65316
ACOSTA, Jose Juan Suarez, LORENZO, Felix Rodriguez & PADRON, Carmelo L. Quintero
CONQUISTA Y COLONIZACION

Santa Cruz de Tenerife. 1988. Centro de la Cultura Popular Canaria. 1st Ed. No. 2 in the Historia Popular de Canarias series. 112 PP, (3 index), (2 authors) with 2 b/w plates and b/w illustrations (graph, maps & plans). Pictorial soft cover. Spanish text. Very good. 21 x 15. 8440412517
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$20

44117
ALLEN, Percy S.
STEWART'S HAND BOOK OF THE PACIFIC ISLANDS - A Reliable Guide to all the inhabited Islands of the Pacific Ocean

Sydney. 1921. McCarron, Stewart & Co. Ltd. 1st edition in the yearly format (original of 1907, with 8 subsequent revised editions). XLII, 536, XLIII-XLIV PP with advertising material, plus 1 large folded map of the Pacific Ocean at rear of book. Pictorial soft cover. Covers rubbed, spine worn and with creases. First leaf chipped at top, slight ageing of paper around edges. Still a very good copy of a scarce item. 21.5 x 13.5.
Guide for Traders, Tourists and Settlers with a bibliography of Island Works.
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$140

57281
ANGLEVIEL, Frédéric, DUGAST, Stephane, HUETZ DE LEMPS, Christian ...
ILES FUNESTES, ILES BIENHEUREUSES (in Chemins d'étoiles)

Paris. 2004. Transboréal. Issue No. 12, August 2004. 269, (3) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 25 x 17.5. 2913955264
Clipperton, by Stéphane Dugast. Kerguelen, by Christophe Houdaille. Vanuatu, by Virginie Lanouguère-Bruneau. ...
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$40

65197
ANTHEAUME, Benoit, BONNEMAISON, Joël
ATLAS DES ILES ET ETATS DU PACIFIQUE SUD

Montpellier. 1988. GIP Reclus-Publisud. 1st Ed. 126 PP with 103 maps, graphs & tables. Laminated pictorial boards. Name of previous owner at top of front endpaper and title page. Signs of dampness on lower margin of pages (not affecting the text). Occasional foxing. Very good. French text. 31.2 x 22.6.
Atlas of the islands and states of the South Pacific: geology, settlement, discovery, population, defence... followed by a description of each island or state.
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$45

65756
ARMSTRONG, Anne (editor)
THE ISLAND ARK - Operation New Life on Guam, USA

Agana, Guam. 1975. Marianas Naval Officers Wives Club. 1st Ed. 64 PP with over 120 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (Vietnamese refugees on one of the "Sealift" transport). Slight insect damage on front cover, o/wise near fine. 26.6 x 20.2.
Vietnamese refugees arriving on Guam: Airlift and Sealift. Settlement, life in camps, processing and departure for mailand USA.
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$20

65217
AUFRAY, Michel
LES LITTERATURES OCEANIENNES - Communiquer, Parler Raconter: Le Rat et le Poulpe / Vol. 1

Nouméa / Paris. 2013. Académie des Langues Kanak / Langues O' (Inalco). 1st edition in "Collection Chemins des Cultures". 188 PP with tables and b/w illustrations (6 maps and diagrams and 9 photos / Post Cards) and 7 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. New. French text. 24 x 16. 9782918248453
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$35

38620
AUPLAT, Elisabeth
PAROLES OCEANIENNES / PACIFIC VOICES: VIIIe Festival des Arts du Pacifique (23 Octobre - 3 Novembre 2000)

Nouméa. 2000. COFAP / Comité Organisateur du Festival des Arts du Pacifique. 1st Ed. 60, (14 adv.) PP with 1 map and colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. French and English text. Fine. 27 x 27.
8th Festival of Pacific Arts, on the themes: Pacific Cultures on the move together. Presentation of the 24 participating countries (Aoteroa, Australia, Cook, Kiribati, Norfolk... Vanuatu, Wallis and Futuna).
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$30

11688
BARRETT, Charles
THE ISLAND WORLD - An Anthology of the Pacific

Melbourne. 1944. Oxford University Press. 1st Ed. 185 PP with 16 line drawings, plus 8 pages with 6 b/w photos. Fp (in colour): Red Bird of Paradise. Cloth cover, dj with a few chips. War economy paper. Name of previous owners on front endpaper, o/wise very good. 19 x 12.5.
An anthology of the Pacific, dedicated to the men of the fighting services: Australians, New Zealanders & Americans in the Pacific zone.
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$15

65661
BEARDSLEY, Charles
GUAM PAST AND PRESENT

Tokyo. 1965. Charles E. Tuttle. 2nd printing of the 1964 original. 262 PP with 15 b/w photos, plus 1 folded map. Eps: Maps Isle de Guahan ou Isle St Jean. Cloth cover, device (outrigger canoe) on front board. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Very good. 21.5 x 14.
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$10

65230
BENNETT, Judith A.
WEALTH OF THE SOLOMONS - A HISTORY OF A PACIFIC ARCHIPELAGO 1800-1978

Honolulu. 1987. University of Hawaii Press. 1st US edition, No. 3 in Pacific Islands Monograph series. XXVIII, 529, (3) PP with 17 figures, 26 photos & 9 tables. Eps: Map "The Island Pacific". Cloth cover, title on front board and spine. Title hand written on bottom outside edge, o/wise near fine. 24 x 16. 0824810783
A history of the socio-economic changes occurring among the Solomon islanders.
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$25

66451
BENNETT, Judy & LECKIE, Jacqui (conveners & editors)
PACIFIC HISTORY ASSOCIATION - 17th Biennial Conference " Te Moana-Nui-a-Kiwa" (The Great Ocean of Kiwa - Oceania)

Dunedin. 2006. PHA Conference Secretary. 1st Ed. No pagination, 116 PP. Soft cover, pictorial front. Fine. 29.8 x 21.2.
Programme of the 17th Conference held at University of Otago, Dunedin, Aotearoa / New Zealand: 7-10 December 2006.
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$20

65836
BONNE, M.
ATLAS MARITIME OU CARTES REDUITES DE TOUTES LES CÔTES DE FRANCE, avec des Cartes particulières des Isles voisines les plus considérables, suivies des Plans des principales Villes Maritimes de ce Royaume

Paris. 1762. Chez Lattré. 1st Ed. Avertissement, 6 Mars, 1762, by Bellin. 8, (30 plates on double page), 46, 4 PP with 32 colour plates (Title page, Dédicace au Roi and 30 colour plates on double page (1 Chart of France, 6 charts on the Atlantic Coast, 2 charts on the Mediterranean Coast, 3 charts on islands off the Atlantic Coast and 18 of plans). Full leather bound, gilt decorated covers, gilt title (shortened) on spine, all edges gilt, marbled enddpapers. Last plate with a short repair at fold and a few pages have small nicks at the bottom and one very small repaired closed tear. Corners of covers rubbed. French text. A near fine copy. Rare. Octavo format: 12.8 x 8.5.
Coasts and Ports of France, before the purchase of the Island of Corsica. An item for the collector. More images available upon request.
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$4500

65763
BONNEL, Ulane (editor)
FLEURIEU ET LA MARINE DE SON TEMPS

Paris. 1992. Editions Economica. 1st Ed. VIII, 332, (4) PP with tables and b/w illustrations (maps, facsimile of documents ...), plus 16 pages with 7 portraits, facsimiles of documents, ... Pictorial card covers with a few creases. Name of previous owner on half title page. Very good. French text. 22.5 x 14. 2717822216
Seminar held in Toulon 6th to 9th June 1989. Chapter VI: Voir avec d'Entrecasteaux, l'oeuvre du Dessinateur Piron, by Roger Collins. Chapter VII: Fleurieu et le voyage de Lapérouse, by Jean Bourgoin. Chapter VIII: Fleurieu et le voyage autour du Monde d' Etienne Marchand, by Jacqueline Carpine-Lancre.
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$40

65044
BOOTH, Robert
THE TWO SAMOAS STILL COMING OF AGE (in National Geographic Magazine)

Washington. 1985. National Geographic Society. Volume 168, No. 4, October 1985. Contains article between pages 452 and 473 with colour illustrations (1 location map, 1 map with National Flags, and 17 colour photos by Melinda Berge. Pictorial soft cover. Spine lightly rubbed. Very good. 25.4 x 17.5.
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$10

65234
BOUTILLIER, James A., MILLER, Char & FORMAN, Charles W.
MISSIONS AND MISSIONARIES IN THE PACIFIC

New York. The Edwin Mellen Press. 1st edition. Volume 14 in the Symposium series. Introduction by Char Miller. (8), 125, (3) PP. Cloth cover, gilt signature on front cover, gilt title on spine. Light foxing, small rub on inside front cover, o/wise near fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 088946989X
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$125

11845
BRAKE, Brian, McNEISH, James & SIMMONS, David
ART OF THE PACIFIC

Wellington. 1979. O.U.P. / Arts Councils of New Zealand. 1st Ed. 240 PP with over 180 b/w & colour illust. Cloth cover, dj. Fine. 31 x 24. 0195580435
Based on items from the most comprehensive collection of Pacific art found in New Zealand. Social significance and use of the items as well as the materials employed in their manufacture (wood, bone, shell, stone).
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$25

