, Cloth 4to. Illustrated by Juliette May Fraser. Societe d'Edition 'Les Belles Lettres'. Paris. Limited edition of 200 copies of which this is numbered 185. Numerous black and white illustrations in text. Nine Hawaiian legends are recounted in this beautifully illustrated fine press book. Text in French. Rebound in new cloth boards with original cover illustration recessed in front board. Very good. 115pp. > Language: English | > Media/Binding: Hardcover |. Bookseller Inventory # CORV-BBP-05200
Title: Legendes Hawaiiennes.
Publication Date: 1932
Book Condition: Good
Book Description 1 vol. in-8° br., 101 p. lettrines historiées, comme neuf. Seller Inventory # 14933
Book Description Societe D'Edition "Les Belles Lettres", Paris, 1932. Rebound Maroon Cloth. Condition: Ex-library (Good). First (Limited) Edition. Text is in French. Limited to 200 copies, of which this is no. 159. Deaccessioned from a Harvard University library (originally the August 1940 gift of Alfred Marston Tozzer), which bound this volume is maroon buckram cloth; binding has some wear; spine is sunned; leaves have a touch of faint, minor wear, chielfy small bottom-corner crease; one inner margin has a small, old piece of semi-transparent repair tape, which touches on three letters (still visible); tight, text clean. 115 p., illustrated. What looks like the original illustrated title page (or illustrated paper cover?) is bound in at back; the traditional (non-illustrated) title page follows the half-title page at front. A rare book with interesting provenance. [M3:1:3] Size: Oversize. Seller Inventory # 202487