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LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS OF ALEXANDER AGASSIZ WITH A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE AND WORK, Agassiz, G. R. (editor)
1 Agassiz, G. R. (editor) LETTERS AND RECOLLECTIONS OF ALEXANDER AGASSIZ WITH A SKETCH OF HIS LIFE AND WORK
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1913 Hardcover Very Good 
Brown buckram boards with gilt lettering and minor rubbing to extremities. Numerous b&w illustrations from photographs and a photographure frontispiece. Large map in front pocket; 8vo; 454 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
 
COME TO JAVA, Anonymous
2 Anonymous COME TO JAVA
Batavia, Java The Official Tourist Bureau Weltevreden 1926-27 Third Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
Previous owner's name inside front cover. Some wear to boards; folding map in rear; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 329 pages 
Price: 102.88 USD
 
 
3 Barlow, Nora (editor) CHARLES DARWIN AND THE VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE
New York Philosophical Library 1946 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Fold out map at rear; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 279 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
CORAL ISLAND Portrait of an Atoll, Bates, Marston & Abbott, Donald
4 Bates, Marston & Abbott, Donald CORAL ISLAND Portrait of an Atoll
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Shelf wear and apparent tape residue to DJ. DJ price clipped. Binding not tight. ; The co-authors studied the relationship between the environment and its inhabitants in a place where "civilization" has only lightly brushed the atoll.; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 254 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
CORAL ISLAND Portrait of an Atoll, Bates, Marston & Abbott, Donald
5 Bates, Marston & Abbott, Donald CORAL ISLAND Portrait of an Atoll
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Small open tears to DJ top & bottom spine. ; The co-authors studied the relationship between the environment and its inhabitants in a place where "civilization" has only lightly brushed the atoll.; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 254 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
GUAM PAST AND PRESENT, Beardsley, Charles
6 Beardsley, Charles GUAM PAST AND PRESENT
Rutland Charles E. Tuttle Company 1986 0-8048-0223-8 / 9780804802239 Hardcover; Eighth Printing Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Price sticker to DJ. Former property of US navy with markings to all edges and endpapers ; Maps in endpapers and one fold-out map of the island, which is the largest land mass between the Hawaiian Islands and the Phillippines. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 262 pages 
Price: 12.98 USD
 
 
7 Blakeslee, George H. THE PACIFIC AREA An International Survey
Boston World Peace Foundation 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Small open tears to top portion of DJ, which is price clipped. ; Fold-out map of Manchuria.; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 224,vi pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
SOUTH SEA ISLANDS, Borden, Charles A.
8 Borden, Charles A. SOUTH SEA ISLANDS
Philadelphia MacRae Smith Company 1961 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ with browning to spine; A complete history of the 'world's last paradise.' ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 256 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
9 Bowman, John S. A BOOK OF ISLANDS
Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1971 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Wear to DJ extremities and spine. ; An anthology of writings on the appeal of islands by noted authors such as Jules Verne, Washington Irving, A. C. Doyle, among others. ; 8vo; 345 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
10 Burchett, Wilfred G. PACIFIC TREASURE ISLAND NEW CALEDONIA Voyage through its Land and Wealth the Story of its People and Past
Melbourne F. W. Cheshire Pty. Ltd. 1941 Hardcover Very Good- 
Wear to extremities. Binding quite loose. Previous owner's inscription, in French, on half-title page. ; An island off the coast of Australia, New Caledonia is an area rarely written about. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 230 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
11 Burchett, Wilfred G. PACIFIC TREASURE ISLAND NEW CALEDONIA Voyage through its Land and Wealth the Story of its People and Past
Melbourne F. W. Cheshire Pty. Ltd. 1941 Hardcover Very Good 
Slight fraying to spine bottom. Binding not tight. ; An island off the coast of Australia, New Caledonia is an area rarely written about. Dust jacket, in two pieces, laid in. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 230 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
12 Casey, Robert J. EASTER ISLAND
New York Blue Ribbon Books 1931 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Some fraying to DJ. Minor discoloration to boards; The Story of a lost race on the most mysterious island in the Pacific; 8vo; 333 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
 
 
13 Cheesman, Evelyn SIX-LEGGED SNAKES IN NEW GUINEA A Collecting Expedition to Two Unexplored Islands
London George G. Harrap & Company 1949 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
With copyright correction with blue ink as aparently issued. Ex private lib with minimal markings. ; Scarce; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 281 pages 
Price: 85.00 USD
 