66116
BRIANCHON, Alain
ART D' OCEANIE / ART OF OCEANIA

Nouméa. 2007. Editions Footprint Pacifique. 1st bilingual edition (English translation by Roy Benyon). 189 PP with 12 b/w illustrations and 147 colour photos. Fp: Hiapo from Niue. Eps: Tapa. Pictorial stiff cover. Dedicatory note on page 1 dated and signed by the author. French and English text. Fine. 22 x 22. 2908186264
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$80

53158
BROOKFIELD, H. C., ELLIS, F. & WARD, R. G.
LAND, CANE AND COCONUTS - Papers on the rural economy of Fiji

Canberra. 1985. Research School of Pacific Studies / ANU. 1st Ed. Publication HG/17 by yDepartment of Human Geograph. X, 11- 251, (3) PP with 1 map, 9 figures and 17 tables. Soft cover, illustrated front. Spine lightly sunned. Near fine. 24.4 x 17.2. 0867847271
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$15

49423
BRYAN, Edwin H. Jr.
AMERICAN POLYNESIA AND THE HAWAIIAN CHAIN

Honolulu. 1942. Tongg Publishing. 1st Ed. 253 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 20 pages with 40 b/w photos. Fp: Outline map of the Pacific. Green cloth covers has a little specking around edges. Ageing of paper on outside edges. Ingleton bookplate. Ingleton No. 6295. A very good clean copy. 23.3 x 15.5.
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$30

50219
BUHLER, Alfred, BARROW, Terry & MOUNTFORD, Charles P.
OCEANIA AND AUSTRALIA - The Art of the South Seas

London. 1962. Methuen. 1st English edition of the 1961 German original Ozeanien und Australien, in the Art of the World series. 250 PP with 1 table, 4 maps (2 on double page), 94 drawings, and 63 colour photographic plates tipped in. Title page: Marine creatures, Melville Island, Northern Australia. Cloth cover, illustrated slipcase. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 24 x 18.5.
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$30

65787
CALVO, Msgr. Oscar L. (editor)
THE APOSTLE OF THE MARIANAS - The Life, Labors and Martyrdom of Ven. Diego Luis de San Vitores 1627-1672

Agana, Guam. 1970. Diocese of Agana. 1st Ed. Foreword by Felixberto Camacho Flores. Translated from the Spanish by Alberto Risco, S.J. and Juan M. H. Ledesma, S.J. XVI, 234 PP, plus 64 pages with 91 b/w illustrations (charts, maps and plans, drawings & engravings, photos). Fp: Venerable Diego Luis de San Vitores. FEP: Map with route between Spain and Guam. Hard cover, dj (chipped). Slight ageing of paper. Bookplate of previous owner on front endpaper. Dedicatory note on title page, o/wise a very good clean copy. Scarce. 22.4 x 15.5.
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$40

41414
CANOT, Theodore
MEMOIRS OF A SLAVE-TRADER

London. c. 1935. George Newnes. Reprint in the Wide World Library series, of the 1855 original set down by Brantz Mayer and edited by A.W. Lawrence. 248 PP. Cloth cover, dj. Ageing of paper, foxing on some pages and on outside edges. Dust jacket with small portholes cut on front, spine and rear flap. Still a very good copy. 19 x 13.2.
Twenty years on an African slaver. At the end of his slaving career, he became the first Harbour Master of Nouméa, under his real name: Théophile Conneau.
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$20

65246
CANOT, Théodore
CONFESSIONS D'UN NEGRIER

Paris. 1989. Editions Phébus. March 1989 edition, translated from the US original by Marthe Nouguier. Preface by Michel Le Bris and introduction by Malcolm Cowley. 262, (2) PP. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Foxing, o/wise very good. 20.5 x 14. 2859401253
Twenty years on an African slaver. At the end of his slaving career, he became the first Harbour Master of Nouméa, under his real name: Théophile Conneau.
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$10

56019
CAPELL, A.
AROSI GRAMMAR

Canberra. 1971. Pacific Linguistics / A.N.U. 1st Ed., in Pacific Linguistics, Series B - No. 20. IV, 90, (8 list of publications) PP with 1 sketch map of San Cristobal. Card cover, staples, title on front cover and gilt title on spine. Stamp of previous owner on preliminary page, browning around edges of covers, o/wise very good. 25.3 x 20.
A study of the Arosi language of San Cristobal in the Solomon Islands.
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$50

65313
CARLES, Rubén D.
VICTORIANO LORENZO, El Guerrillero de la Tierra de Los Cholos

Alcadia de Panama. 2003. Comision del Centenario de la Republica / Biblioteca del Centenario. 3rd edition (April 2003) of the 1950 original. 159 PP with b/w illustrations (head pieces and 8 portraits). Marbled endpapers. Pictorial hard covers (coat of arms of Panama City on back cover). Spanish text. Few foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 24.3 x 17.
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$20

65303
CASARES, Joaquin Garcia
HISTORIA DEL DARIEN: Cuevas, Cunas, Españoles, Afros, presencia y actualidad de los Chocoes

Panama. 2008. Editorial Universitaria Carlos Manuel Gasteazoro. 1st edition limited to 500 copies. 559 PP with b/w illustrations (charts & maps, plans & sketch maps, facsimile of documents and 40 photos) plus 9 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Lower corner of front cover with small creases, o/wise near fine. Spanish text. 28 x 23.2. 9789962531586
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$150

65854
CERAM, C. W.
A PICTURE HISTORY OF ARCHAEOLOGY

London. 1958. Thames and Hudson. 1st English edition, translated from the German original by Richard and Clara Winston. 360 PP with 310 b/w illustrations, plus 16 plates in full colour . Cloth cover, vignette on front board, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with repaired tears. Occasional foxing. Very good. 23.5 x 18.
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$15

65311
CHALIAND, Gérard & RAGEAU, Jean-Pierre
ATLAS STRATEGIQUE - Géopolitique des rapports de forces dans le monde

Paris. 1984. France Loisirs. 2nd edition. 224 PP with graphs, tables, maps and plans in colour by Catherine Petit. Laminated boards, illustrated front. French text. Near fine. Oblong: 18.5 x 25.5. 2724220080
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$10

65290
CHATHAM ISLANDS
Welcome to New Zealand's CHATHAM ISLANDS

1992. Mount Cook Airline.. Travel brochure. September 1992 edition. 8 PP with colour illustrations (location map, maps and 14 photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 20.
Archipelago 417 nautical miles South East of Wellington, New Zealand.
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$10

47514
CROCOMBE, Ron
THE NEW SOUTH PACIFIC

Wellington / Suva. 1978. Reed Education / University of the South Pacific. Reprint of the 1973 original. VIII, 130, (3) PP, plus 16 pages with 29 b/w photos. Eps: Map of the Islands of the Pacific. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 21.2 x 13.8. 0589011049
Cover the indigenous traditions of the past and the impact of changes to the way of life. Future trends & developments.
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$10

65171
CUSENIER, Pascal
TAPA - Etoffe d'Ecorce d' Oceanie / Bark Cloth of Oceania

Paris. 1998. Galerie Meyer / Oceanic Art. 1st Ed. Foreword by Anthony J P Meyer. 40 PP with 5 b/w and 30 colour illustrations. Inside front cover: Young Fijian girl. Inside back cover: Map of the Central part of the West Pacific. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. English and French text. 29.8 x 21.
Catalogue of an exhibition held 4th June to 4th July 1998.
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$40

11896
DANIELSSON, Bengt
THE HAPPY ISLAND

London. 1952. Allen & Unwin. 1st English edition, translated from the 1951 Swedish original Den Lyckliga ön by F. H. Lyon. 252, (4 adv.) PP, plus 14 pages with 32 b/w photos. Fp: Coconut palms. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). A little light foxing, o/wise near fine. 22 x 14.5.
The carefree life in 1949 on the atoll of Raroia where Bengt returned with his wife two years after the end of the Kon Tiki expedition.
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$20

65754
DAVIDSON, J. W. & SCARR, Deryck (editors)
PACIFIC ISLANDS PORTRAITS

Canberra. 1976. ANU Press. Corrected reprint of the 1970 original. Paperback edition. XIV, 346 PP with 8 maps, plus 8 pages with 10 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover (rubbed and soiled). Foxing on outside edges. Good reading copy. 20.8 x 13. 0708101747
Peter Dillon by J.W. Davidson, Cakobau and Ma'afu by Deryck Scarr, Xavier Montrouzier by Hugh M. Laracy...
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$15

66452
DE DECKKER, Paul & ANGLEVIEL, Fréderic (conveners & editors)
PACIFIC HISTORY ASSOCIATION - 16th Conference : Histoire du Pacifique, Bilans et Perspectives / Pacific History, Assessments and Prospects

Nouméa. 2004. PHA Conference Secretary. 1st Ed. No pagination, 36 PP, plus a 3 folds flyer "Programme" loosely inserted. Soft cover, pictorial front, staples. Texts in English or French. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.2.
Programme of the 16th Conference held at Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie, Nouméa, 6 to 10 December 2004.
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$20

