"The Early Mapping of Hawai'i",
Subject: Reference Books, Hawaii
Period: 1986 (dated)
Color: Printed Color
10.5 x 14.5 inches
26.7 x 36.8 cm
Riley M. Moffat contributed to Gary L. Fitzpatrick's fine reference on the history of the cartography of Hawaii. This remarkable book contains nearly 70 maps plus more than 20 views, portraits and illustrations. Tells the story of the mapping of Hawaii from its discovery by Captain Cook and the influence upon it by of the West. Published by Editions Limited, Honolulu, HI. First Edition. Folio, hardbound in beige with black stamped titles, 160 pages, maps and illustrations. An essential reference book for the Hawaiian collector.
Like new condition. The pictorial dust jacket has a few marks, still overall fine.