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Pearls Of The Pacific: being sketches of missionary life and work in Samoa and other islands in the south seas

by Barradale V.A

Condition: Good/No Jacket

London: Simpkin Marshall, 1907. 2 maps and 91 illustrations; Hardback: olive green cloth, elaborately decorated top board incorporating designs of palm trees and a ship, printed presentation leaf as front free end-paper; Some wear to covers, especially corners and head of spine, foxing to end-papers, front hinge tender, previous owner's stamp to front free end-paper, a g+ copy of a scarce book.. First Edition. Decorative Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
  • Bookseller: Bookfare GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1640
  • Title: Pearls Of The Pacific: being sketches of missionary life and work in Samoa and other islands in the south seas
  • Author: Barradale V.A
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Simpkin Marshall
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1907
  • Keywords: Samoa Pacific South Sea Islands Missionaries
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall


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