65666
DE PINEDA Y RAMIREZ, Antonio
GUAM DIARY OF NATURALIST ANTONIO DE PINEDA Y RAMIREZ, February 1792

Guam. 1990. Micronesian Area Research Center. 1st English edition, translated by Victor F. Mallada and edited by Marjorie G. Driver. VIII, 85 PP with b/w illustrations (3 maps and 23 plates). Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title page. Near fine. 23 x 15. 1878453017
Annexe 1 (pages 25 to 58): Spanish text.
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$50

54469
DENNIS, Peter (editor)
1945 - WAR AND PEACE IN THE PACIFIC: Selected Essays

Canberra. 1999. Australian War Memorial. 1st Ed. (6), 213 PP with tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 17.5 0642565481
Cherry Blossoms Falling: Japanese Combat Behaviour at War's End, by Roger J. Spiller. The Final Campaigns of the Pacific War, by David Horner... Send Them All Back: Repatriation of Japanese Internees held in Australia during the Second World War, by Yuriko Nagata...
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$20

65172
DETEIX, Jean-Pierre (editor)
PACIFIC CULTURES ON THE MOVE - A Report on the Symposium, Workshops and Meetings ...

Nouméa. 2002. COFAP / Comité Organisateur du Festival des Arts du Pacifique. September 2002 edition. 147, (3), 16 (Festival Images) PP with 52 colour photos in the Festival Images section). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 2909407918
Report on the Symposium, workshops and meetings that took place during the 8th Festival of Pacific Arts held in New Caledonia in 2000.
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$100

14097
DIOLE, Philippe
THE FORGOTTEN PEOPLE OF THE PACIFIC

London. 1977. Cassell. 1st UK edition. 302 PP with b/w illustrations & colour photos. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket with creases and repaired chips. Foxing spots on half title page and endpapers, o/wise very good. 26.5 x 18.5. 0304298999
The tribes of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands & Vanuatu (New Hebrides). 42 pages on discovery & exploration.
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$10

65665
DRIVER, Marjorie G.
THE ACCOUNT OF FRAY JUAN POBRE'S RESIDENCE IN THE MARIANAS 1602

Guam. 1989. Micronesian Area Research Center. 1st edition. (2), 33 PP with 1 b/w illusration and a facsimile page of the original manuscript. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title page. Near fine. 23 x 15.
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$30

13078
DRIVER, Marjorie G.
CROSS, SWORD, AND SILVER: THE NASCENT SPANISH COLONY IN THE MARIANA ISLANDS

Guam. 1990. Micronesian Area Research Center. 1st edition by M.A.R.C. (reprint from Pacific Studies, Volume 11, No.3, July 1988). (4), 31 PP with 1 map of Guam, 1679. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on first page. Dedicatory note on title page, dated and signed by the author. Near fine. 21.6 x 14.
Settlement of the Marianas in 1668, over a century after the first foothold of Spain in the Philippines in 1565...
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$50

13264
DRIVER, Marjorie G.
GUAM: A Nomenclatural Chronology

Guam. 1985. Micronesian Area Research Center. 1st edition in Educational series No. 5. VIII, 44 PP with 6 maps. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on title page. Near fine. 23 x 15.
Study on the origin of the term used to identify the Island of Guam.
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$25

40914
DUGARD, Martin
FARTHER THAN ANY MAN - The Rise and Fall of Captain James Cook

Sydney. 2001. Allen & Unwin. 1st Australian edition. XIV, 287 PP with 1 map on double page. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 23 x 15.2. 1865086312
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$10

66106
DUNMORE, John
LES EXPLORATEURS FRANCAIS DANS LE PACIFIQUE, Tome I - le dix-huitième siècle

Singapore. 1987. Times Editions / Les Editions du Pacifique. 2nd French edition of the 1978 original. Translated from the 1965 English original by Georges Pisier. 379 PP with 31 maps and 61 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Dedicatory note on title page signed by the author. French text. Faint foxing on outside edges. Fine. 23 x 15. 9971401096
Bougainville, de Surville, Marion du Fresne, Kerguelen, La Pérouse, d'Entrecasteaux, Marchand.
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$150

66993
DUNMORE, John & DE BROSSARD, Maurice
LE VOYAGE DE LAPEROUSE 1785-1788 (in Two Volumes)

Paris. 1985. Imprimerie Nationale. 1st edition in Voyages et Découvertes series. Tome I: XIII, 315 PP with 75 b/w & colour illustrations, plus a folded chart (in three parts) in rear pocket. Tome II: XIII, 512 PP with 192 b/w & colour illustrations. Both volumes bound in blue cloth with colour vignette on front cover, gilt title on front board and spine, and contained in an illustrated cloth slipcase. Dedicatory note on half title page of Volume I, dated and signed by the author. Endpapers of Volume II split at the gutter. Faint foxing. French text. A near fine set. 30.5 x 22. 2110808578
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$450

20709
DUPUY, Colonel Trevor Nevitt
THE NAVAL WAR IN THE PACIFIC: THE RISING SUN OF NIPPON

New York. 1963. Franklin Watts. 1st Ed., No. 11 in The Military History of World War II series. (6), 90 PP with 14 maps & plans & 34 bw photos. Illust. hard cover. Very good. 22 x 18.5.
Growth of Japanese Sea power: rivalry with Russia, China then United States. Pearl Harbour to the struggle for Guadalcanal.
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$5

52369
EDRIDGE, Sally (compiler)
SOLOMON ISLANDS BIBLIOGRAPHY TO 1980

Suva, Wellington & Honiara. 1985. Institute of Pacific Studies (USP) / Alexander Turnbull Library / The Solomon Islands National Library. 1st Ed. XVI, 476 PP. Eps: Map of the Solomon Islands. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Near fine. 25.8 x 19.5. 0908702035
Over 12,300 entries: Voyages, Earth Sciences... Arts.
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$25

65827
ELDREDGE, Dr. Lucius G.
INSIDE THE REEF

Agana, Guam. 1975. Pacifica Graphics. 1st bilingual edition. (5), III, 171, II, (3) PP with 83 colour plates by Ted L. Tansy. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Dust jacket with light wear and a few creases around the edges. Text in English and Japanese. Dedicatory note to previous owners on front endpaper signed by the author and his family. Near fine. Oblong: 18.5 x 21.
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$25

33125
EVANS, Julian
TRANSIT OF VENUS - Travels in the Pacific

New York. 1992. Pantheon Books. 1st US Ed. (8), 278 PP with 8 maps. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine, dj. Fine. 24 x 16. 0679416374
A journalist travels and discovers the Pacific islands of the late 1980's. New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Fiji, Tuvalu, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Samoa and Tonga.
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$10

49249
FAESSEL, Sonia & PEREZ, Michel (editors)
EROS ET THANATOS DANS LE PACIFIQUE SUD

Nouméa. 2001. CORAIL & Université de la Nouvelle-Calédonie. 1st Ed. 224 PP. French text with English abstract and Englih text with French abstract. Soft cover. Fine. 21 x 13.5. 2951558015
16 papers (2 in English and 14 in French) presented at the 2000 seminar organised by the CORAIL group.
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$30

10295
FAHEY, Stephanie & DUGGAN, Stephen
PACIFIC PEOPLE AND PLACE, The Pacific in the 20th Century

Cambridge. 1993. C.U.P. 1st Ed. (6), 74 PP with 49 figures in text. Ep: Map of Pacific islands. Pict. soft cover. Fine. 26 x 21. 0521376262
Development, changing nature of people and environment. Impacts on urbanization, trade, foreign aid, tourism.
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$35

65611
FAHEY, Stephanie, PEAKE, Martin & QUANCHI, Max
THE SOUTH PACIFIC - Contemporary Issues: Peace and Development

Melbourne. 1989. Peace Education Resource Centre (Ministry of Education) & Pacific History Association. 1st Ed. (4), 120 PP with tables and b/w illustrations. Soft cover, spiral bound. Fine. 29.5 x 21.
Tourism - Culture - History ... Australia and the Pacific - Nuclear issues.
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$25

66326
FARRALL, Lyndsay
UNWRITTEN KNOWLEDGE: Case Study of the Navigators of Micronesia

Geelong. 1979. Deakin University. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 2 maps, 12 figures and 3 b/w photos. Card cover, illustrated front. Covers lightly soiled close to foot of spine. Slight ageing of paper. Very good. 21.5 x 14. 086828288X
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$30

65603
FORD, Herbert
THE MISCELLANY OF PITCAIRN'S ISLAND

Mountain View, Ca. 1979. Pacific Press Publishing Association. 1st Ed. 206 PP. Soft cover, illustrated front. Slight ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Newspaper cutting loosely inserted. Very good. 21.5 x 14.5.
A brief sketch of its geography and history then: airplanes, animals ... Whales, Wind power, Women...
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$15

65766
FORRER, Claude & ROUSSEL, Claude-Youenn
LA BRETAGNE - Vaisseau de 100 Canons pour le Roi et la République 1762-1796

Spezet, Bretagne. 2005. Keltia Graphic. 1st Ed. Preface by Jean Meyer. 222, (2) PP with tables and b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 19 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on preliminary page, dated and signed by Claude-Youenn Roussel, Author. French text. Near fine. 24 x 16.3. 2913953786
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$40

