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185
[Staley, Thomas Nettleship]
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LOT SOLD. 720 USD
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185
[Staley, Thomas Nettleship]
Estimate
8001,200
LOT SOLD. 720 USD
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Fine Books and Manuscripts Including A Private Collection of Historical Hawaiiana

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[Staley, Thomas Nettleship]

Five Years' Church Work in the Kingdom of Hawaii.  By the Bishop of Honolulu.  London, Oxford and Cambridge: Rivingtons, 1868

12mo (7  1/4  x 5 in.; 184 x 127 mm).  Two albumen photographic plates (one being the frontispiece), folding map, 8 engraved plates; minor spotting on title.  Publisher's plum cloth, gilt cross and miter on spine, Hawaiian church flag in gilt on upper cover; foot of spine chipped, wear and rubbing.


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Literature

Forbes 2816

Catalogue Note

First edition of "an important account of the Anglican Church in Hawaii, by its first Bishop …. The work is notable for its use of two original albumen photographs as illustrations" (Forbes).

Fine Books and Manuscripts Including A Private Collection of Historical Hawaiiana

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New York