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Fiji

Last update: 27 November 2023

47749
AALBERSBERG, Prof. Bill, GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul & NUNN, Prof. Patrick (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 1999 - Volume 12, No 2
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1999. 1st edition limited to 2000 copies. Volume 12, No. 2, 1999. 58 PP with 6 maps, 4 figures and 7 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Preliminary report on Archaeological Research in the Yasawa Islands by Terry L. Hunt ... Ethan E. Cochrane. The prey of Peregrine Falcons, by T. H. Worthy.

47853
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill (editor)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 1997 - Volume 11, No 1
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1997. 1st edition limited to 1000 copies. Volume 11, No. 1 for 1997. (2), 50 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Thinking the Pacific: A Kanak View as expressed by Jean-Marie Tjibaou, by Professor Eric Waddell. Kava, ceremonial drink to wonder drug... Sketches in Fijian History (part 2) by Colman Wall...

47854
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 1997 - Volume 11, No 2
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1997. 1st edition limited to 500 copies. Volume 11, No. 2 for 1997. 38 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Fijian double-spouted vessels, by Geoffrey Clark and Tarisi Sorovi-Vunidilo... Historical notes on Suva (part 2) by Colman Wall...

47856
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, NUNN, Patrick D., GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2001 - Volume 13, No 1
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2001. 1st edition limited to 500 copies. Volume 13, No. 1 for 2001. 36 PP with 11 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Na Sala ni Ibe: A path of Mats - A village funeral in Nadroga by Jacqueline Ryle... Fijian Canoes, by Sela Vuinakasa Rayawa..

47857
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, NUNN, Patrick D., GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2001 - Volume 13, No 2
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2001. 1st edition limited to 500 copies. Volume 13, No. 2 for 2001. 48 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Spatial patterning of a Lapita landscape at an archaeological site in the West New Britain Province... Archaeological and palaeoenvironmental investigations on Yacuta Island, Northern Lau, Fiji Islands.

47858
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, NUNN, Patrick D., GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2002 - Volume 15, No 1
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2002. 1st edition limited to 500 copies. Volume 15, No. 1 for 2002. 38 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Rukunikoro: reconstruction of a late prehistoric fortification on Cikobia Island (Macuata) Fiji, by C. Sand, J. Bolé... The Manila brig revisited - the brig Concepcion cut off at Fiji in 1825, by Rod Levesque.

47859
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, NUNN, Patrick D., GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2002 - Volume 15, No 2
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2003. 1st edition limited to 300 copies. Volume 15, No. 2 for 2003. 30 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Kava and liver toxicity by RFW Moulds & J. Malani.. The meaning of some Indian Customs as practised in Fiji, by A W McMillan..

47860
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, NUNN, Patrick D., GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2003 - Volume 16, No 1
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2003. 1st edition limited to 300 copies. Volume 16, No. 1 for 2003. 30 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

An early Lapita site on Moturiki Island, Central Fiji... Inland and coastal Lapita on Vitilevu Island.

47861
AALBERSBERG, Professor Bill, NUNN, Patrick D., GERAGHTY, Dr. Paul (editors)
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2002 - Volume 16, No 2
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2003. 1st edition limited to 300 copies. Volume 16, No. 2 for 2003. 32 PP with 10 figures. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Archaeological and GIS-based Research in the Sigatoka Valley, fiji, by Julie S. Field.

42003
BAYLISS-SMITH, Tim, BEDFORD, Richard, BROOKFIELD, Harold, & LATHAM, Marc
ISLANDS, ISLANDERS AND THE WORLD - The colonial and post-colonial experience of eastern Fiji
$30.00 AUD

C.U.P. Cambridge. 1988. 1st Ed., in Cambridge Human Geography series. XVII, 323 PP with 8 b/w photos, 32 tables and 37 figures. Eps: Map of Fiji. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 052126877X

54174
BECKWITH, Noah (editor)
THE ECONOMIST INTELLIGENCE UNIT - Country Report - PACIFIC ISLANDS: Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu - 4th Quarter 1998
$10.00 AUD

The Economist Intelligence Unit. London. 1998. Issue: 4th quarter 1998. (2), 58 PP with graphs, map and tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27 x 20.8.

Foe each country: Outlook, Economic Structure, Political Structure, Review.... Other Island countries: Palau.

54175
BECKWITH, Noah (editor)
THE ECONOMIST INTELLIGENCE UNIT - Country Report - PACIFIC ISLANDS: Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu - 1st Quarter 1999
$10.00 AUD

The Economist Intelligence Unit. London. 1999. Issue: 1st quarter 1999. (2), 62 PP with graphs, map and tables. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 27 x 20.8.

For each country: Outlook, Economic Structure, Political Structure, Review.... Other Island countries: Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, Nauru.