40667
FORTUNE, Félix-Hilaire
LES ILES FRANCAISES D' AMERIQUE - De la vision géopolitique de Richelieu à l'Union Européenne

Paris. 2000. l'Harmattan. 1st Ed. 531, (4 publications) PP with 11 tables. Soft cover. Fine. French text. 24 x 16. 2738492983
History of the French speaking islands of the American continent: Martinique, Guadeloupe. Insular empire started by Cardinal Richelieu in 1626 with the island of St Christope (St Kitts)...
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$30

66484
GALVAN, Javier (Exhibition Commissioner)
PACIFIC ISLANDS: THE SPANISH LEGACY

Madrid. 1998. Ministerio de Educacion y Cultura / Lunwerg. 1st Ed. Presentation by Esperanza Aguirre, Minister of Education and Culture. Foreword by Javier Galvan, Executive Director of the Exhibition. 126 PP with b/w illustrations (5 maps, 8 sketch maps or plans, engravings and 20 photos), and 75 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27.5 x 24. 8477825092
Exhibition held to commemorate year 1898, when Spain had to hand over Guam to the USA.
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$65

57774
GARRETT, Jemima
ISLAND EXILES

Sydney. 1996. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. 1st Ed. (8), 200 PP with 3 maps. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21.3 x 13.5. 0733304850
How Nauru and its people survived Japanese captivity and starvation during the Pacific War.
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$15

48947
GAY, Jean-Christophe
L' OUTRE-MER FRANCAIS. Un espace singulier

Paris. 2003. Editions Belin. 1st Ed., in Collection BelinSup Géographie. 222, (2) PP with 53 figures (graphs, maps, plans, tables), plus XVI pages with 26 colour photos. Soft cover. Fine. French text. 24 x 17. 2701133904
Overseas territories or departments of France.
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$35

65142
GHIONE, Sergio
TURTLE ISLAND A Journey to Britain's Oddest Colony

London. 2002. Allen Lane / The Penguin Press. 1st UK edition, translated from the 2000 Italian original by Martin McLaughlin. (14), 158 PP with 1 diagram and 1 map with location map. Hard cover, dj. Foxing spots on outside edges. Fine. 22.4 x 14. 0713995475
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$20

53967
GILBERT AND ELLICE ISLANDS COLONY and the Central and Southern Line Islands
ANNUAL REPORT 1972

Tarawa. 1973. G. & E. I. C. Government 1st Ed. (4), 139 PP with over 40 tables. Stapled wrappers, typescript on recto only. Very good. 29.6 x 20.7.
Kiribati and Tuvalu in 1972.
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$20

65659
GLADWIN, Thomas
EAST IS A BIG BIRD, Navigation and Logic on Puluwat Atoll

Cambridge, Mass. 1970. Harvard University Press. 1st Ed. (18), 242 PP with 9 maps & diagrams by Samuel H. Bryant, and 64 b/w photos. Fp. Cloth cover, device on front cover, dj (price clipped). Dust jacket with chips and small part missing at head of spine. Bookplate and gift note on front endpaper, note on half title page. Faint foxing. Very good. 23.7 x 15.7. 674224256
Description of the navigational system of the Puluwatan sailing canoes without instruments over trackless expanses of the Pacific ocean.
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$30

63635
GODARD, Philippe
SOFRANA, des Navires et des Hommes

Papeete. 2014. Editions "Grand Large". 1st Ed. 521 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, title on front board and spine, dj. French text. dj. Fine. 28.5 x 22.2.
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$100

46839
GORSKY, Bernard
LA DERNIERE ILE

Paris. 1965. Editions Albin Michel. 1st Ed. 208, (4) PP with 4 maps, plus 44 pages with 1 b/w and 66 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine with a crease. Occasional foxing. Very good. French text. 21.5 x 14.6.
A year through the outposts of the French Pacific: Tahiti, Wallis, New Caledonia (Loyalty Islands, Isle of Pines).
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$10

17298
GRAHAM, Susan
PEARLS AND DRAGONS

Wellington. 1968. Reed. 1st Ed. 173 PP, plus 20 pages with 50 b/w photos. FEP: Bamboos. REP: Map with travel route and 8 insets. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.
Travels in the 1960's through South-East Asia (Malaysia, Indonesia and Philippines), East Asia (Japan & Taiwan), and New Caledonia.
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$20

49002
GUIART, Jean
L'ENFER EXPATRIE. Réflexion sur la guerre dans le Pacifique Sud (1941-1945)

Nouméa. 2005. Le Rocher-à-la-Voile. 1st Ed., No. 5 in "essais pour servir à l'intelligence du temps présent" series. 117 PP with 8 maps and 16 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 20.8 x 15. 2952197016
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$30

54240
GUILLAUME, Sylvie (editor)
LES ASSOCIATIONS DANS LA FRANCOPHONIE

Bordeaux. 2006. Maison des Sciences de l'Homme d'Aquitaine. 1st Ed. Preface by Pierre Singaravélou. 333, (3) PP with figures, maps, tables. Soft cover. French text. Fine. 24 x 15.8.
Francophone networks in Oceania, by Frédéric Angleviel & Claire Laux. ... Francophone Identitiy in Québec (4 papers), by Sylvie & Pierre Guillaume, Gwenael Lamarque, & Christian Poirier.
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$25

50515
GUILLOU, Jean
DES JALONS DE L'HISTOIRE (Plats et Bouteilles Historiques)

Le Fresne, France. 2004. Editions de l'Etrave. 1st Ed. 148 PP with b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, maps, plans and photos). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 22 x 15.5. 2909599701
Historical pewter plates and sealed bottles, used by discoverers and explorers, as a testimony of their call, act of ownership, distress...
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$10

42228
GUILLOU, Jean
L' ODYSSEE D' ANN SMITH - Le destin d'une femme qui croisa celui de l'expédition La Pérouse

Beauvoir-sur-Mer, France. 2002. Editions de l'Etrave. 1st Ed. 157, (3) PP with 9 maps, b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings) and 11 colour plates. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. French text. 22 x 15.5. 2909599574
Historical novel. Convict sent to Australia, escape from Botany Bay on one of the vessels of La Pérouse... Life in Hawaii... Attempt to reach the US east coast on an American whaling ship...
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$35

40904
GUILLOU, Jean
PETER DILLON, CAPITAINE DES MERS DU SUD - Le découvreur des restes de La Pérouse

Beauvoir-sur-Mer, France. 2000. Editions de l'Etrave. 1st Ed. 192 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings, maps, plans and photos) and over 35 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 22 x 15.5. 2909599493
Peter Dillon of Vanikoro.
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$20

66539
HADDON, A. C. & HORNELL, James
CANOES OF OCEANIA

Honolulu. 1991. Bishop Museum Press. 2nd printing of the 1975 reprint in one combined volume of the B. P. Bishop Museum Special Publications 27, 28 & 29. Published respectively in 1936, 1937 & 1938. Foreword of the 1975 reprint by Roland W. Force. XVII, 2-454, (2), VI, 342, (2), II, 88 PP with 12 maps and a total of 542 figures (b/w photos and drawings). Pictorial card covers are a little soiled and rubbed at hinges, and with a few creases. Light foxing on outside page edges, a few creases on prelims and last pages, o/wise a very good clean copy. Scarce. 27.3 x 18.4. 0910240191
Three volumes combined into one containing: Volume I: The Canoes of Polynesia, Fiji and Micronesia. Volume II: The Canoes of Melanesia, Queensland and New Guinea. Volume III: Definition of Terms, General Survey, and Conclusions.
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$350

47369
HAMMATT, Charles H.
SHIPS, FURS, AND SANDALWOOD: A Yankee Trader in Hawai'i, 1823-1825

Honolulu. 1999. University of Hawai'i Press. 1st Ed. Edited by Sandra Wagner-Wright. XXXII, 96 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 14. 0824822587
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$15

65613
HANEL-GREEN, Michael
REGIONAL ARMS CONTROL IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC: Island State Responses to Australia's South Pacific Nuclear Free Zone Initiative

Sydney. 1989. School of Humanities, Western Institute. June 1989 edition. 61 PP in typescript. Contained in a plastic folder, clear front. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
Paper presented to the Pacific History Association Conference "The Pacific in the Metropolitan World", held in Brisbane in June/July 1989.
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$10

33190
HERDT, Gilbert H. (editor)
RITUALIZED HOMOSEXUALITY IN MELANESIA

Berkeley. 1984. University of California Press. 1st Ed. XX, 409 PP with 3 maps and 9 head pieces. Eps: Map of Melanesia. Cloth cover, dj (price clipped). Near fine. 23.6 x 15.5. 0520050371
Seven leading anthropologists studying cross-cultural variations in homosexual behaviour in a non-western culture area.
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$25

