AN ACCOUNT OF THE NATIVES OF THE TONGA ISLANDS, IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN. With an Original Grammar and Vocabulary of Their Language.; Compiiled and arranged from the extensive communications of Mr. William Mariner, several years resident in those islands. John Martin.

AN ACCOUNT OF THE NATIVES OF THE TONGA ISLANDS, IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN. With an Original Grammar and Vocabulary of Their Language.; Compiiled and arranged from the extensive communications of Mr. William Mariner, several years resident in those islands.

London: John Murray, 1817. First Edition. Cloth-backed boards. Two volumes. pp: lix, 460 + 412 (A Grammar of the Tonga Language included in pagination) + (88) A Vocabulary, Tonga and English + (121) A Vocabulary, English and Tonga; errata page. Bound in modern cloth-backed boards, leather spine labels; margins untrimmed. 9,25" x 5.5" Very Good. Item #036761

The engraved frontispiece in Volume I shows Mariner in Tonga garments. Signature of "Capt. Wellings" at top of each title-page.

Price: $600.00

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