54176
BECKWITH, Noah (editor)
THE ECONOMIST INTELLIGENCE UNIT - Country Report - PACIFIC ISLANDS: Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu - 2nd Quarter 1999
$10.00 AUD

The Economist Intelligence Unit. London. 1999. Issue: 2nd quarter 1999. (2), 66 PP with graphs, map and tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27 x 20.8.

For each country: Outlook, Economic Structure, Political Structure, Review.... Other Island countries: Federated States of Micronesia, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Tuvalu, Nauru, Niue.

54177
BECKWITH, Noah (editor)
THE ECONOMIST INTELLIGENCE UNIT - Country Report - PACIFIC ISLANDS: Fiji, New Caledonia, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu - 3rd Quarter 1999
$10.00 AUD

The Economist Intelligence Unit. London. 1999. Issue: 3rd quarter 1999. 64 PP with graphs, map and tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27 x 20.8.

For each country: Outlook, Economic Structure, Political Structure, Review.... Other Island countries: Cook Islands, Marshall Islands, Nauru.

33372
BELCHER, W. J. & SIBSON, R. B.
BIRDS OF FIJI IN COLOUR
$15.00 AUD

Collins. Auckland. 1982. Reprint of the 1972 original. No pagination, 56 PP with 24 colour plates. Eps: Map of the Fiji Islands. Hard cover, illustrated front, dj. Fine. 26 x 19.7. 02130300

58303
BENSON, C. J.
RICHNESS IN DIVERSITY - An English language book for Form 6
$15.00 AUD

Suva. 1977. Ministry of Education, Fiji. 1st Ed. Foreword by Hari Ram. (2), IV, 50 PP with 8 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.

55717
BIRKS, Lawrence
ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS AT SIGATOKA DUNE SITE, FIJI
$25.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1973. Bulletin No. 1. X, 176 PP with tables, over 50 figures and 50 b/w plates, plus 2 folding plates (figures 3 & 4). Drawings by Winifred Mumford. Soft cover. Fine. 27.6 x 21.5.

45056
BOULAGNON, Paul
EMMANUEL ROUGIER - Des Isles d'Auvergne à l'Océanie (Fidji, Tahiti, Christmas Island) - Le Père Rougier (1864-1932), Missionaire et Aventurier
$45.00 AUD

Les Editions du Roure. Paris. 2003. 2nd edition. 191 PP with b/w illustrations (facsimile of documents, maps, photos). Facsimile in colour, recto / verso of "Les Timbres de l'abbe Rougier", tipped in on title page. Pictorial card covers. Fine. French text. 21.5 x 15. 9782906278394

Missionary works in Fiji and the New Hebrides. Shipowner and copra maker on Fanning then Christmas Islands.

33358
BOYACK, James
FIJI FIJI
$10.00 AUD

Editions du Pacifique & Fiji Visitors Bureau. Papeete & Suva. 1972. 1st English edition adapted from the French original. 128 PP with 2 b/w illustrations, 3 plans, 4 maps and 150 colour photos. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover. Note on front endpaper. Very good. 21 x 17.4.

History, the islands, people...

53158
BROOKFIELD, H. C., ELLIS, F. & WARD, R. G.
LAND, CANE AND COCONUTS - Papers on the rural economy of Fiji
$15.00 AUD

Research School of Pacific Studies / ANU. Canberra. 1985. 1st Ed. Publication HG/17 by yDepartment of Human Geograph. X, 11- 251, (3) PP with 1 map, 9 figures and 17 tables. Soft cover, illustrated front. Spine lightly sunned. Near fine. 24.4 x 17.2. 0867847271

33349
BURNS, Sir Alan
FIJI
$25.00 AUD

HMSO. London. 1963. 1st Ed., in the Corona Library series. XV, 254 PP with 4 maps and 17 drawings by Jane Coats, plus 32 pages with 54 b/w photos and a large folded map at the end of book. Fp (in colour): Suva Market. Title page: A Fijian Island. Eps: Fijian bark-cloth. Cloth cover, dj (lightly rubbed). Note on half title page. Near fine. 21.8 x 14.

The author was in 1959-60 chairman of the Commission of Enquiry into the Natural Resources and Population Trends of Fiji.

71571
BURTON, J. W. & DEANE, Wallace
A HUNDRED YEARS IN FIJI
$50.00 AUD

The Epworth Press. London. 1936. 1st Ed. 144 PP, plus 8 plates with 12 b/w photos. Fp: A Fijian Dancer. FEP: Map of Fiji, with track of the T.S.S. Katoomba. Cloth cover, dj. Neat signature and address of previous owner on verso of frontispiece. Light foxing out outside page edges. Dust jacket has a few small chips, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. 19 x 13.