67181
HILL, Kenneth
THE HILL COLLECTION OF PACIFIC VOYAGES at the University of California, San Diego

New Haven / Sydney. 2004. William Reese Company / Hordern House, Ltd. 2nd edition, revised and enlarged. Foreword by Lynda Corey Claasen. Biography "Kenneth Evan Hill as a Book Collector", by Jonathan A. Hill. Preface of original edition, by Melvin J. Voigt. XXIV, 792 PP. Fp: Dorothy and Kenneth Hill. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine. Fine. 26.2 x 18.5. 0939226103
Bibliography relating to voyages to the Pacific Islands with 1937 Entries (pages 1 to 685), References (pages 687 to 691), Chronological Index (pages 693 to 737) and General Index (pages 739 to 792).
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$150

33628
HOLTHOUSE, Hector
CANNIBAL CARGOES

Adelaide. 1969. Rigby. 1st Ed. (7), 233 PP, plus 16 pages with 1 map & 25 b/w illust. Eps: Map of the area for blackbirding. Hard cover, dj. Spine of dj a little faded with small nick at top, o/wise a fine copy. 22 x 14.
Blackbirding in the South Sea islands.
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$30

65615
HORNADGE, Bill & MOORE, Brian (editors)
PITCAIRN ISLANDS SUPPLEMENT (in Stamp News, Volume 31, No. 6)

Dubbo, NSW. 1983. Stamp News. Stamp News - The Monthly Magazine for Stamp Collector, Volume 31, No. 6, June 1983. 112 PP. Contains 6 articles related to Pitcairn, pages 42 to 55 with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft covers (American sealer "Topaz" of Captain Mayhew Folger and the re-discovery in 1808 of the settlers on Pitcairn). Ageing of paper. Covers with a a small crease on top corner, o/wise near fine. 27.5 x 21.
Pitcairn Air Mail drop by New Zealand Air Force - The Discovery of Pitcairn Island - Pitcairn Island School - Pitcairn's romantic history - Postal history of Pitcairn - New Pitcairn Island varieties.
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$5

66745
HUNT, Susan, TERRY, Martin, & THOMAS, Nicholas
LURE OF THE SOUTHERN SEAS - The Voyages of Dumont d'Urville 1826-1840

Sydney. 2002. Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales. 1st Ed. Foreword by Mary-Louise Williams and Peter Watts. Preface by Monique Ducreux. 144 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Inside front cover: Portrait of Contre-Amiral Jules Dumont d'Urville. Inside back cover: Common Spotted Cuscus. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 23.6. 1876991003
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$45

65667
IBANEZ DEL CARMEN, Father Aniceto, RESANO, Father Francisco & others
CHRONICLE OF THE MARIANA ISLANDS

Guam. 1976. Micronesian Area Research Center. 1st English edition, translated from the original Spanish text and introduced by Marjorie G. Driver. No. 5 in the MARC Publications series. XVI, 94 PP with 8 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Covers lightly rubbed, slight ageing & foxing of paper. Name of previous owner on title page. Dedicatory note to previous owner inside front cover, dated and signed by the editor / translator. Near fine. 23 x 15.

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$60

46434
IRVINE, Lucy
FARAWAY

London. 2000. Doubleday. 1st paperback edition. XIV, 386 PP with 5 maps, plus 32 pages with 13 b/w and 73 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Spine slightly creased. Ageing of paper and faint foxing. Near fine. 23.3 x 15.5. 0385601808
Adventures and life in the second half of the 20th century on the faraway island of Pigeon Island, Lom Lom group, Reef Islands, Solomon.
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$10

65203
JACK-HINTON, Colin
THE SEARCH FOR THE ISLANDS OF SOLOMON 1567-1838

Oxford. 1969. Clarendon Press. 1st Ed. XXII, 411 PP with 45 maps. Fp: Alvaro de Mendana. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped, rubbed and chipped). Very good. 28 x 19.
Discoveries and explorations of the Islands of the Solomon Archipelago.
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$50

36445
JACK-HINTON, Colin
THE SEARCH FOR THE ISLANDS OF SOLOMON 1567-1838

Oxford. 1969. Clarendon Press. 1st Ed. XXII, 411 PP with 45 maps. Fp: Alvaro de Mendana. Cloth cover, gilt title on spine, dj (price-clipped). Near fine. Scarce. 28 x 19.
Discoveries and explorations of the Islands of the Solomon Archipelago.
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$150

49394
JOLLY, Roslyn
THE CRUISE OF THE JANET NICHOL AMONG THE SOUTH SEA ISLANDS. A Diary by Mrs Robert Louis Stevenson

Seattle & Sydney. 2004. University of Washington Press & University of New South Wales Press. 1st Ed. 205 PP with 1 map and 27 b/w photos. Fp: Fanny Stevenson with two Pacific Islanders. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22 x 16. 0295983701 / 0868406066
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$20

12702
KERR, Anne
LANTERNS OVER PINCHGUT, A Book of Memoirs

Melbourne. 1988. Macmillan. 1st Ed. VIII, 344 PP plus 16 pages with 39 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj. Dedicatory note on front endpaper signed by the author. Fine. 22.3 x 14.5. 0333477081
An account of the experiences of the wife of the former Governor General of Australia. Student in Paris, research in the French overseas territories (New Caledonia, Tahiti), South Pacific Commission, then to Government House.
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$20

55690
KIRCH, Patrick V. & RALLU, Jean-Louis (editors)
THE GROWTH AND COLLAPSE OF PACIFIC ISLAND SOCIETIES: Archaeological and Demographic Perspectives

Honolulu. 2007. University of Hawai'i Press. 1st Ed. XVI, 392 PP with 56 tables and 72 figures, engravings, graphs, maps & plans, photos). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 22.8 x 15. 9780824831486
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$45

11470
LAL, Brij V. & NELSON, Hank (editor)
LINES ACROSS THE SEA, Colonial Inheritance in the Post Colonial Pacific

Brisbane. 1995. Pacific History Association. 1st Ed. XVI, 231 PP with 6 figures & 19 tables. Pictorial soft cover. Covers slightly rubbed. Fine. 28 x 21.5. 0646246402
Twenty of the papers presented in December 1993 at the conference Colonial Inheritance: The Pacific Islands Experience, hosted by the Division of Pacific and Asian History, RSpacS, ANU.
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$30

12001
LAL, Brij V. (Edit.)
PACIFIC ISLANDS HISTORY, Journeys and Transformations

Canberra. 1994. Journal of Pacific History. Reprint of 1992 Ed. XIV, 258 PP with 12 line drawings. Pict. card cover. Fine. 25 x 17.5. 0959547762
Essays presented at the workshop held in Canberra , A.N.U. to mark the 40 years of the formal discipline of Pacific Islands historians.
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$20

65824
LAWFORD, G. L. & NICHOLSON, L. R.
THE TELCON STORY - 1850-1950

London. 1950. The Telegraph Construction & Maintenance Co. Ltd. 1st Ed. Preface by Lord Cograin. 173, (3) PP with tables and b/w illustrations (drawings, engravings, portraits, photos). Cloth cover, title on front cover and a sunned spine. Covers a little cocked, worn and repaired at hinges. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Offsetting of endpapers. Internally very clean and printed on superior glossy paper. A very good copy. 22 x 14.
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$15

65276
LESBROS, Jean-Louis & Association Île de Pâques
ÎLE DE P¬QUES: à la rencontre du Mana

Paris 1993. Albin Michel. 1st Ed. Forewords by Paul Emile Victor & Alberto Hotu. 160 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings / rongo rongo scripts) and colour illustrations (5 maps, 6 paintings by Robert Agussan & over 200 photos by Daniel Monconduit). FEP: Painting by Robert Agussan. Cloth cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. French text. Fine. Oblong: 23.8 x 32. 2226064818
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$30

58823
LEXTREYT, Michel
LA NOUVELLE-ZELANDE, à la croisée des chemins

Nouméa. 2005. SCEREN / CDP Nouvelle-Calédonie. 1st Ed. 40 PP with b/w illustrations, plus 18 colour transparency sheets. Contained in a colour folder with clear plastic cover and pockets. Fine. French text. 30.5 x 21.5. 9782913090705
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$40

10374
LUPU, François
OCEANIE - LE MASQUE AU LONG COURS

Rennes. 1983. Ouest France. 1st Ed. 257 PP with 4 maps, 2 b/w illustrations and 42 colour photos. REP: Map of the South-West Pacific. Pictorial laminated hard cover. Spine lightly sunned. Faint foxing. French text. Near fine. 23.5 x 17. 2858826595
The masks as an expression of merriment and fete, described through a tour of the South Sea Islands.
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$50

66499
MACKENZIE, Donald A.
MYTHS AND TRADITIONS OF THE SOUTH SEA ISLANDS

London. 1930. Gresham Publishing Company Ltd. 1st Ed., in the "Myth and Legend in Literature and Art" series. XII, 406 PP, plus 1 plate in colour and 32 b/w plates with photos. Fp (in colour): Vikings of the Pacific. Eps: Map of Oceania. Decorated cloth cover (Maori Weapon), gilt title on spine and front cover. Covers lightly marked. Foxing and a few old stains on the fore outside edge and light foxing, not affecting the plates. A near fine copy. 22.5 x 15.
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$70

