Item Detail

Item Number 5485
Title Oceanic Mythology
Author Poignant, Roslyn
Condition VG/VG
Publisher Paul Hamlyn
Place Published London
Date Published 1967
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Sub-title: The Myths Of Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, Australia. Book has dark red cloth binding with black illustration on front and black printing on the spine; it is clean, straight & tight; the upper spine is dinged and the cloth is slightly torn; lower spine and corners are slightly bumped. Text is tight, without any marks or tears. Dust jacket is bright & clean, it has wear/chipping at spine ends and folds, with a couple of edge tears that have been internally mended, it is price clipped and has a small dark spot at the top edge of the front panel. Book includes 24 pages in color and over 100 black and white illustrations. From dj....This is a book both thrilling and romantic. It talks about the area of the southern hemisphere knows as Oceania. ; B/W & Color Illustrations; 11 x 8.5 inches; 139 pages
Keyword(s) Roslyn Poignant,Anthropology,Archaeology,History,Oceania,Mythology,Cultural History,Polynesia,Australia
Category(ies) General Fiction 1sts,Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,History Travel Exploration Places,Religion New Age Mythology Occult
Price $20.25