Work of the pioneer missionaries and their successors.

33456
BUSH, Peter & VEYSEY, Alex
CHILDREN OF VUDA
$20.00 AUD

Mothibai. Suva. c. 1990. 1st Ed. 76 PP with 120 colour photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. Oblong: 21 x 24.

Life of two children from the village of Viseivisei.

46803
CLUNIE, Fergus (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum Quarterly - 1985 - September - Volume III: No. 1
$25.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1985. 1st Ed., Volume III, No. 1 for 1985. 40 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps, 7 drawings or engravings) and 1 colour photo. Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (the mânâ or mangrove-lobster). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

The mana, or mangrove-lobster. Fijian and Tongan war arrows.

46804
CLUNIE, Fergus (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum Quarterly - 1985 - September - Volume III: No. 2
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1985. 1st Ed., Volume III, No. 2 for 1985. 41- 88 PP with b/w illustrations (1 maps, 4 drawings, 23 engravings) and 3 colour photos. Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (Thakombau, alias The Vuni Valu King of Feejee). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

Faces from the 'Fifties' (1850's). Aquatic species introduced to Fiji. Ornithological observations on Rabe Island.

46805
CLUNIE, Fergus (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum Quarterly - 1986 - Volume IV, No. 4
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1986. 1st Ed., Volume IV, No. 4 for 1986. 141- 172 PP with b/w illustrations (1 sketch, 5 drawings and engravings, 13 photos). Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (man beating a Lali). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

Lali - The Drums of Fiji. A slit-gong club from Fiji.

55680
CLUNIE, Fergus (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum Quarterly - 1986 - Volume IV, No. 3
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1986. 1st Ed., Volume IV, No. 3. 97-140 PP with b/w illustrations (4 maps and 2 photos). Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (Namosi and Mount Voma). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

Travels in the interior of Viti Levu by Eduard Graeffe, translated from the German by Stefanie Vuikaba Waine.

42965
COLPANI, Satya
BEYOND THE BLACK WATERS - A Memoir of Sir Sathi Narain
$20.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies / USP. Suva. 1996. 1st Ed. X, 164 PP with 1 map, 1 genealogical tree, 2 facsimile of documents and 22 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 9820201179

Immigrant from southern India, to successful businessman in Fiji.

55709
CONTE, Alex, SIMPSON, Stanley, BAINIMARAMA, Commodore Josaia Voreqe, URWIN, Greg
HOW SHOULD FIJI RESPOND TO THE THREAT OF TERRORISM?
$20.00 AUD

Citizen's Constitutional Forum. Suva. 2005. 1st Ed. Foreword by Reverend Akuila Yabaki. Opening remarks by Eugène Berg. (4), 152 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 20.7 x 14.6. 9823390096

Results of a public workshop hosted by the Citizens' Constitutional Forum and the Fiji Human Rights Commission.

60720
COTTAGE, Louis (editor)
COMMUNITIES: SOCIAL SCIENCE 1-2 - Pupil's Study Book
$20.00 AUD

Ministry of Education. Suva. 1976. 1st Ed. (4), 88 PP with b/w or colour illustrations (drawings, sketches, maps, plans), and 22 b/w photos. Hard cover, illustrated front board. Near fine. 25 x 18.3.

Looking at Communities: Making Maps. Communities in Fiji: Bucalevu - A Fijian Village. Vutuni Settlement - An Indian Community near Ba. Levuka - Fiji's former Capital.

58619
CRAIG, Robert D. & INMAN, Marianne
PACIFICA - A Journal of Pacific and Asian studies - Volume 1, Number 1
$20.00 AUD

Pacific Rim Studies Center / Alaska Pacific University. Anchorage, Alaska. 1989. Vol. 1, No. 1, January 1989. (4), 145 PP, (3 publications) with 10 tables. Soft cover. Name of previous owner at top of title page. Very good. 22.7 x 15.2.

Clouds over the Pacific, by Harold C. Hinton. Studies of Russian America, by Lydia Black. Current Japanese thinking, by Donald M. Arase. Fiji: the anatomy of a Revolution, by Ralph R. Premdas. ...

60975
CURRENT AFFAIRS BULLETIN
FIJI (in CAB, Vol. 27, No. 6)
$5.00 AUD

CAB/University of Sydney. Sydney. 1961. Vol. 27, No. 6, Jan. 23, 1961. Edited by J.L.J. WILSON. (1), 82-96 PP with 1 graph and 3 maps Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper. Near fine. 23 x 14.5.

