Lot 117: Author: Andrews, Lorrin; Title: Grammar of the Hawaiian Language; Place Published: Honolulu; Publisher: Mission Press; Date Published: 1854; Description: , iv, iii, , (9)-156 pp. Folding table supplied in facsimile. (8vo) 23x14 cm (9x5½") period red moire boards, later cloth backing. First Edition.First issue of the first comprehensive grammar of the Hawaiian language, partially funded by the Hawaiian government. The table is often lacking, as here. Forbes 1974. Condition: Wrappers worn and with some chipping; foxing throughout; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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