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Lot 0310
Heading: (London, Jack)
Author: London, Charmian Kittredge.
Title: Our Hawaii
Place Published: Honolulu
Publisher:Patten Company
Date Published: [1917]

xiv, [2], 345, [1] + 4 ad pp. Frontispiece photographic portrait of Jack London at Waikiki. (8vo) blue cloth stamped in gilt with island vignette, lettered in gilt on spine.

Tipped in on front free endpaper is a cancelled check signed by Jack London and made out to Hilo Railway Co. and dated September 27, 1907. Scarce Hawaiian imprint of Macmillan. Macmillan stamped at spine heel and printed on verso of half title page. Affixed to front pastedown is a portrait of Charmian. With facsimile jacket.


Light bumps at spine ends with a small bump to fore-edge of front board; paper-clip rust residue on title page and frontispiece, light toning to endpapers, a few spots to edges; near fine in fine facsimile jacket.

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Scarce early Hawaiian edition of Our Hawaii

Estimate $400 - $600Jun 27
Berkeley, CA, USA