Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, 1830. 126pp. 12mo. Contemporary half morocco and marbled boards, spine gilt. Extremities lightly worn. Contemporary ownership markings on front endpapers. Minor foxing and soiling. Very good. Later edition, after the first of 1818. Obookiah was a Hawaiian who was brought to Connecticut as a youth, and lived out his days there amid scenes far from those of his childhood. His tale was known to Melville, who comments on the story in TYPEE. FORBES 746. (Inventory #: WRCAM45573)
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