Beach-La-Mar: The Trade Language of Melanesia [Miniature]

By: Nethery, Wallace

Price: $60.00

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Miniature hardcover; one of 75 copies; 3 x 2.25 inches; v, 46, [1] pages; signed by the author on colophon. Bound in decorative paper with title on paper label pasted to spine, hint of wear at extremities, else fine. Beach-La-Mar is an English based pidgen, spoken by some in the South Pacific. It was once more widely used, primarily by the islanders dealing regularly European and English speaking merchants.

Title: Beach-La-Mar: The Trade Language of Melanesia [Miniature]

Author Name: Nethery, Wallace

Categories: Miniature Books,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, Dawson's Book Shop: 1988

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Size: 64mo - up to 3" tall

Seller ID: 000829

Keywords: MINIATURE BOOKS LANGUAGE STUDY HISTORY ENGLISH PIDGEN SOUTH PACIFIC EAST ASIA