maori Conversation: Containing Phrases and Dialogues on a Variety of Useful and Interesting Topics, Together with a few General Rules of Grammar; and a Comprehensive Vocabulary. Wellington, Lyon and Blair, 1885.
12mo. Pp. 197. Original cloth printed in red, faded. First edition. Mary Joseph Aubert (first known as Suzanne Aubert), born in France in 1835, devoted her life to missionary work and teaching. At the age of 25 she sailed to New Zealand and with the exception of a period spent in Rome she remained in New Zealand until the end of her life.
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Book number: 100613
€  180.00 [Appr.: US$ 212.23 | £UK 160.75 | JP¥ 23784]
Keywords: Oceania incl. Pacific, new zealand, maori, language, langue, vocabulary, manual, conversation

 BRASSEY, LADY ANNA (ANNIE):, Tahiti. A series of photographs taken by Colonel Stuart-Wortley. London, Sampson Low, 1882.
BRASSEY, LADY ANNA (ANNIE):
Tahiti. A series of photographs taken by Colonel Stuart-Wortley. London, Sampson Low, 1882.
Square 8vo. Pp. xii, 68. With 31 autotype illustrations, being beautiful photographs taken by Colonel Stuart-Wortley. Protected by tissue guards. Publisher's pictorial cloth, stamped in gilt, g.e., extremities somewhat rubbed. Old ownership signature on front endpaper. Occasionally minor spotting. Small tear neatly repaired to inner margin of pages 41/2. First edition of this charming book about Tahiti which resulted from Stuart-Wortley's visit to the island in 1880. The text is written by Annie Brassey who visited Tahiti in 1876. Robinson p.202. Theakstone p. 32-3.
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Book number: 120139
€  1050.00 [Appr.: US$ 1238.03 | £UK 937 | JP¥ 138741]
Keywords: Oceania incl. Pacific, tahiti, tahitian, pacific, travel, exploration, photograph, photo
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DILLBERG, GUSTAF:
Kanniballiv på Nya Zealand. Lund 1913.
Pp. 96. With many illustrations in the text. Original pictorial boards, cloth spine. A Swedish account about the Maori people in New Zealand.
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Book number: 43042
€  50.00 [Appr.: US$ 58.95 | £UK 44.75 | JP¥ 6607]
Keywords: Oceania incl. Pacific, new zealand, maori,, travel, exploration, aborigines

 
SPENCER, BALDWIN & GILLEN, F.J.:
Northern Tribes of Central Australia. London, Macmillan, 1904.
Pp. xxxvi, 784. With 2 folding coloured lithographic plates, one folding map and 315 black and white illustrations including 28 full page. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Stamp on title page. First edition of this important anthropological study of aborigines in Central Australia. Contains much information on the social organisation of tribes and their customs and ceremonies.
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Book number: 35125
€  600.00 [Appr.: US$ 707.45 | £UK 535.5 | JP¥ 79281]
Keywords: Oceania incl. Pacific, australia, aborigines

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