Hawaiki: The Whence of the Maori; with a Sketch of Polynesian History; Being an Introduction to the Native History of Rarotonga

By: Smith, S. Percy

Price: NZ$277.50

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Fading to wrappers. Moderate rubbing and some small marks and foxing to wrappers. Small 1/2" chip to corner of front wrapper. Paper spine worn with losses at head. Paper spine torn along most of rear joint. Small 1/2" tears to margins of rear wrapper. 1/2" crease to upper corner of first two leaves. Occasional pencil marginalia.; [ii], 128 pages + 10 plates + 1 folding genealogical table + corrigenda leaf. Original printed pink paper wrappers. Page dimensions: 242 x 153mm. Uncommon in this first edition. This same title was also published later in Volumes 7 and 8 of the Journal of the Polynesian Society (1898-1899). "Consideration of the Origin and Migrations of the Polynesians" - Bagnall. [Reference: Bagnall S1056]; 8vo

Title: Hawaiki: The Whence of the Maori; with a Sketch of Polynesian History; Being an Introduction to the Native History of Rarotonga

Author Name: Smith, S. Percy

Categories: Category Available, test2,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, Whitcombe & Tombs: 1898

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 13462