Narrative Of A Tour Through Hawaii or Owhyhee; with observations on the natural history of the Sandwich Islands, and remarks on the manners, customs, traditions, history, and language of their inhabitants. William ELLIS.

Narrative Of A Tour Through Hawaii or Owhyhee; with observations on the natural history of the Sandwich Islands, and remarks on the manners, customs, traditions, history, and language of their inhabitants.

London: H Fisher, Son, and P Jackson, 1828. Fourth Edition. Octavo. Bound in calf, with extensive gilt and blind panelling to boards, and decorative gilt to spine with red label and gilt titles. Includes frontispiece portrait of Ellis, two maps and eight plates, and bookplate. Maps in fine condition, bright and with no signs of wear. Plates show minor foxing, otherwise text is clean and sharp. Spine slightly faded and hinges rubbed, back board has sustained some damage, including some gouging. Includes armourial bookplate, "Edward Fry". Scarce and desirable travelogue of 'Owhyhee'. Item #42731

Price: £450.00

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