A Residence of Twenty-One Years in the Sandwich Islands; or the Civil, Religious, and Political History of Those Islands: Comprising a Particular View of the Missionary Operations Connected with the Introductiona and Progress of Christianity and Civilization Among the Hawaiian People
1848·Hartford and New York
by Hiram Bingham, A.M.
Hartford and New York: Hezekiah Huntington and Sherman Converse, 1848. Cloth. Very Good. A solid, very presentable copy of the 1848 stated 2nd edition. Tight and VG in its dark-brown cloth, with decorative blindstamping at the panels and bright gilt-titling to the spine. Very light soiling along the front panel, light wear to the spine crown. Two period signatures at the front free endpaper, one additional one at the ttitle page. Thick octavo, fold-out plate at the rear of the Hawaiian Islands clean and entirely intact. Lovely frontispiece engraving of the author plus a number of additional uncredited engravings thruout the text. (Inventory #: 14727)
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