45176
CURTH, Hank & WENDT, Sue
FIJI ISLANDS
$15.00 AUD

Thomas Nelson. Melbourne. 1970. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 1 map, and b/w or colour photos. Title spread: foot print in the sand. Eps: Map of the South West Pacific. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 23.5 x 22. 0170019209

33533
DE RUDDER, Catherine
FOCUS ON FIJI
$15.00 AUD

Investment Management Service Ltd. Suva. 1973. 1st Ed. 176 PP with 18 b/w and 228 colour photos by Christian De Rudder. FEP: Map of the Pacific with Fiji. REP: Map of Fiji and Tonga. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on spine, dj. Name of previous owner on front endpaper. Near fine. 31 x 23.5.

33178
DERRICK, R. A.
THE FIJI ISLANDS - A Geographical Handbook
$15.00 AUD

Government Printing Department. Suva. 1951. 1st Ed. XVIII, 334, XIX PP with 140 figures & maps, plus 60 pages with 2 charts and 110 b/w plates. Hard cover, dj. Inscription on front endpaper, bottom right hand corner of pages a little bumped, o/wise a very good clean copy. 24.5. x 18.5.

70810
DERRICK, R. A., HUGHES, C. A. A. & RIDDELL, R. B.
THE FIJI ISLANDS - A Geographical Handbook
$30.00 AUD

Government Printing Department. Suva. 1965. Revised edition of the 1951 Original. Foreword by L. B. Freeston, Governor of Fiji. XVIII, 336, XIX (appendix & index) PP with 5 tables and 140 figures & maps, plus 60 pages with 112 b/w plates (including 2 charts). Fp: A.K. Maroro sailing in the Astrolabe Lagoon. Hard cover, simile leather, gilt title on spine, dj. Inside of dust jacket near spine has old water stain, o/wise a very good clean copy. 25.8. x 19.5.

45449
DOVE, Victor
FIJI SKETCHBOOK
$10.00 AUD

Rigby. Adelaide. 1970. 1st Ed. 63 PP with 8 portraits and 45 sketches. Eps: Map of Fiji and location map. Hard cover, dj. Near fine. 21.8 x 14.5. 0851790283

33467
Fatiaki, Anselmo, Howard, Alan, et al...
ROTUMA: Hanua Pumue
$20.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies / USP. Suva. 1991. Revised enlarged edition of the 1977 original. XVI, 267 PP with diagrams, tables, 2 maps and 13 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.8 x 14.7. 9820200350

Hanua Pumue: Precious land. History, superstition and religion by Ieli Irava. Mission influence on seculiar life by John Tanu...

58421
FIJI
COCONUT - The Pacific Islands Children's Magazine - Volume 2
$20.00 AUD

Lotu Pasifika Productions. Suva. 1977. Volume 2, No 1 to No 4 for 1977. 4 issues for a total of 64 PP with b/w illustrations (cartoon strips, drawings, photos). Pictorial soft cover. Ageing of paper, o/wise a fine set. Rare. 30.2 x 21.5.

59669
FIJI
FIJIANA - News Magazine for Democracy in Fiji
$15.00 AUD

Movement for Democracy in Fiji, Vic. Branch Melbourne. 1987. Issue for November 1987. Message from Dr. Timoci Bavadra, Prime Minister. Edited by Reddy SHRADHANAND. No pagination, 40 PP (typescript) with b/w illustrations. Soft cover. Very good. 29.7 x 21.

Who is a Fijian, by Barbara Whippy. Terror - Fiji Style, by Noor Dean. ...

60149
FIJI
TOWN PLANNING BOARD - Report for the year 1971
$10.00 AUD

Parliament of Fiji. Suva. 1972. Parliamentary Paper No. 31 of 1972. 8 PP with 1 table. Soft cover. Signature of previous owner at top corner of front cover, o/wise fine. 29.8 x 21.2.

60150
FIJI
CO-OPERATIVES DEPARTMENT - Report for two years 1969 and 1970
$10.00 AUD

Parliament of Fiji. Suva. 1973. Parliamentary Paper No. 5 of 1973. (4), 23 PP with tables. Soft cover. Signature of previous owner at top corner of front cover, o/wise fine. 29.8 x 21.2.

60164
FIJI
FROM THE ISLANDS TO THE INLAND - FIJI (in Jetstar Magazine)
$10.00 AUD

Jetstar Airways. Sydney. 2011. April 2011 issue. 120 PP. Contains article from P.70 to 74 with colour illustrations (1 map and 7 photos). Pictorial soft cover. New. 27 x 21.

Explore beyond Fiji's idyllic beaches to discover its hidden side.

60194
FIJI
DIRECTIONS - Bulletin of the USP Institute of Education No. 5
$10.00 AUD

Institute of Education, University of the South Pacific. Suva. 1980. No. 5, 1980. Edited by John and Pamela WEEKS. (3), 69 PP with tables. Pictorial soft cover. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise near fine. 21 x 15.2.