66500
MACKENZIE, Donald A.
MYTHS FROM MELANESIA AND INDONESIA

London. c. 1930. Gresham Publishing Company Ltd. 1st Ed., in the "Myth and Legend in Literature and Art" series. XII, 381 PP, plus 1 plate in colour and 32 b/w plates with 1 plan and photos. Fp (in colour): "Crossing the Brig o' Dread". Eps: Map of Oceania. Decorated cloth cover (Mask), gilt title on spine and front cover. Covers lightly marked. Foxing and a few small stains on the outside front edge. Internally a little foxing (not affecting plates). A near fine copy. 22.5 x 15.
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$120

52323
MALHERBE, Michel
PARLONS MAORI

Paris. 2007. L' Harmattan. 1st Ed., in the Parlons series. 190, (2) PP with 2 maps. Pictorial soft cover. French & Maori text. Fine. 21.5 x 13.6. 2296027558
Polynesian language of New Zealand. Pages 77 to 104: Lexicon French / Maori. Pages 105 to 185: Lexicon Maori / French.
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$45

42084
MARIELLO, Philippe
NOS DEPARTEMENTS ET TERRITOIRES D'OUTRE-MER, en questions-réponses

Paris. 2001. L'Harmattan. 1st Ed. 204, (3) PP. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Light foxing on top outside edges, o/wise fine. 21.5 x 13.5. 2747513815
Questions and answers, on France's overseas departments and territories.
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$30

55674
MARTIN, John
TONGA ISLANDS. William Mariner 's Account (Volumes I & II combined)

Nuku'alofa, Tonga. 1991. Vava'u Press. 5th edition of the 1817 original. Publisher's note by Pesi Fonua. 399 PP with 1 musical score (on 2 pages), 1 map, 1 tail piece and 3 b/w plates. Fp: Mr Mariner in the costume of the Tonga Islands. Pictorial soft cover. Faint foxing on outside edges. Near fine. 21 x 14.5. 9822130023
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$25

65296
MEHAUT, Catherine
MER ET OUTRE-MER - "Bibliographie des Travaux intéressant l'Histoire Maritime publiés en France de 1962 à 1975"

Paris. 1984. Les Editions de l'Erudit. 1st ed. Preface by Jean Baillou. (6), X, 376, (2) PP with 2571 titles listed. Soft cover, illustrated front. Title page rubbed at top and with name of previous owner. French text. Very good. 21 x 14.5. 2868160042
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$25

65050
MEISSAS, Achille & MICHELOT, Aug.
NOUVELLE GEOGRAPHIQUE METHODIQUE, suivie d'un petit Traité sur la Construction des Cartes, par M. Charle

Paris. 1845. Chez L. Hachette, Libraire de l'Université Royale de France. 24th edition. XVI, 368 PP, plus 2 folded plates with 22 figures at rear of book. Hard cover, cloth spine. Covers slightly rubbed. Slight ageing of paper. French text. Very good. 18 x 11.
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$50

65314
MENDOZA, Carlos Alberto & MORALES, Eusebio A.
ECOS DE DOS NOTABLES TRANCES EN LA VIDA DEL CHOLO MARTIR: Alegato en defensa de Victoriano Lorenzo acusado del delito de homicidio (1892) / Mi Testimonio (1903)

Alcadia de Panama. 2003. Comision del Centenario de la Republica / Biblioteca del Centenario. April 2003 edition "Edicion de Homenaje en el Centenario del Fusilamiento 1903 - 2003. 24 PP with 4 b/w illustrations. Inside covers: portrait of Victoriano Lorenzo. Pictorial soft cover. Spanish text. Fine. 24.3 x 17.
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$15

51555
MERLE, Jacques
OCEAN ET CLIMAT

Paris. 2006. IRD Editions. 1st Ed. 222, (2) PP with b/w and colour illustrations (26 photos and 104 figures) and 15 windows. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 26 x 17. 2709915847
Interaction: Weather and Ocean.
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$20

64161
MICRONESIA
Visitor's Guide To the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands - MICRONESIA

Saipan, Mariana Islands. c. 1972. Continental Airlines / Office of Tourism, TTPI. No pagination, 16 PP with colour illustrations (1 map at centrefold and 30 drawings). Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 22.8 x 10.2.
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$5

65902
MONGIBEAUX, Jean-François
EXPLORATIONS 1860 - 1930

Paris. 2010. Editions Place des Victoires. 1st trilingual edition. 599 PP with 5 maps in colour for head of chapters, b/w and colour illustrations. Hard cover, dj. Text in English, German and Dutch. Fine. 29.7 x 29.7. 9782809902624
General Introduction - Africa - Asia and Oceania - America - The Middle East.
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$70

66464
MOORE, Clive (editor)
THE FORGOTTEN PEOPLE, A History of the Australian South Sea Island Community

Sydney. 1979. A.B.C. 1st Ed. 95 PP plus 4 pages with 8 b/w photos. Card cover, pictorial front. Includes a loosely inserted flyer issued by the Government of Queensland containing 1 map, 2 b/w and 5 colour photos. Front cover with light creases. Very good. 19.5 x 12.8. 0642972605
The European view of blackbirding and stories told by the islanders and their descendants.
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$25

48491
MORRISON, James
JOURNAL DE JAMES MORRISON, Second Maitre à bord de la Bounty

Paris. 2002. Editions Ouest-France. Reprint of the 1966 original, translated from the English by Bertrand Jaunez. 328, (6) PP with the facsimile of the title page of the 1790 French original, 3 plans and 6 maps. Card cover. Fine. French text. 23 x 15.3. 237330785
Account of the voyage, and the mutiny of the Bounty by one of the participants. He remained in Tahiti and was captured by H.M.S. Pandora...
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$30

65841
MUSICANT, Ivan
THE BANANA WARS - A History of United States Military Intervention in Latin America from the Spanish-American War to the Invasion of Panama

New York. 1990. Macmillan. 1st Ed. X, 470 PP with 1 map "Central America and the Caribbean Sea" on double page, plus 8 pages with18 b/w photos. Hard cover, gilt title on cloth spine. Foxing spots on outside edges. Very good. 24.3 x 16. 0025882104
Cuba: 1899 - 1917 ... Haiti ... Grenada 1983 then Panama 1989.
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$25

65320
MUÑOZ, Diego
AVENTURAS EN LOS MARES DE CHILE - Desde Hernando de Magallanes hasta Robinson Crusoe

Santiago de Chile. 1988. Editorial Universitaria. 1st Ed. 107 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Spanish text. Very good. 18.4 x 13.
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$15

46858
N/A
ECHO DU MONDE. Panorama Economique, historique et culturel de tous les pays hors l'Europe (in 3 volumes)

Zurich. 1964. Editions Metz. 1st French edition translated by E. B. Stefan. Volume I: (8), 360 PP with tables and 34 location maps, plus 114 plates with 345 b/w photos and 4 colour plates on full page. Volume II: 374 PP with tables and 21 location maps, plus 136 plates with 323 b/w photos and 4 colour plates on full page. Volume III: (8), 392 PP with tables and location maps, plus 132 plates with 317 b/w photos and 3 colour plates on full page. Eps: maps of the world. Cloth cover, gilt title on front cover and spine, dj. Occasional foxing. Very good set. French text. 28.7 x 21.5.
Cultural, Historic and Economic briefs, on the countries of the world outside Europe.
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$75

63778
N/A
EU Common Security and Defence Policy - CSDP newsletter (issue 12)

Strasbourg. 2012. Council of the European Union. Issue No. 12, Winter 2012 / 2013. Editorial by Catherine Ashton. 36 PP with colour illustrations (maps & photos). Pictorial soft cover. Text in either French or English. Near fine. 29.7 x 21.
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$10

65679
NICOLSON, Robert B. & DAVIES, Brian F.
THE PITCAIRNERS

Sydney. 1965. Angus & Robertson. 1st Ed. XVI, 222 PP with 1 location map and 1 map of Pitcairn Island, plus 16 pages with 17 b/w illustrations. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket rubbed and chipped. Bookplate and name of previous owners on front endpaper. Occasional foxing. Very good. 24.2 x 15.5.
Pitcairn Island: discovered & named by Captain Philip Carteret, settled by the mutineers from H.M.S. "Bounty" and Tahitians. Appendix I: List of the inhabitants of Pitcairn Island 1790-1856, from Arrival of "Bounty" to Departure of "Morayshire".
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$25

11368
O'REILLY, Patrick
BIBLIOGRAPHIE DE L'OCEANIE 1950

Paris. 1951. Musée de l'Homme. Extrait du Journal de la Société des Océanistes, Tome VII, Déc. 1951. 44 PP (327-370). Soft cover, staples. French text. Near fine. 24 x 15.
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$15

65445
ORIENT LINE
FIJI and other British Pacific Islands

London. 1954. Orient Line. August 1954 brochure: 4 PP with history / information, etc... Soft cover. Fine. Small format: 19.7 x 13.
History, places of interest and information for passengers.
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$5

65444
P. & O.
P&O PORT NOTES: SUVA, FIJI

London. 1968. P & O.. May 1968 edition. 8 PP with history, places of interest etc... and 2 maps and 1 plan in colour: Fiji Islands, Environs of Suva and Suva. Fine. Small format: 21 x 15.
Gives places of interest and information for passengers.
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$10

