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Study of the Fe'I Banana and its Distribution with Reference to Polynesian Migrations

by MacDaniels, L. H.

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Published
1947
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.
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Honolulu: Bernice P. Bishop Museum. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1947. Hardcover. Museum Bulletin 190. Burgundy reinforced cloth binding housing original brown printed wraps. Illustrations, black and white photos, literature cited, index. Botanical study of varieties and forms of the fei’i banana, concluding that the plant originated in the Solomon Islands and spread… Read more
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Where Strange Paths Go Down

by Duncan-Kemp, A. M.

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Published
1964
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket shelfworn.
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Second Edition
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$40.00

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Brisbane, Australia: W. R. Smith & Paterson Pty Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket shelfworn.. 1964. Second Edition. Hardcover. Brick illustrated cloth. Illustrations, color and black and white photos, map. xxxi, 299pp. The author relates her life on a cattle ranch in the Channel Country of southwest Queensland, Australia. Includes many portraits… Read more
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Their Shining Eldorado: A Journey through Australia

by Huxley, Elspeth

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Published
1967
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Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, corners bumped, jacket price-clipped and tattered.
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First Edition
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NY: William Morrow and Company. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards worn, corners bumped, jacket . price-clipped and tattered.. 1967. First Edition. Hardcover. Library of Congress number 67-16372. Australian map on endpapers. Yellow boards with red cloth spine. The author of The Flame Trees of Thika relates her four months of travel around the Australian continent. Index, … Read more
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King Cane: The Story of Sugar in Hawaii

by Vandercook, John W.

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Published
1939
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners bumped, pages toned, some offsetting to pages surrounding plates.
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First Edition
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$50.00

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New York and London: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners bumped, pages toned, some offsetting to pages surrounding plates.. 1939. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 192pp, index. Halfbound green cloth with green sugar cane-patterned paper sides. Map endpapers and many illustrations and photos. Laid in is TLS on Congressional stationery of Samuel Wilder… Read more
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Grove Farm Plantation: The Biography of a Hawaiian Sugar Plantation

by Krauss, Bob; Alexander, William P.

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Published
1965
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Good in Good dust jacket; Boards and edges foxed, jacket sunned and tattered.
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First Edition
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9780870151408
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$20.00

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Palo Alto, CA: Pacific Books. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards and edges foxed, jacket sunned and . tattered.. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. 0870151401 . xvi, 400pp. Map endpapers. Green cloth binding. Photos, illustrations.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Voices of Wisdom: Hawaiian Elders Speak

by Harden, M. J.

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Published
1999
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Good; Some underlining and marginalia.
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Third Printing
ISBN
9780944134016
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Kula, HI: Aka Press. Good; Some underlining and marginalia.. 1999. Third Printing. Softcover. 0944134017 . Photos by Steve Brinkman of the 24 Hawaiian elders interviewed in this collection. Glossary. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 240 pages .
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Hawaii's People

by Lind, Andrew W.

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Published
1955
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, sunned, and torn. Gift inscription on verso of front free endpaper.
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First Edition
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$20.00

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Honolulu: University of Hawai`i Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, sunned, and torn. Gift . inscription on verso of front free endpaper.. 1955. First Edition. Hardcover. xii, 116pp. Photo endpapers. Green cloth binding. "With technical assistance by Robert Schmitt".; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Born in Paradise

by Von Tempski, Armine

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Published
1940
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, bookstore label on rear pastedown endpaper, jacket foxed and
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First Edition; Thirteenth Printing
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$30.00

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NY: Duell, Sloan & Pearce. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Owner name on front free endpaper, . bookstore label on rear pastedown endpaper, jacket foxed and shelfworn.. 1940. First Edition; Thirteenth Printing. Hardcover. x, 342pp. Author photo on rear jacket panel. The author relates her childhood on the 60,000-acre Halekala ranch on the Hawai'ian island of Maui.… Read more
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Faery Lands of the South Seas

by Hall, James Norman; Nordhoff, Charles Bernard

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Published
1921
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, bookseller's ticket on front free endpaper.
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First Edition
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NY: Harper and Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, bookseller's ticket on front free endpaper.. 1921. First Edition. Hardcover. Green decorative cloth binding by Decorative Designers. The authors of Mutiny on the Bounty offer a look at the Pacific Islands in the Paumotu, Society and Hervey groups. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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Mana Wahine Maori: Selected Writings on Maori Women's Art, Culture and Politics

by Awekotuku, Ngahuia

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Published
1991
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Very Good; Covers mildly soiled and rubbed.
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First Printing
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9780908652631
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Auckland, NZ: New Women's Press Ltd. Very Good; Covers mildly soiled and rubbed.. 1991. First Printing. Softcover. 9780908652631 . Acknowledgements, black and white photos, notes, and glossary. Autobiographical essays on the dance traditions of Maori women and the role of Maori women in traditional society, tourism, and activism. ; 174 pages .
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Rascals in Paradise

