Polynesian Mythology and Ancient Traditional History of the Maori as Told By Their Priests and Chiefs
Here in their original form are all the well-known Maori legends. For this edition, the text of 1855 has been followed with the exception only that the spelling of Maori words has been normalized by the late Mr W. W. Bird. Includes 16 b/w drawings by Russell Clark. Light blue cloth boards with blue spine lettering. Head/heel of spine lightly bumped. Front board slightly cupped. Previous owner's bookplate on half-title page. Dj has minor soiling on back, one closed tear front top edge, and minor chipping and edgewear at head/heel of spine. In protective mylar jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 4371
Title: Polynesian Mythology and Ancient Traditional...
Publisher: Whitcombe and Tombs Limited
Publication Date: 1956
Binding: Hard Cover
Illustrator: Russell Clark
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Illustrated Edition.
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