White Falcon: The House of Godeffroy and Its Commercial and Scientific Role in the Pacific

Spoehr, Florence Mann

Published by Pacific Books, Palo Alto, Ca., 1963
Used Condition Very Good- Hard Cover
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The house of Godeffroy, merchants and shipbuilders of the city of Hamburg, established their first South Seas trading station in Samoa in 1857, combining business interests with the assembling of collections of the flora and fauna of the Pacific Islands and of the arts and crafts of the Island peoples. Blue cloth with gilt titling on spine, blue end papers, black and white illustrations, 120 pages. Dust jacket, which is not price-clipped, has minor edge wear, shelf wear, sunned spine and edges. This is an attractive book - clean and tight. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 015812


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Title: White Falcon: The House of Godeffroy and Its...

Publisher: Pacific Books, Palo Alto, Ca.

Publication Date: 1963

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good-

Dust Jacket Condition: Good+ to Very Good-

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