OMOO: A NARRATIVE OF ADVENTURES IN THE SOUTH SEAS; BEING A SEQUEL TO THE "RESIDENCE IN THE MARQUESAS ISLANDS"

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OMOO: A NARRATIVE OF ADVENTURES IN THE SOUTH SEAS; BEING A SEQUEL TO THE "RESIDENCE IN THE MARQUESAS ISLANDS"
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London: John Murray, . First Edition Contemporary half calf leather with matching corners and marbled boards and endpapers, gilt-ruled spine with recent gilt-lettered black morocco spine label; xiii, 321 pages, no terminal ads. BAL 13655: State B of page 209, no priority. Illustrated with a frontispiece map. First printing of Melville's second book, preceding the American edition by several weeks. Based on the mutiny on the Julia and Melville's adventures as in Tahiti. Lightly foxed; recently and neatly rebacked retaining the original spine. Very Good to Near Fine (Item ID: 015393)


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