Buena Vista: An American View of the Philippine Islands

Poole, John Hudson

Published by Privately printed, Pasadena, CA, 1925
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Hardcover in beige paper boards over linen spine. From a numbered limited edition of 250 copies printed by Earle C. Tripp in Pasadena in 1925. This is copy 194. Book is fresh, crisp, and clean, with no wear or mars except for one tiny stain at bottom of front board. Map endpapers; map on parchment bound in; frontis photo tipped in, plus two others tipped in and additional photos printed. Personal reminiscences of a journey to the Philippines mixed with an historical narrative of the islands. The author, a retired marine officer and a prominent Pasadena, California, resident, was the principal owner of the coconut-growing Buena Vista Plantation in the Philippines. His wife was Caroline Boeing, sister of Boeing Aircraft founder William Boeing. Small 4to. 45 pp. A handsome copy of a scarce book. Bookseller Inventory # 87678

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Title: Buena Vista: An American View of the ...

Publisher: Privately printed, Pasadena, CA

Publication Date: 1925

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Edition: First Edition.

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Warwick Books, is an Internet-only bookseller that specializes in hard-to-find books for avid readers and collectors. Many of our books are out of print. Specialties include literature, signed firsts, art and photography, design, illustrated books, cookbooks, field guides, children's books, needlecraft books, and Americana. We recently acquired a large private collection of books on military history. The focus is on World War II as well as aviation history. Warwick Books is a member of IOBA, the Independent Online Booksellers Association.

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