64426
PACHECO, Diego
A FUNDACÃO DO PORTO DE NAGASAQUI e a sua cedência a Sociedade de Jesus/ THE FOUNDING OF THE PORT OF NAGASAKI and its cession to the Society of Jesus

Macau. 1989. Centro de Estudos Maritimos de Macau. Trilingual edition of July 1989. 67, (3) PP. Text in Portuguese (pages 7 to 25), in English (pages 27 to 45) and Japanese (pages 47 to 67). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 25 x 18.
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$30

65350
PFEIFFER, Ida
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLD, from Vienna to Brazil, Chile, Tahiti, China, Hindostan, Persia and Asia Minor

London. 1854. Nathaniel Cooke. 4th edition, in the National Illustrated Library series. Unabridged edition translated from the German original. XII, 338 PP with 1 head piece, plus 12 plates with colour tinted engravings. Cloth cover, embossed on front and rear covers, gilt title and decoration on spine. Head and foot of spine rubbed and frayed. Endpapers split at gutter. Foxing throughout. Very good. 19.5 x 13.5.
Left Vienna 1st May 1846. Sailed from Hamburg on the Danish Brig "Caroline" on the 29th of June. Reached Rio de Janeiro, 16th September. Left on the English Barque "John Renwick" on 9th December. Chapter VII "the Voyage from Valparaiso to Canton via Tahiti". ...
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$35

65496
PONIATOWSKI, Michel
HISTOIRE DE LA RUSSIE D'AMERIQUE ET DE L'ALASKA

Paris. 1958. Horizons de France. 1st Ed. Preface by Michel de Saint-Pierre. XVI, 363 PP with 1 location map and 4 maps, plus 10 pages with 14 b/w illustrations. Eps: Ville de St-Pierre et St-Paul au Kamchatka (Petropavlosk). Decorative cloth covers. Signature of previous owner on front endpaper, o/wise near fine French text. 21.3 x 15.5.
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$20

65317
PUIG-SAMPER, Miguel & PELAYO, Francisco
EL VIAJE DEL ASTRONOMO Y NATURALISTA LOUIS FEUILLEE A LAS ISLAS CANARIAS (1724)

Tenerife, Gran Canaria. 1997. Ayuntamiento de la Laguna / Centro de la Cultura Popular Canaria. 1st Ed., in the Taller de Historia series. 207 PP with 45 b/w plates (charts, coastal views, ... and 27 of plants). Pictorial soft cover. Spanish text (Appendix is in Spanish "Historia Antigua y moderna de las Islas Canarias" and French " Histoire Ancienne et Moderne des Isles Canaries", by le Reverend Père Louis Feuillée). Near fine. 21 x 15. 8479262532
Voyage of 1724 to the Canary Islands.
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$20

66430
QUANCHI, Max & SHEKLETON, Max
POSTCARDS FROM OCEANIA: Port Towns, Portraits and the Picturesque during the Colonial Era

Suva. 2015. University of the South Pacific Press. 1st Ed. 202 PP with b/w or colour illustrations of 221 postcards. Pictorial soft cover. Note on title page signed by the authors. New. 25 x 17.5. 9789820109414
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$75

47378
RAUZON, Mark J.
ISLES OF REFUGE: Wildlife and History of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands

Honolulu. 2001. A Latitude 20 Book / University of Hawai'i Press. 1st Ed. X, 206 PP with 11 maps (1 general, 10 location), b/w and colour illustrations (drawings, paintings and photos). Fp (in colour): Laysan Albatross sails toward Nihoa. Cloth cover, gilt title on front board and spine, dj. Fine. 24.3 x 21.3. 0824822099
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$25

65273
RAYNAL, F.E.
LES NAUFRAGES DES AUCKLAND: 1863-1865 (in Le Tour du Monde, Nouveau Journal de Voyages)

Paris. c. 1870?. L. Hachette / Le Tour du Monde. 3 parts pulled out from Le Tour du Monde, Volume XX. 48 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps and 32 engravings by A. De Neuville). Soft wrappers. French text. Near fine. 30.2 x 22.
After gold mining in Australia (Victoria & NSW), between 1853 & 1863, and an attempt at sealing & silver mining on Campbell Island: Voyage on the schooner Grafton. Shipwrecked on Auckland Island. Departure on a small sailboat towards NZ.
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$30

19206
RAYNAL, F.E.
LES NAUFRAGES OU VINGT MOIS SUR UN RECIF DES ILES AUCKLAND, Recit Authentique par F.E. Raynal, Illustre de 40 Gravures sur bois dessine par A. de Neuville et accompagne d'une Carte

Paris. c.1880?. Librarie Hachette et Cie. 6th edition in Bibliothèque des Ecoles et des Familles. 303 PP with 1 map, and 40 woodcuts by A. de Neuville. Fp: Portrait of F.E. Raynal. Red cloth cover, gilt decorated front cover and spine. All edges gilt. Gilt decoration faded at some places, light foxing. Occasional foxing. Very nice copy. French text. 27.8 x 18.5.
Three years on a sugar plantation in Mauritius, gold mining in Australia (Victoria & NSW), between 1853 & 1863. Attempt at sealing & silver mining on Campbell Island. Voyage on the schooner Grafton. Shipwrecked on Auckland Island. Departure on a small sailboat towards NZ. Rescue. Mention of the wrecks of the Invercauld & the General Grant.
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$70

65312
RECLUS, Armando
EXPLORACIONES A LOS ISTMOS DE PANAMA Y DARIEN

San Jose, Costa Rica. 1982. EDUCA / EDitorial Universitaria CentroAmericana. 4th edition in "Coleccion Viajeros" (limited to 2000 copies) of the 1881 original. 422, (2) PP with 95 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper, occasional foxing. Spanish text. Very good. 19.3 x 13.5. 8483601370
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$10

40158
REED, A. H.
SAMUEL MARSDEN - Greatheart of Maoriland

London. 1947. Pickering & Inglis. Reprint of the 1939 original, in the Memoir of Mighty Men and Women series. 95 PP with 10 drawings. Fp: Portrait of Samuel Marsden. Hard cover, dj (price-clipped). Foxing spots on outside edges, o/wise near fine. 19 x13.
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$20

65733
REED, A. H.
THE STORY OF HAWKE'S BAY

Wellington. 1958. A. H. & A. W. Reed. October 1958 edition, with a foreword by the Right Hon. Walter Nash, Prime Minister of New Zealand. 312 PP, plus 24 pages with 79 b/w illustrations. FEP: Napier in the earlier Seventies (1870). REP: Map and sketch plan of Hawke's Bay. Cloth cover, dj. Dust jacket chipped at head and foot of spine. Signed by the author on title page. Card "With Greetings", signed by the author, loosely inserted. Faint foxing, o/wise fine. 22.3 x 14.5.
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$45

47383
RENSEL, Jan, & RODMAN, Margaret (editors)
HOME IN THE ISLANDS: Housing and Social Change in the Pacific

Honolulu. 1997. University of Hawai'i Press. 1st Ed. VII, 264 PP with 7 tables and 39 figures (maps, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15.2. 0824819349
Housing: Rotuma Island... Papua New Guinea... New Zealand... Hawaii.
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$15

65700
ROBSON, R.W. (Editor)
PACIFIC ISLANDS YEAR BOOK 1950

Sydney. 1950. Pacific Publications. 6th edition. 479, (24, 8 advertisements) PP with tables and maps, plus 4 folded maps (Pacific Ocean, Hawaii Islands, French Oceania, and the Bismarck Archipelago). FEP: The Wealth-Producer of the Pacific Islands: The Coconut Palm and what it gives to mankind. Green cloth cover. Endpapers split at gutter. Foxing spots on outside edges. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 21.5 x 14.5.
4 pages on: Burns Philp, and 4 pages on Carpenter W. R. & Co.
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$15

47774
ROGERS, Robert
DESTINY'S LANDFALL. A History of Guam

Honolulu. 1995. University of Hawai'i Press. 1st soft cover edition. XII, 380 PP with 2 tables, 13 maps and 34 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 23.3 x 20.3. 0824816781
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$15

65196
RONSIN, Albert (editor)
1507 - BAPTEME DE L'AMERIQUE à Saint-Dié / THE BAPTISM OF AMERICA in the City of Saint-Dié / AMERIKAS TAUFE zu Saint-Dié

Saint-Dié-des-Vosges. 1982. Imprimerioe Municipale de Saint-Dié. Trilingual edition limited to 1500 copies. (4), 54, (1 colophon) PP with 20 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, illustrated front (Cosmographiae Introdu.). Text in French, English and German. Near fine. 21 x 15. 290030136X
25th April 1507: 1st naming (baptism) of "America" the continent. Comments on 10 documents exhibited in the "Treasure Room" of the Municipal Library of Saint 'Dié.
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$50

11950
ROUTLEDGE, David (Edit.)
THE FIJI AND NEW CALEDONIA JOURNALS OF MARY WALLIS 1851-1853

Suva & Salem. 1994. Institute of Pacific Studies / USP & Peabody Essex Museum. 1st Ed. XLIV, 225 PP with 6 maps and 22 b/w illustrations. Fp: Portrait of Mary Davis Wallis. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 20.9 x 14.7. 982020092X
The journal of the third voyage of Mary Wallis who sailed in 1853 on board the "Maid of Orleans", captained by her husband with calls in Fiji and New Caledonia (July to October, 1852).
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$30

