A Preliminary Catalogue of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum.
Book Id: 7246
A Preliminary Catalogue of the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum of Polynesian Ethnology and Natural History. Honolulu 1892-3. The curator at the time of publication was Wm. T. Brigham. The preface quaintly states "The Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum is at present open free to the public on Fridays, from 9 a.m. until 12m.,(sic) and on Saturdays, from 2 until 5pm. Part I, Kahilis, Feather ornaments, Mats & Kapas, 72pp Part II, Household implements, tools, amusements, war, worship, ornaments, medicine, fisheries & canoes, relics of chiefs, 106pp Part III, New Zealand, Samoa & other Polynesian Islands, New Hebrides, Fiji, Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Micronesia, Australia, 64pp & 12 pp index. Part IV, Natural History collections, 64pp Part V, List of pictures, books treating of the Pacific regions, silverware & coins, 70pp, 7pp index. Printed paper wrappers, title on cover, spine and cover edges chipped, lacking back cover o/w vgc. Withdrawn from the NY State library.