... Education crisis in the South Seas, by 'I. Futa Helu. ...Bases for Pacific co-operation: the Islands and the Rim, by R. G. Crocombe. ...

46799
FIJI MUSEUM
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 2001 - Volume 14, Nos 1 & 2
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 2001. 1st Ed., Volume 14, Nos. 1 & 2, 2001. Edited by Prof. Bill AALBERSBERT, Dr. Paul GERAGHTY & Prof. Patrick NUNN. 81 PP with 1 map and 2 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Emergence of the Fijian Identity, by Judith Croasdell.

63739
FIJI MUSEUM
FIJI'S CELEBRATIONS - Exhibition Guide
$15.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. c. 1988. Folder containinig 8 sheets printed on recto only. Format - Sheet: 29.7 x 21 & illustrated folder: Fine. 34 x 23.

Published at the time of an exhibition on the various faiths and ethnic groups in Fiji. Muslim, Hindu, Christian, Sikh, Baha'i / Fijian, Rotuman, Banaban, European. Hibiscus festival.

33351
FOREMAN, Russell
SANDALWOOD ISLAND
$15.00 AUD

Heinemann. London. 1961. 1st Ed. 273 PP. Eps: Map of Sandalwood Island Vanua Levu. Hard cover, dj (price clipped). Light foxing of edges. Near fine. 20.5 x 13.3.

Novel set in Fiji: year 1805, escaped convicts from New South Wales, sandalwood and Fijian warriors.

56223
FRAENKEL, Jon & FIRTH, Stewart (editors)
FROM ELECTION TO COUP IN FIJI: The 2006 Campaign and its Aftermath
$25.00 AUD

Asia Pacific Press & ANU E Press. Canberra. 2007. 1st Ed. XXVIII, 483 PP with 4 maps, 7 figures and 34 tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.8. 9780731538126

51018
GAVOKA, Viliame (Bill)
FIJI ME
$10.00 AUD

Sydney. 2006. Fiji Islands Visitors Bureau & Qantas Holidays. 1st Ed. No pagination, 32 PP with colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 30 x 23.

Tourist advertising campaign: Relax me, Captivate me, Delight me, Romance me, Excite me... On the back cover: Isa Lei, Fijian Farewell Song.

33464
GRAVELLE, Kim
FIJI'S TIMES - A HISTORY OF FIJI
$10.00 AUD

Fiji Times & Herald. Suva. 1991. Reprint of the re-designed and re-typeset edition of 1988. 246 PP with 84 b/w illust. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.7 x 15. 9822140010

50 stories from the Historical Feature series published in Fiji Times.

33465
GRAVELLE, Kim
FIJI'S TIMES - A HISTORY OF FIJI (Book one)
$10.00 AUD

Fiji Times & Herald. Suva. 1979. 1st Ed. 84 PP with 24 b/w illust. Inside front cover: Giant double-hulled canoe. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.9 x 15.2.

18 stories from the Historical Feature series published in Fiji Times.

33466
GRAVELLE, Kim
FIJI'S TIMES - A HISTORY OF FIJI (Book two)
$10.00 AUD

Fiji Times & Herald. Suva. 1979. 1st Ed. 84 PP with 30 b/w illust. Inside front cover: Fortified village in Vanua Levu. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 20.9 x 15.2.

16 stories from the Historical Feature series published in Fiji Times.

59820
GRAVELLE, Kim
YAYA - A FIJI PERSPECTIVE
$10.00 AUD

Robert Brown & Associates & Fiji Expo Committee. Bathurst, NSW. 1988. Special edition for the 1988 World Expo. 50, (2) PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 23 x 20. 1862730024

Book prepared especially for Fiji's participation in Expo 88, Brisbane.

13270
GREY, Capt. J. R.
WORLD'S END - Life and Laughter in the South Seas
$10.00 AUD

Robertson & Mullens. Melbourne. 1944. Reprint in a new and cheaper edition. 175, (1) PP, plus 16 pages with 13 b/w photos. Fp: Margaret. Cloth cover, dj. War economy paper (browning), o/wise a very good clean copy.. 21.6 x 14.

Life on coconut plantations before WWII, first in Tahiti then in Fiji. The author had previously sailed on the Northwest coast of Australia for five years.

52222
GUY, Sandy
PERFECTLY PACIFIC: The Islands of Fiji's Yasawa Group... (in Qantas Magazine)
$10.00 AUD

Qantas Airways Ltd. Sydney. 2003. Issue for November 2003. 264 PP. Contains article between P.133 and 137with 6 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 27.5 x 21.

...offer idyllic, lagoon-side luxury.

