Le Isole Del Pacifico, Tahiti. Biblioteca Illustrata dei Viaggi Intorno al Mondo, N. 39

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In Italian, not in English. 32 pages in pamphlet format. Complete, no missing pages. Issued October 1899 as issue no. 39 of The Illustrated Library of Voyages Around the World by Land and by Sea. 8.5 x 5.3 inches. Somewhat age-darkened beige wrappers, with charming period design in shades of green and beige to the front wrapper, and with black lettering to the front and back wrappers. No soiling to the wrappers though light foxing to the front wrapper. With a B&W map of Tahiti and several B&W drawings as well as several B&W photographs of native Tahitians in various costumes and poses. "Oceania" in pencil on the rear wrapper. Else a clean copy, inside and out. A Very Good copy, in exceptional condition for its age. Although aimed at arm-chair travelers rather than at academics, may be regarded as an important, if limited, ethnographic study and especially noteworthy for the documentary photographs.

Title: Le Isole Del Pacifico, Tahiti. Biblioteca Illustrata dei Viaggi Intorno al Mondo, N. 39

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Categories: Italian, Books in, Ephemera, South Pacific and Hawaii,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Milan, Italy, Societá Editrice Sonzogno: 1899

Binding: Pamphlet

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Magazine/Periodical

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 005708

Keywords: Tahiti