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Lot 3192
[SOUTH SEAS-POETRY & FICTION.]
Sold for US$ 125 inc. premium
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5 items:
1. MELVILLE, HERMAN. Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life.... New York & London: Wiley and Putnam/John Murray, 1847. xiv, 307, [1], [xv-]xxiii, [1] pp. Frontispiece map. 12mo. Original embossed cloth, gilt spine titles. Fourth printing.
2. FURER, CARL EDUARD. Hawaii = Nei Ein Bild aus der Inselwelt des Stilled Oceans in 6 Gesangen. Barmen: B. Langwiesche's Verlaghandlung, 1867. 75, [9] pp. Aprox Frontispiece portrait of Queen Emma, 5.5 x 7 inches. Original wrappers bound over cloth. Forbes 2745.
3. STUART, H. A. Ben Nebo; A Pilgrimage in the South Seas. In Three Cantos. San Francisco: Wade and Company, 1871. vii, [1], 65, [1] pp. Mounted frontispiece and 11 additional mounted plates. 8vo. Original green embossed covers, gilt title and vignette to upper cover, a.e.g.
4. BAILEY, EDWARD. Hawaii Nei. An Idyll of the Pacific Isles. Ann Arbor: Samuel C. Andrews, [1879]. 53, [1] pp. 8vo. Original brick illustrated cloth, gilt titles to upper cover and spine. Forbes 3252.
5. NEWELL, CHARLES MARTIN. Kalani of Oahu. An Historical Romance of Hawaii. Boston: Published by the Author, 1881. 415, [1], 11, [1] pp. Frontispiece, 8vo. Original illustrated boards, gilt titles to upper cover and spine. Forbes 3376. Inscribed presentation copy.
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