Lot 215 of 392:
The Islander: A Weekly Journal Vol.1  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$3,600
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
The Islander: A Weekly Journal Devoted to Hawaiian Interests, Scientific Researches, Literature, Home and Foreign Affairs
Author:
Place:
Honolulu, Hawaii
Publisher:
Thos. G. Thrum, Business Agent
Date:
1875
Description:

Vol. I, Nos 1-35, March 5 Oct. 29, 1875. [4], 244 pp. With volume title and table of contents. 28.5x19.5 cm. (11¼x7¾"), half cloth and marbled boards.

Complete run of this scarce Hawaiian weekly, which ceased publication after No. 35. OCLC/World Cat lists only two copies, at the Huntington Library and the University of Texas.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Wear and soiling to leather and boards with rubbing to extremities, corners worn, most of spine lacking with front board nearly detached; offsetting to endpapers, toning and scattered light foxing to pages, two worm holes run through the entire volume, getting larger at the rear; good.
 
Item number:
275461
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