logo
Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Log In
lots of lots
placeholder

Pacific.- Tahiti.- Adams (Henry) Memoirs of Arii Taimai

Discover Similar Items

placeholder
Est. $80,000Oct 10
LEWIS, Martin (1881-1962). New York Harbor Under the Manhattan Bridge. Watercolor and pencil on paper. Signed 'Martin Lewis.' (lower left). c. 1920.18" x 20" 1/2" sheet; 22 1/2" x 21 1/2" fram
Arader GalleriesNew York, NY, US
placeholder
Est. $505 days Left
Incl Sacrifice at Otaheite, Instruments used by Natives of Otaheite, Interview between Captain Wallis and Obera Queen of Otaheite, and Man of Mangea. Copper Plates Published 1801-07 by Macdonald & Son
Albion AuctionsChesterfield, , UK
placeholder
Est. $1,0007 days Left
LOT (8) 19/20TH CENTURY AUTOGRAPHS INC. JOHN QUINCY ADAMS, HORACE GREENLEY, HENRY CLAY, JOHN CALHOUN, JOHN BURROUGHS, ETC...
EstateOfMind AuctionsMiddletown, NY, US
placeholder
Est. $805 days Left
Two Antique Framed Silhouettes, one depicting Mrs. John Quincy Adams and the other Henry Clay. Used condition, chips to frame. Largest Framed size 7 1/2" x 5 3/4"
Nye & CompanyBloomfield, NJ, US
placeholder
Est. $10,000Oct 22
2 1/4" Hardin made of Payson Chert found in Adams Co., Illinois by Henry Morrison 8 Mi N of Berry Authentic Native American Artifact
placeholder
Est. $10,000Oct 22
2 5/8" Hardin made of Payson Chert found in Adams Co., Illinois by Henry Morrison 8 Mi N of Berry Authentic Native American Artifact
placeholder
Est. $1,2004 days Left
WILLIAM HENRY JACKSON 153. Alpine Tunnel, Pacific Slope, S/H. Jackson Denver, 9.8x12.7" Collodion Silver print, Detroit Photographic Co. printed ca.1905. ASG# WHJ/3144 From the Ronzio Collection (fam
placeholder
Est. $1,000Oct 10
Harry Raymond Henry (1882-1974) Color Lithograph "Grand Canyon from Union Pacific Grand Canyon Lodge", circa 1930, signed within the lithograph lower left H. Raymond Henry and titled lower right. Hen
Rafael Osona AuctionsNantucket, MA, US
placeholder
Est. $9007 days Left
dated August 22, 1821, issued for Joseph B. Nones (born 1797), "United States of America" heading with eagle and lyre engraving, marked "No. 145", with Nones' physical characteristics and signature at
Brunk AuctionsAsheville, NC, US
placeholder
Est. $3,000Oct 10
[FROISSART'S CHRONICLES] FROISSART, Sir John (1337–1405). Chronicles of England, France and the Adjoining Countries, From the Latter Part of the Reign of Edward II to the Coronation of Henry IV. [Ca
placeholder
Est. $1,800Oct 23
PROVENANCE: From The Collections of Henry A. "Hank" Lantelme (1917 Centurion) Hank was born in France on March 31, 1917. In his early years his parents moved to St Augustine Fla. Following Hank's bi
Lauren AuctionsRoswell, GA, US
placeholder
Est. €4,500Oct 10
Fine & Unique Kurk Kashan 'Dabir Sanayeh' Pictorial Rug (Adam & Eve), Central Persia,circa 1910, wool/cotton, depicting Adam & Eve in paradise with a hammock bounded on palms, high-quality from the ma
Henry's Auktionshaus AGMutterstadt, , DE

Lot 0060 Details

Description
NO RESERVE Pacific.- Tahiti.- Adams (Henry) Memoirs of Arii Taimai E. Marama of Eimeo Teriirere of Tooarai. Teriinui of Tahiti Tauraatua I Amo, half-title, double-page map of Tahiti, pp. 57/58 supplied in good facsimile mounted on stub, dampstaining (mostly marginal) and occasional soiling, modern half calf, uncut, 4to, Paris, [Privately printed], 1901.

⁂ Rare second edition, revised and expanded from the yet more rare first edition of 1893. Based on legendary tales that Adams heard from the Queen of Tahiti and her family while on a trip to the South Seas.
Buyer's Premium
  • 30% up to £150,000.00
  • 25% up to £1,000,000.00
  • 17% above £1,000,000.00

Pacific.- Tahiti.- Adams (Henry) Memoirs of Arii Taimai

Estimate £150 - £200Aug 13, 2020
Starting Price £10
Shipping, Payment & Auction Policies
Offers In-House Shipping
Ships fromLondon, United Kingdom
Free Local Pick-UpLondon, United Kingdom
placeholder

Forum Auctions

London, UK
1,950 Followers
Auction Curated By:
placeholder
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
placeholder
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature
placeholderplaceholder
Get notifications from your favorite auctioneers.
placeholderplaceholder
As Seen On
placeholder
placeholder
placeholder
placeholder
placeholder
Shop With Confidence
Since 2002, LiveAuctioneers has made exceptional items available for safe purchase in secure online auctions.
placeholder