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A Solomons Sojourn. J.E. Philp's Log of the Makira, 1912-1913., PHILP, J.E. (Edited by R.A. Herr with E.A. Rood).
A Solomons Sojourn. J.E. Philp's Log of the Makira, 1912-1913.
18.00 AUD

Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse., DUNMORE, John.
Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse.
20.00 AUD

Cook's Pacific Encounters. The Cook-Forster Collection of the Georg-August University of Gottingen., CaptainJames Cook:
Cook's Pacific Encounters. The Cook-Forster Collection of the Georg-August University of Gottingen.
45.00 AUD

Samoan & Marquesan life in Oceania : a probing travelogue.
25.00 AUD

Where the Waves Fall : a new South Sea Islands history from first settlement to colonial rule.
40.00 AUD

The Victorian Visitors. An Account of the Hawaiian Kingdom, 1861-1866, Including the Journal Letters of Sophia Cracroft, Extracts from the Journals of Lady Franklin, and Diaries and Letters of Queen Emma of Hawaii.
25.00 AUD

TAHITIAN JOURNAL.
45.00 AUD

Peter Dillon of Vanikoro. Chevalier of the South Seas.
33.00 AUD

 

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1 BIDDLE, George. TAHITIAN JOURNAL.
Minnesota University of Minnesota Press 1968 
Small 4to, 207pp, b/w illus. Cloth with d/w. Very good. ***The artist's 1920s journal. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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2 BROSSE, Jacques. Great Voyages of Exploration: the golden age of discovery in the Pacific.
Buderim, Qld. David Bateman 1983 
Trans by Stanley Hochman. Preface by Leslie R. Marchant. Large 4to. 228pp, index, b&w and colour illus. Original cloth with dustwrapper (short closed tear near head of spine). A small trifling scuff on the fore-edges. Very good. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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Cook's Pacific Encounters. The Cook-Forster Collection of the Georg-August University of Gottingen., CaptainJames Cook:
3 CaptainJames Cook: Cook's Pacific Encounters. The Cook-Forster Collection of the Georg-August University of Gottingen.
Canberra National Museum of Australia Press 2006 
4to. xiv, 110pp, profusely illustrated in colour and black & white, maps. Soft covers. Fine. ISBN 1876944471 ***Catalogue of an exhibition at the National Museum of Australia 1 July - 10 September 2006. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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4 CLARKE, Peter. Hell and Paradise : the Norfolk - Bounty - Pitcairn Saga.
Melbourne Viking 1986 
Square 4to. 190pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0670815217 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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5 DAVIDSON, J.W. Edited by O.H.K. Spate. Peter Dillon of Vanikoro. Chevalier of the South Seas.
Melbourne Oxford University Press 1975 
351pp, 8 maps/plates, endpaper maps. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0195504577 
Price: 33.00 AUD
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Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse., DUNMORE, John.
6 DUNMORE, John. Pacific Explorer : the life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse.
Palmerston North (NZ) Dunmore Press 1985 
318pp, illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Tape marks on the boards from a previous d/w covering, otherwise a very good clean copy. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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7 Exploration: Exploring the Mysterious South. The tales of the men who sought new lands and fortune in the Pacific's uncharted territoroes.
Sydney Bay Books nd 
Small 4to. 280pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 085835912X ***Pacific maritime exploration; Australian land explorers, cattle drovers, coaches, river boats and railways; Antarctica. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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8 GARDINER, Lindsay. PACIFIC PEOPLES.
London Longmans, Green and Co. 1957 
Illustrated by Nancy Parker. 135pp, b/w illus incl maps. Dec papered boards with d/w (spine lightly discoloured and stained). Some pencil underlining. Very good. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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9 HOWE, K.R. Where the Waves Fall : a new South Sea Islands history from first settlement to colonial rule.
Syd. Allen & Unwin 1984 
First edition. Large 8vo. 403pp, illustrated. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Top edges a little spotted, owner's small name-stamp on ffep. Very good. ISBN 0868613436 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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10 KORN, Alfons L. The Victorian Visitors. An Account of the Hawaiian Kingdom, 1861-1866, Including the Journal Letters of Sophia Cracroft, Extracts from the Journals of Lady Franklin, and Diaries and Letters of Queen Emma of Hawaii.
Honolulu University of Hawaii Press. 1958 
Small square 4to. 351pp. Original cloth with dustwrapper (spine a bit sunned). Very good. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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11 NOBBS, Raymond. Norfolk Island and itsThird Settlement. The First Hundred Years: the Pitcairn Era, 1856-1956 and the Melanesian Mission, 1866-1920.
Sydney Library of Australian History 2006 
242pp, b&w photographs, map. Vinyl cloth with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0977513327 ***The third of three volumes examining the human and natural history of the island. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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A Solomons Sojourn. J.E. Philp's Log of the Makira, 1912-1913., PHILP, J.E. (Edited by R.A. Herr with E.A. Rood).
12 PHILP, J.E. (Edited by R.A. Herr with E.A. Rood). A Solomons Sojourn. J.E. Philp's Log of the Makira, 1912-1913.
Hobart THRA 1978 
An edition of 500 copies. 208pp, frontis portrait, map, illustrated. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Philp was a Tasmanian shipping clerk who served on a small trading vessel servicing the coconut plantation industry - 'the humour of life aboard ship with a native crew and the tragedy of murder and cannibalism ashore are faithfully and graphically recorded. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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13 SMITH, Bernard. Imagining the Pacific : in the wake of the Cook voyages.
Melbourne MUP 1992 
(Miegunyah Press series, no 10.) 4to. 262pp, well illustrated in colour and b/w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good to fine. ISBN 0522845053 
Price: 75.00 AUD
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14 THAWLEY, John Australasia and South Pacific Islands Bibliography.
Maryland, USA Scarecrow Press 1997 
(Scarecrow Area Bibliographies, no 12.) 588pp, map. Original cloth (as issued, without d/w). Very good. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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15 URMENYHAZI, Attila. Samoan & Marquesan life in Oceania : a probing travelogue.
Hobart Author 2013 
66pp, illustrations & map in colour. Soft covers. Fine (new). ISBN 0646909126 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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