The Story of the Pacific: van Loon, Hendrik Willem

The Story of the Pacific

van Loon, Hendrik Willem

Published by Harcourt Brace & Company, New York, 1940
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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History of the peoples and explorers of the Pacific Ocean, from prehistoric times; including a chapter on the Panama Canal, early 'primitive' explorers, Polynesian culture, European travelers including Abel Tasman, Jacob Roggeveen, James Cook. Stated first printing - much more common as a book club version. Hardcover, full rust cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book, corners lightly bumped, endsheets lightly tanned, couple of page corners dog-eared; jacket price-clipped, edgeworn with minor rubbing & chipping, short tear to front panel, interior spine tanned. Text clean; vii, blank, 387 pages; index, maps & line drawings by the author, including one on the inner jacket "suitable for framing." 6" by 8¾". Bookseller Inventory # n0530

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Title: The Story of the Pacific

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Company, New York

Publication Date: 1940

Binding: Cloth

Illustrator: Hendrik Willem van Loon

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: First American Edition

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