65218
SALAUN, Marie
DECOLONISER L'ECOLE ? - Hawai'i, Nouvelle-Calédonie: Expériences contemporaines

Rennes. 2013. Presses Universitaires de Rennes. 1st edition in "Collection Essais". 304 PP with b/w illustrations (1 photo, diagrams, graphs, 2 maps, 8 tables). Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 23 x 14. 9782753521650
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$40

65214
SALMOND, Anne
THE TRIAL OF THE CANNIBAL DOG - Captain Cook in the South Seas

London. 2003. Allen Lane / Penguin. 1st Ed. XXII, 506 PP with 5 maps and 48 b/w illustrations, plus 8 pages with 15 colour plates. Eps: Map of the Three Voyages of Captain James Cook. Hard cover, dj. Note to previous owner on half title page. Slight ageing of paper, and light foxing. Very good. 24 x 15.5. 0713996617
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$25

64160
SAMOA
Visitor Information: WESTERN SAMOA - Cradle of Polynesia

Apia. c. 1994. Western Samoa Visitors Bureau. (2), 31 PP. Pictorial soft covers. Fine. 20.8 x 10.2.
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$5

40033
SLESIN, Suzanne, CLIFF, Stafford, BERTHELOT, Jack, GAUME, Martine & ROZENSZTROCH
CARIBBEAN STYLE

London. 1992. Thames and Hudson. Reprint of the 1985 original. 290 PP, lavishly illustrated with 1 map, 9 pages of plans and over 600 colour photos. Cloth cover (lightly soiled), dj (lightly rubbed). Near fine. 25.8 x 25.5. 0500234558
The islands of Guadeloupe, Martinique, St.Barthélémy, Antigua, Nevis, Monserrat, Barbados, Haiti and Jamaica. Island vegetation and colour, plantation houses, town houses, popular houses, contemporary houses and gardens. Plans and information on different types of houses on the various islands.
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$10

66443
SOCIETE DES OCEANISTES
JOURNAL DE LA SOCIETE DES OCEANISTES - No. 140: "Integration Régionale des Territoires Français dans le Pacifique Sud"

Paris. 2015. Musée de l'Homme / Société des Océanistes. No. 140, 2015 - 1. Edited by Isabelle Leblic. 184, (2) PP with tables, b/w and colour illustrations. Soft cover, pictorial front. French texts with 2 papers in English. Covers with a few small bumps or rubs, o/wise fine. 27.5 x 18.
Special issue "French Territories and the South Pacific", edited by Rudy Bessard and Nathalie Mrgudovic: 8 papers (7 in French and 1 in English) ...
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$60

67156
SOCIETE DES OCEANISTES
JOURNAL DE LA SOCIETE DES OCEANISTES - No. 141: "Nouveaux Regards sur les Chefferies Fidjiennes"

Paris. 2015. Musée de l'Homme / Société des Océanistes. No. 141, 2015 - 2. Edited by Isabelle Leblic. 186-386 PP with tables, b/w and colour illustrations. Soft cover, pictorial front. French texts with 4 papers in English. Fine. 27.5 x 18. 9782854301267
Special issue "New Approach to Fijian Chiefdoms", with 7 texts (2 of them in English) edited by Simone Pauwels. ... Some Australian official views of New Caledonia's Melanesians, 1941 to 1953, by Stephen Henningham.
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$60

66282
TABUALEVU, Mereisi Sekinabou, ULUINAVEVA, Josefa & RAIMUA, Sereima
TRADITIONAL HANDICRAFTS OF FIJI

Suva. 1997. Institute of Pacific Studies / University of the South Pacific. 1st Ed. (8), 99 PP with b/w illustrations (drawings & sketches and photos). Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 21. 982020092X
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$25

65315
TAIANA, Jorge A.
LA GRAN AVENTURA DEL ATLANTICO SUR: Navegantes, Descubridores y Aventureros (Siglos XVI - XVIII)

Buenos Aires. 1985. Libreria "El Ateneo" Editorial. 1st edition limited to 2000 copies, in the "Historia" series. XII, 361, (3) PP, plus 5 folded plates: 1 table (recto / verso), 1 chart and 3 maps. Pictorial soft cover. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Spanish text. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 22.4 x 15.4. 9500262916
Amerigo Vespucci, Magalhaes (Magellan) ... Voyages of Cook.
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$30

66453
TAUIRA, Marama Gaston & TUIMALEALI'IFANO, Morgan (conveners & editors)
PACIFIC HISTORY ASSOCIATION - 18th Biennial Conference "Who are we and What are We Doing Here?" / PACIFIC ROOTS SYMPOSIUM: "Challenging the Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia Stereotypes"

Suva. 2008. PHA & USP / University of the South Pacific. 1st Ed. 70 PP. Soft cover, pictorial front. 3 papers loosely inserted. Fine. 29.8 x 21.2.
Program of the 18th Conference held at University of the South Pacific: 8-12 December 2008 & 1-5 December 2008.
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$20

48542
TCHERKEZOFF, Serge
FAA-SAMOA, UNE IDENTITE POLYNESIENNE (économie, politique, sexualité). L'anthropologie comme dialogue culturel

Paris. 2003. L'Harmattan. 1st Ed., in Collection Connaissances des Hommes. 546 PP with 2 maps and few text drawings. Pictorial soft cover. French text. Fine. 24 x 16. 2747552195
Samoan way of life: their economy, politics, sexuality.
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$35

47683
THOMAS, Larry
OUTCASTS / LES EXCLUS

Nouméa. 2004. ADCK / Grain de Sable. 1st French edition, translated by Sonia Lacabanne from the 1995 edition (University of the South Pacific). 179, (3) PP with 12 portraits and 11 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 15 x 11. 2909407314
Theatre play.
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$20

65791
UNIVERSITY OF GUAM
GUAM RECORDER - Volume 3 , No. 1, 1973

Agana. 1973. University of Guam / Micronesian Area Research Center. Volume 3, No. 1, January-March 1973. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft covers have insect damage, but contents clean and intact. Very good. 28 x 22.
From the outrigger to the satellite: Guam becomes a Pacific Communications center.
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$10

65792
UNIVERSITY OF GUAM
GUAM RECORDER - Volume 4 , No. 2, 1974

Agana. 1974. University of Guam / Micronesian Area Research Center. Volume 4, No. 2, 1974. 56 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. A "complimentary copy" stamp on title-page, o/wise very good. 28 x 22.
Guam Scenic Route, by Paul Carano. The family tree of Chamorro, ...
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$10

65793
UNIVERSITY OF GUAM
GUAM RECORDER - Volume 4 , No. 3, 1974

Agana. 1974. University of Guam / Micronesian Area Research Center. Volume 4, No. 3, 1974. 64 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 28 x 22.
Guam Scenic Route, by Paul Carano. Tinian, the History of an Island, by Robert Graham. Dumont d'Urville on Truk, by Francis X. Hezel.
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$10

11826
VILLARET, Bernard, BATAILLE, M. C., et al...
LES ILES DU PACIFIQUE

Paris. 1980. Larousse. 1st Ed. 240 PP with b/w & colour illustrations. Title Page: Nguzu Nguzu of the Solomon Islands. FEP: Outrigers from New Caledonia. REP: Spear fisherman. Pictorial laminated boards a little worn. Foxing spots on first and last leaves, o/wise very good. French text. 26.5 x 22.5. 2030532223
The islands of the Pacific Ocean: geography & discovery. The Galapagos to Australia, Hawaii to New Zealand & Easter Island.
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$25

65855
WHEELER, Margaret (editor)
A BOOK OF ARCHAEOLOGY - Seventeen Stories of Discovery

London. 1959. Cassell & Company. 2nd edition of the 1957 original. XII, 178 PP with 4 b/w illustrations (1 drawing, 1 plan, and 2 maps), plus 12 pages with 22 b/w illustrations. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Slight ageing of paper and occasional foxing. Note on front endpaper. Very good. 22 x 14.5.
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$15

10307
WHITE, Geoffrey M. & LINDSTROM, Lamont
THE PACIFIC THEATER - Islands Representations of World War II

Melbourne. 1990. Melbourne University Press. 1st Australian edition. XIV, 433 PP with 11 maps on full page and 28 b/w photos. Eps: The Pacific Islands. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 24.2 x 15.5. 0522844014
Experiences of the Pacific islanders during WWII. As observers, labourers, on patrols, under fire. Their new perception of the world due to this conflict.
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$10

67143
WOOD, A. H. (Mick)
The Settlement & Ownership of FANNINGS ISLAND

Hastings Valley, NSW. c. 2010. Khandani Publishing Enerprises. 1st edition. 12 PP. Soft cover, illustrated front. Fine. 21 x 15.
Fanning or Tabueran Island, Republic of Kiribati.
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$10

47866
ZAMBUCKA, Kristin
FACES OF FIJI

Wellington. 1974. A.H. & A.W. Reed. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 14 pastel portraits in colour. Fp: Lima Bulamaibau. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a closed tear on front cover. Near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 589008692
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$15