Polynesian Researches, during a residence of nearly six years in the South Sea Islands; including descriptions of the natural history and scenery of the islands-with remarks on the history, mythology, traditions, Government. [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

By: Ellis William

Price: £320.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Complete in 2 volumes. Books measure 9 1/4 x 6 inches. Collation, xvi, 536pp; viii, 576pp, with 8 engraved plates, 1 wood-engraved plate, 2 engraved maps (1 folding) & 15 wood-engraved text illustrations. Bound in cloth backed boards, with paper title labels. Both volumes have been repaired, retaining the original boards and paper title labels. Both binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, plates other than frontispieces bound at the end of volume 2, some browing or spotting to plates, heavy to a couple. Pages and plates in good condition. A nice set, in very attractive bindings.

Title: Polynesian Researches, during a residence of nearly six years in the South Sea Islands; including descriptions of the natural history and scenery of the islands-with remarks on the history, mythology, traditions, Government. [ Complete in 2 Volumes ]

Author Name: Ellis William

Categories: Antiquarian, Travel, Indonesia,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Fisher, Son, & Jackson: 1829

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo

Seller ID: 096737

Keywords: Polynesia. South Sea