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Easter Island: Island of Enigmas
Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1971. 150 pages. ISBN: 281AIB1047079.
First edition (first printing). A very good copy in a dust jacket with a few snags and tears to the edges.Book ID: 259438More details Price: $15.00
All You Want to Know About New-Caledonia
Nouméa: Imprimeries Réunies, 1942. 31 pages. An informational pamphlet about the Pacific island of New Caledonia, a French territory that became an important American based during the Second World War, when this was published. There were at least two editions, one 24 pages published in Sydney, Australia, and this, scarcer, 31-page edition published on the island. ISBN: 281AIB1044505.
Corner dampstained (just visible); else very good in wrappers (pamphlet).Book ID: 228438More details Price: $15.00
Proverbial Expressions of the Samoans
Wellington, NZ: 1953. 139 pages. First published in several issues of the Journal of the Polynesian Society. Translated into English by Brother Herman. The first edition of a book that has been reprinted a number of times. ISBN: 281AIB1036983.
First edition (first printing). Very good in wrappers (paperback). Bookplate of Victor de Guinzbourg; glue showing through the front cover.Book ID: 181498More details Price: $31.25
Discoverers of the Cook Islands and the Names They Gave [Cover title] (Cook Islands Library and Museum / Bulletin I)
Rarotonga, Cook Islands: Cook Islands Library and Museum Society, 1973. 76 pages. 7-3/4 by 10-1/4 inches. Printed in typescript with black-and-white illustrations. ISBN: B0007AVTYO.
Presumed first edition (first printing). Very good in blue illustrated stapled wrappers (paperback). Spotting and toning to edges. Scarce in the 1973 printing.Book ID: 178807More details Price: $37.50
Images and Islands: A Source Book of Solomon Islands Art for Teachers in the Southwest Pacific
Suva, Fiji: United Nations Special Fund Project, (n.d. but circa 1974). 167 pages. 8-1/8 by 10-1/4 inches. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white. Later revised and published with the title Grassroots Art of the Solomons: Images and Islands. ISBN: 281AIB1036847.
First edition (first printing). Very good in wrappers (paperback). Former owner's blind stamp and a short gift inscription on title page dated 1974, otherwise clean inside. No highlighting or underlining.Book ID: 179785More details Price: $43.75