Russia and the South Pacific, 1696-1840. Volume 1: The Russians and Australia. Volume 2: Southern and Eastern Polynesia. Glynn BARRATT.

Russia and the South Pacific, 1696-1840. Volume 1: The Russians and Australia. Volume 2: Southern and Eastern Polynesia

Vancouver, University of British Columbia Press, 1988 and 1988.

Octavo, two volumes, xiv, 338 pages plus 30 plates; and xx, 302 pages with 8 maps plus 28 plates.

Papered boards; the first volume has some light ticks in pencil next to some titles in the bibliography, with the dustwrapper lightly scored at the rear and sunned on the spine; an excellent copy (the second volume is a fine copy with the fine dustwrapper).

Offered with two companion volumes by the same author, published by UBCP, and in fine condition with fine dustwrappers: Russia in Pacific Waters, 1715-1825 (1981; xviii, 300 pages with a double-page map plus 23 plates); and Russian Shadows on the British Northwest Coast of North America, 1810-1890 (1983; xviii, 196 pages plus 15 plates). [4 items].

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