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4to. Tan cloth with black lettering. [vii, 222 p. illus., pl. xli-lxvii] color frontispiece, 26 b&w plates, numerous text illustrations. First edition. Separately published as Vol II No. 4 in the Memoirs of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History. William Tufts Brigham (1841-1926) was curator of the museum and wrote on all aspects of Hawaiian culture and natural history. This work is a history of the recorded eruptions of the volcanoes and is comprehensive in its coverage of sources and past accounts of volcanic activity. Condition: ex-lib but in very good condition. Library acquisition number in black ink on lower spine and bottom of title page; prior owner’s signature and residue of pocket removal on front end paper; lower ¼ of rear paste-down torn away. Text block itself is clean, tight, and bright.
Title: The Volcanoes of Kilauea and Mauna Loa: their variously recorded history to the present time.
Categories: Natural History & Geography,
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher: Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press: 1909
Book Condition: Very Good
Item: 4.00 lbs
Seller ID: k190114d
Keywords: hawaii, volcano, volcanos, volcanoes