Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Cook Voyage Artifacts in Leningrad, Berne, and Florence Museums [Bernice P. Bishop Museum Special Publication, 66]

Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press, 1978. First edition. Softcover. Quarto. X, 186pp. Original decorative wrappers. Color frontispiece. This remarkable monograph features a selection of objects collected by the famous discoverer of numerous peoples inhabiting the Pacific Ocean basin. These objects represent an eloquent historical record depicting the culture of the people of that area before it had been destroyed by the influence of European civilization, and add to the subtle observations, penetrating conclusions, and ethnographic information found in the diaries of this intrepid seafarer. Minor shelf-wear and sunning on wrappers. Wraps in overall good+, interior in good+ to very good condition. g. Item #34953

Price: $65.00

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