Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology) - Collected and Translated from the Hawaiian

By: Westervelt, W. D.

Price: NZ$126.88

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


No signatures. Front free endpaper torn out, with narrow split to gutter at front hinge. A blank front fly leaf still present preceding the frontispiece. Some rubbing to cloth at corners of boards. ; x, 263, [4 (Press Notices)] pages + frontispiece + 11 plates + 3 colour plates. Grey coarse weave cloth boards with illustration in black and white on front board. White lettering on spine and front board. "Star Edition" printed in white at tail of spine. Page dimensions: 152 x 96mm (6" x 3 3/4"). The frontispiece, 11 plates, and text are all printed in blue ink. The 3 colour plates are all of fishes, and are printed on a smoother paper laid down on to the leaves. The first colour fish plate appears to be a printed by a lithographic process? The second and third colour fish plates are relief colour half-tone prints. The colour fish illustrations are facing pages 74,154, and 212.

Title: Legends of Gods and Ghosts (Hawaiian Mythology) - Collected and Translated from the Hawaiian

Author Name: Westervelt, W. D.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Boston, Geo. H. Ellis: 1915

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 19337