by Michener, James A. ; Day, A. Grove

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Published
1957
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.
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First Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780394442204
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NY: Random House. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered.. 1957. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 0394442202 . Tan cloth with purple topstain. Map endpapers. Authors' photo on rear jacket panel. True tales of high adventure in the South Pacific. Index. ; 374 pages .
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Yankees in Paradise: The New England Impact on Hawaii

by Smith, Bradford

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1958
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed. Jacket rubbed with closed tears and foxing to the reverse.
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First Printing
ISBN
9789997555380
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$13.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed. Jacket rubbed with closed tears and foxing to the reverse.. 1958. First Printing. Hardcover. 9789997555380 . Blue cloth. Map, appendices, bibliography, notes, and index. A period examination of the impact of American missionaries in the Pacific. ; 376 pages .
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Tahiti: Romance and Reality

by Siers, James

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Published
1982
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Rear hinge weak.
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First Printing
ISBN
9780312782818
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$25.00

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Wellington, New Zealand: Millwood Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Rear hinge weak.. 1982. First Printing. Hardcover. 0312782810 . Blue cloth. Color photographs, black and white illustrations, map. A study of the contrast between the idyllic ideas visitors bring to the island and the day to day challenges faced by Tahitis multi-racial, multi-cultural society. ;… Read more
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Australia

by Haskell, Arnold

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Published
1941
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, bookstore label on front pastedown.
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London: William Collins of London. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, bookstore label on front . pastedown.. 1941. Hardcover. Decorative paper-covered boards. Many color illustrations and black and white photos. A profile of Australia published during World War II. ; British Commonwealth in Pictures; 48 pages .
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Sanford Ballard Dole and His Hawaii

by Damon, Ethel M.

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Published
1957
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and chipped.
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Palo Alto, CA: Pacific Books for the Hawaiian Historical Society. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and chipped.. 1957. Hardcover. Includes section analyzing Justice Dole's legal opinions by Samuel B. Kemp. Green cloth binding. ix, 394 pp. Index, photos, illustrations. Biography of the Hawaii born lawyer who served as Justice of the Supreme Court of… Read more
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And We, the People: Ten Years with the Primitive Tribes of New Guinea

by O'Neill, Tim

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Published
1961
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name and date on half title page, jacket rubbed and foxed.
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First American Edition; First Printing
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$10.00

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NY: P. J. Kenedy & Sons. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Owner name and date on half title . page, jacket rubbed and foxed.. 1961. First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. xiii, 248 pages. Endpaper map, black and white photos, and appendix. An anthropological study of the Mengen tribe of New Guinea shortly after… Read more
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Burton Holmes Travelogues, Volume Eleven: The Hawaiian Islands, the Edge of China, Manila

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Published
1917
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Page tops dulled.
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Chicago: The Travelogue Bureau. Very Good with no dust jacket; Page tops dulled.. 1917. Hardcover. Black leather binding with titles stamped in gilt on spine. All edges gilt. Index. Profusely illustrated with the authors photographs. An opinionated travelogue through the Hawaiian territory, The Edge of China (Hong Kong, Macao, Canton) , and Manila. ; 342 pages .
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Australia's Alps

by Mitchell, Elyne

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1946
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, corners rounded.
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First Printing
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Sydney, Australia: Angus & Robertson Publishers. Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, corners rounded.. 1946. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Endpaper map, black and white photos, maps, and illustrations. xii, 185 pp. A history and tour of Mount Kosciuszko and the surrounding districts concentrating on the region’s history, climbing, and skiing. Krawczyk 628. Neate… Read more
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My Australia

by Eldershaw, M. Barnard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1939
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Good in Good dust jacket; Foxing to boards, endpapers, and pages, cloth bubbled, gift inscription. Jacket toned, foxed, chipped
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First Printing
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$20.00

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London: Jarrolds Publishers. Good in Good dust jacket; Foxing to boards, endpapers, and pages, cloth . bubbled, gift inscription. Jacket toned, foxed, chipped with bookseller . label covering lower quarter of jacket spine.. 1939. First Printing. Hardcover. Green cloth. 314 pages + 16 pages ads. Black and white photos and bibliography. A very interesting and well illustrated period piece… Read more
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Picturesque New Zealand

by Gooding, Paul

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1913
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, owner name on front flyleaf.
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$30.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, owner name on front flyleaf.. 1913. Hardcover. Green patterned cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards and spine. Top edges gilt. Map endpapers. xv, 332 pp. Many photograph reproductions. A “panoramic view” of this “far-flung outpost of the British Empire”, including discussion of the… Read more
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