 
TAHITI, Conrad, Barnaby
14 Conrad, Barnaby TAHITI
New York Viking Press 1962 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
DJ, with open tears, taped to boards; All about Tahiti, a small excerpt of which once appeared in Playboy ; B&W & Color Photographs; 8vo; 164 pages 
Price: 20.17 USD
 
 
PACIFIC ODYSSEY, Cornell, Gwenda
15 Cornell, Gwenda PACIFIC ODYSSEY
London Adlard Coles Limited 1985 0-229-11758-9 / 9780229117581 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light shelf wear to DJ, particularly spine. ; The islands of the South Pacific conjure images of idyllic escapes from the fast paced routine of the West. But is that the reality? Author Cornell journeys thence to find out ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 218 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
THE PACIFIC DEPENDENCIES OF THE UNITED STATES, Coulter, John Wesley
16 Coulter, John Wesley THE PACIFIC DEPENDENCIES OF THE UNITED STATES
New York The MacMillan Company 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear with small open tears & chipping to price clipped DJ. Previous owner' notes to verso of half-title page ; Including Hawaii, Guam, and American Samoa, among others. Stated first printing ; 8vo; 388 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
SUBTIDAL GALAPAGOS Exploring the Waters of Darwin's Islands, Cribb, James
17 Cribb, James SUBTIDAL GALAPAGOS Exploring the Waters of Darwin's Islands
Camden East Camden House Publishing Ltd. 1986 0-920656-47-1 / 9780920656471 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Slight shelf wear to DJ, particularly to top & bottom of spine; The very first time that author Cribb made a dive into the waters off Galapagos, he came face-to-teeth with a 16 foot shark. Most people would say "Bye!" but Cribb began research and exploration of one of the world's richest and most diverse underwater environments ; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 155 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
18 Darwin, Charles VOYAGE OF THE BEAGLE
Danbury Grolier Enterprises Corp. 1980 Harvard Classics Hardcover Very Good+ 
All edges gilt and all hands on deck! Darwin and Captain Fitz Roy journey to the South Seas, intending to complete the journey to Patagonia and Tierra Del Fuego undertaken by Captain King 1826-1830; 8vo; 524 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
19 Daws, Gavan A DREAM OF ISLANDS John Williams, Herman Melville, Walter Murray Gibson, Robert Louis Stevenson, Paul Gauguin
New York W. W. Norton & Company 1980 039301293X / 9780393012934 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Extremely light foxing to edges, else fine; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 289 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
20 Day, A. Grove JACK LONDON IN THE SOUTH SEAS
New York Four Winds Press 1971 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Some wear to DJ extremities. ; Of course Jack London is best known for his writings but he also was a sailor of note. This volume examines his journey to the South Seas, a trip of two years undertaken with his wife and a skeleton crew. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 167 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
 
 
21 Dewey, Thomas E. JOURNEY TO THE FAR PACIFIC
Garden City Doubleday & Company 1952 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Only DJ rear and flaps remain, BOMC issue, book has blindstamp on rear board. ; New York governor Dewey's report to the far east visiting 17 countries and travelling 41,000 Miles to find out the situation of the cold war ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 335 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA, Dodwell, Christina
22 Dodwell, Christina IN PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Somerset Oxford Illustrated Press 1983 0902280988 / 9780902280984 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
8vo; 256 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
SAVAGE PAPUA A Missionary Among Cannibals, Dupeyrat, Andre
23 Dupeyrat, Andre SAVAGE PAPUA A Missionary Among Cannibals
New York E. P. Dutton & Company 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear & foxing to DJ. Foxing to edges; Twenty-one years as a missionary in New Guinea amongst natives who live in much the same way as they did in the stone age, some of whom practice cannibalism; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
SAVAGE PAPUA A Missionary Among Cannibals, Dupeyrat, Andre
24 Dupeyrat, Andre SAVAGE PAPUA A Missionary Among Cannibals
New York E. P. Dutton & Company 1954 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket 
Previous owner's ink stamp to endpapers and DJ ; Account of the author's twenty-one years among the Papuans; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 256 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
 
SAVAGE PAPUA A Missionary Among Cannibals, Dupeyrat, Andre
25 Dupeyrat, Andre SAVAGE PAPUA A Missionary Among Cannibals
New York E. P. Dutton & Company 1954 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Price clipped DJ shows light wear; Twenty-one years amongst cannibalistic peoples ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 30.96 USD
 
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