13760
HENDERSON, G. C.
THE DISCOVERERS OF THE FIJI ISLANDS - Tasman, Cook, Bligh, Wilson, Bellingshausen
$45.00 AUD

John Murray. London. 1933. 1st Ed. XVIII, 324 PP, (2 adv.) plus 47 plates with 53 b/w illust. incl. 21 charts and one large folded map in rear pocket. Maroon cloth cover with a few light marks, gilt title on spine. Light foxing on outside page edges, spine lightly sunned, o/wise near fine internally. Scarce. 23.4 x 15.2.

70306
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - MOONLIGHT MBENGA PASSAGE (From the Bridge)
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 24.5 x 31 cm.

70312
HILDER, Brett
LANDSCAPE - MOUNTAIN SOUTH OF VITI-LEVU
$200.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. Oblong: 21.5 x 37 cm.

71024
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ISMAIL - Chef "ROMANDA"
$200.00 AUD

Dated 11.10.67. Original unframed watercolour. 33 x 23cm.

Born Suva, Chef M/V Romanda.

71071
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - ARTHUR FREEMAN - On board M.V. "MALAITA"
$200.00 AUD

Dated 29 July 1953. Original unframed signed watercolour. 34 x 27.5cm.

Born 1873 in Reading, England. Came with his parents on the Peterborough in 1880. He spent 8 years in the goldfields of Western Australia before leaving for Fiji in 1906 with his brothers who worked for CSR. Arthur went into the banana exporting business. Later he moved with his family to Queensland, bought about 90 acres at Tomewin near Murwillumbah and started a banana plantation (see article in PIM, October 1959).

71081
HILDER, Brett
PORTRAIT - RATU GEORGE KANDAVULEVU THAKOMBAU, O.B.E., Vunivalu of Bau
$150.00 AUD

No date. Original unframed watercolour. 32.5 x 23.

60743
HOPKIN, Tony & WEEKS, John (guest editors)
SYMPOSIUM "FIJI EDUCATION IN THE SEVENTIES" (in The South Pacific Journal of Teacher Education)
$10.00 AUD

SPATE / South Pacific Association for Teacher Education. Melbourne. 1978. Volume 6, No. 2, 1978. (4), 109-176 PP. Soft cover, illustrated front. Very good. 22.8 x 15.2.

Fiji Education in the Seventies: Change and Development. 8 papers.

12924
KATZ, Richard
THE STRAIGHT PATH, A Story of Healing and Transformation in Fiji
$10.00 AUD

Addison-Wesley. New York. 1993. 1st Ed. (XIV), 413 PP with 1 map, 4 draw. & 33 b/w photos in text plus 8 pages with 15 colour photos. Hard cover, cloth spine, pict. dj. Fine. 23.6 x 16. 0201608677

A healing tradition, emphasizing the spiritual dimensions of health and their relevance to the community.

33347
KNOX-MAWER, June
A GIFT OF ISLANDS - Living in Fiji
$20.00 AUD

John Murray. London. 1967. Reprint of the 1965 original. XII, 235 PP, plus 1 map on double page and 12 pages with 17 b/w photos. Hard cover, dj (rubbed around edges). Light foxing, o/wise near fine. 22.2 x 14.5.

33348
KNOX-MAWER, June
A GIFT OF ISLANDS - Living in Fiji
$10.00 AUD

John Murray. London. 1967. Reprint of the 1965 original. XII, 235 PP, plus 1 map on double page and 12 pages with 17 b/w photos. Hard cover a little soiled, light foxing, renewed endpapers. A good reading copy. 22.2 x 14.5.

42133
LAL, Brij V.
MR TULSI'S STORE - A Fijian Journey
$20.00 AUD

Pandanus Books. Canberra. 2001. 1st Ed. XI, 209 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22 x 14.2. 1740760077

Autobiography: childhood in Fiji, education up to University, posting at Hawaii University...

37869
LAL, Brij V. (editor)
POLITICS IN FIJI - Studies in Contemporary History
$20.00 AUD

Institute for Polynesian Studies. Honolulu. 1986. 1st US edition. XI, 161 PP with 7 tables. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 22.4 x 14.5. 0939154455

Fiji: Political change 18974-1960 by Ahmed Ali. Colonial Fiji: Ethnic divisions and elite conciliation by Robert Norton... The emergence of the Fiji Labour Party by Brij V. Lal.

42009
LAL, Brij V. & LARMOUR, Peter (editors)
ELECTORAL SYSTEMS IN DIVIDED SOCIETIES: The Fiji Constitution Review
$30.00 AUD

National Centre for Development Studies / ANU. Canberra. 1997. 1st Ed. Pacific Policy Paper 21. VIII, 160 PP with 1 map and 2 tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.5 x 14.2. 0731523423

12956
LAWSON, Stephanie
TRADITION VERSUS DEMOCRACY IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC, Fiji, Tonga and Western Samoa
$60.00 AUD

C.U.P. Cambridge. 1996. 1st Ed. XII, 228 PP with 4 maps & 4 tables in text. Hard cover, dj. Fine. 23.5 x 15.5. 0521496381

How current movements to reclaim and celebrate tradition, protects the power and privileges of indigenous elites.

