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Book Number 4520 
Author Russell. M.  
Title Polynesia: or, An Historical Account of the Principal Islands in the South Sea, Including New Zealand; And the Actual Condition of The Inhabitants in Regard to Civilisation, Commerce, and the Arts of Social Life.  
Date c. 1840 
Publisher Oliver & Boyd, and Simpkin, Marshall, and Co., London 
Place of Publication Edinburgh 
Edition 3rd Edition.  
Volume Information  
Cover Contemporary decorative full gilt cloth boards with ornate floral and foliage fanfare border on upper board, blind tooling on lower board. Spine with 4 compartments of gilt tooled bands, gilt lettering on two, all edges gilt.  
Illustration Illustrated with 1 folding map and 1 engraved title. 
Size 12mo 
Condition Near fine condition, bound in decorative gilt contemporary publisher’s cloth. A handsome copy.  
Pagination P. advertisment, frontis, engraved title, blank, title, printer’s imprint, preface (5-9), contents (10-16), 17-440 
Translation Info  
Price (US$) 375  
Short Description Book Pacific Australia & New Zealand; Book Pacific General;  
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