Very Good in Good jacket. 7¾" by 10¼" Well-researched history of Fiji from its discovery by Europeans to its cession to British control in 1874. Hardcover, full textured red cloth, gilt titling. Light wear to book; jacket lightly worn with short tears, minor creasing, light rubbing; ink initials on free endsheet; light foxing, mostly to endsheets. Text clean; xii, 250, xxviii pages; index, bibliography, text of Deed of Cessation; b/w plates, maps.
Fine. Derrick, R. A. History of Fiji, Volume One. Suva, Fiji: Government Press in the Colony of Fiji, 1963. 250pp. Indexed. Illustrated. 4to. Red Cloth with foldout map. Book condition: Near fine, map with small clased tear.
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Fold-out map to rear.250, xxviii pages An authoritative history of Fiji from the First People through European discovery and colonisation until 1874. Can't find any trace of any further volumes.
Very Good. 4to. Foreword by Sir Harry Luke. xiii, 250, xxviii pages, b/w ills, maps, two appendices, index. Or red cloth boards, gilt spine title. From the Introduction, this volume 'ends with the cession of Fiji to Queen Victoria. It indicates the origin of the Fijian people and attempts to trace the stages through which European impact upon native Fijian culture and polity developed'.
Good. Cover bumped, soiled and rubbed, o/w good. Red cloth 8vo. This 'third edition' appears to be a reprint of the second revised edition. This authoritative history covers the period up to 1874, when the islands were ceded to the British Crown. 250pp. Index. Five maps and illustrations. > Language: English | > Size: 8vo | > Media/Binding: Hardcover |
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