11550
LEE, Jenny (editor)
IMAGINING THE PACIFIC (In Meanjin - Volume 49, No.4)
$10.00 AUD

University of Melbourne. Melbourne. 1990. Summer 1990. Pages 593 to 798, 2 adv. with 1 cartoon and 8 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.4 x 13.8.

Special issue with essays, fiction & poetry. Islands of Turmoil, Contemporary Fiji revisited by Brij V. Lal. New Caledonia and French Polynesia, Towards Independence-in-Association, by Stephen Henningham. Indigenous Peoples, Racism and the Environment, by Russel Barsh...

40876
MARDEN, Luis
THE ISLANDS CALLED FIJI (in National Geographic Magazine)
$10.00 AUD

National Geographic Society. Washington. 1958. Volume CXIV, No. 4, October 1958. Contains article from P.526 to 561 with 2 maps, 5 b/w and 28 colour photos. Soft cover. Fine. 25.5 x 17.4.

Men walk on hot coals and women sing to turtles in Britain's Pacific colony.

64367
MARINE UNDERWRITERS' AND SALVAGE ASSOCIATION OF VICTORIA LTD
THE REGISTER OF AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SHIPPING - Including shipping registered at Fiji and New Guinea - 1941
$225.00 AUD

The Marine Underwriters' and Salvage Association of Victoria Ltd. Melbourne. 1941. 1st Ed. 164 PP with thumb index. Original green cloth cover, gilt decoration and title on front cover. Contains first supplement for 1942 in the pocket at back of book. Covers lightly marked and rubbed, o/wise a near fine copy. Scarce. Oblong: 18.2 x 24.5.

List of vessels lost... since 1928: pages: 139 to 150. Supplement showing: additions, alterations, changes of name and deletions. First supplement (up to 30th June 1942) with 11 pages.

60148
MOALA, Jale
FIJI EXPORTER, a Publication of Fiji Trade and Investment Board - Vol. 1, No.2 1988
$5.00 AUD

George Rubine Limited. Suva. 1988. Vol. 1, No. 2 (Feb / Mar 1988). 44 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Very good.

33469
NAYACAKALOU, R. R.
TRADITION AND CHANGE IN THE FIJIAN VILLAGE
$30.00 AUD

South Pacific Social Sciences Association. Suva. 1978. 1st Ed. XII, 164 PP with 1 map, plus 8 pages with 12 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Near fine. 21 x 15.

47852
NUNN, Patrick D., BURLEY, David V., et al...
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 1996 - Volume 10, No 2
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1996. 1st edition limited to 1000 copies. Volume 10, No. 2 for 1996. (2), 40 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

How Fijians came to Fiji, by Patrick Nunn... Historical notes on Suva (part 1) by Colman Wall...

14852
OLIVER, L. Douglas
TREASURE ISLANDS OF AUSTRALASIA - New Guinea, New Caledonia, and Fiji Trace Across the South Pacific a Fertile Crescent Incredibly Rich in Minerals and Foods [in National Geographic Magazine]
$15.00 AUD

N.G.S. Washington. 1942. Volume LXXXI, No.6, June, 1942. P.691-722 with 1 map on a double page and 23 b/w photos (13 on full page). Soft cover. Very good. 25.5. x 17.5.

60193
PACIFIC
PACIFIC EDUCATION - The Journal of the Pacific Circle Consortium for Education, Volume 1, Number 1
$10.00 AUD

Pacific Educational Press / University of British Colombia. Vancouver. 1987. Vol. 1, No. 1, 3rd Quarter 1987. Edited by Clifford J. ANASTASIOU et al. (2), 94 PP with tables. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 22.8 x 15.

Critical issues in the formation of the Pacific Circle Consortium, by Malcolm Skilbeck and Helen Connell. ... The colonial legacy lives on: refections on Government Education Policy in Fiji since Independence, by Clive Whitehead.

59829
PACIFIC ARTS
MANA, A South Pacific Journal of Language and Literature: Volume 9, No. 1 - FIJI ISSUE
$20.00 AUD

Mana Publications & South Pacific Creative Arts Society. Suva. 1991. Volume 9, No. 1, 1991. Edited by Vilsoni & Patricia Hereniko. No. 1: IV, 64 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 15.

33436
PALMER, Bruce & DEAN, Beth
SOUTH PACIFIC - Pacific Islands Art and Dance
$10.00 AUD

Fiji Times & Herald Limited. Suva. 1972. 1st Ed. 104 PP with 1 map , 52 b/w and 65 colour photos. Pictorial soft cover (lightly rubbed). Very good. 27.3 x 21.3.

Published for the first historic South Pacific Festival of Arts.

52381
PARHAM, J. W.
PLANTS OF THE FIJI ISLANDS
$40.00 AUD

Government Printer. Suva. 1972. Revised edition. Foreword by J. M. Watson. XII, 462, XXIX (index) PP with 104 figures, plus 4 colour plates. Cloth cover, green buckram, gilt title on spine. Fine. 25.5 x 18.

38079
PARKINSON, Susan & LAMBERT, Julian
THE NEW HAND BOOK OF SOUTH PACIFIC NUTRITION
$15.00 AUD

Fiji National Food and Nutrition Committee. Suva. 1983. 4th edition of the 1964 original. (5), 92 PP with b/w and colour illustrations. Inside back cover: Breast is best, naturally. Pictorial card cover (edges lightly rubbed). Very good. 20.8 x 14.7.

40056
PERKINS, C. A.
FIJI - MANY FLOWERING ISLANDS
$45.00 AUD

Collins. Sydney. 1967. 1st Ed. (8), 240 PP with 11 sketches by author, plus 24 pages with 36 b/w photos by Rob Wright. Eps: Map of the Fiji Islands. Hard cover, dj. Faint foxing on outside edges. Very good. 22.4 x 15.6.

33371
RAJOTTE, Dr. Freda & BIGAY, John (editors)
BEQA - Island of Firewalkers
$30.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies. Suva. 1981. 1st Ed. XII, 161 PP with 22 tables, 36 figures and 98 b/w plates. Pictorial card cover. Foxing spots on edges. Near fine. 26.4 x 19.

Physical geography. History, settlement and social organisation... Cultural features such as firewalking.

55711
RAKUITA, Tui
LIVING BY BREAD ALONE: Contemporary Challenges Associated with Identity and Belongingness in Fiji
$20.00 AUD

Ecumenical Centre for Research, Education and Advocacy. Suva. 2007. 1st Ed. VI, 87 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21.2 x 14.8. 9789829058256

52868
RASOVO, Esala & SEIDLER, David (editors)
NA TOVATA / THE FIJI NATION NEWSMAGAZINE (July 1970: Vol. II, Nos 27 & 28)
$20.00 AUD

Suva. 1970. The Alliance Party. Bi-Monthly Magazine. Two issues covering the month of July 1970. Vol. II, No. 27: 17 pages in English, 15 pages in Fijian. Vol. II, No. 28: 17 pages in English and 15 pages in Fijian. Each issues printed head to foot and with b/w illustrations. Ageing of paper. Very good. 28 x 20.5.

59457
RAVUVU, Asesela (editor)
TOVOLEA
$20.00 AUD

Mana Publications / The South Pacific Creative Arts Society. Suva. 1974. 1st Ed. (4), 74 PP with 3 b/w illustrations on full page. Pictorial soft covers. Fijian text. 27.3 x 21.5.

4 short stories.

59465
RAVUVU, Asesela (editor)
TOVOLEA
$10.00 AUD

Mana Publications. Suva. 1989. Reprint of the 1974 original. VIII, 72 PP with 4 b/w illustrations on full page. Pictorial soft covers. Fijian text. 21 x 15. 9820200547

4 short stories.

57594
RETI, Joe, BABA, Jale O., PARRY, John & THAMAN, Randy
DOMODOMO - A Scholarly Journal of the Fiji Museum - 1996 - Volume 10, No 1
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1996. Special Issue limited to 1000 copies. Volume 10, No. 1 for 1996. Message from Christine Burke, editor. (2), 51 PP with b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Speial Issue on the Koroyanitu National Park.

47605
ROBERTSON, Robbie & SUTHERLAND, William
GOVERNMENT BY THE GUN: The unfinished business of Fiji 's 2000 Coup
$15.00 AUD

Pluto Press. Sydney. 2001. 1st Ed. XIX, 169 PP. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 23 x 15.3. 1864031395

37867
ROBERTSON, Robert T. & TAMANISAU, Akosita
FIJI - Shattered Coups
$15.00 AUD

Pluto Press. Sydney. 1988. 1st Ed. XVIII, 198 PP with 1 map, 2 tables and 9 graphs. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21.3 x 13.7. 0949138258

50355
ROSE, Ronald
ISLANDS OF COURTESY - FIJI (in Hemisphere, An Asian-Australian Monthly - Vol.15, No.11)
$5.00 AUD

Department of Education and Science. Canberra. 1971. November 1971 Contains article between P. 7 and 11 with 3 colour and 5 b/w photos. Soft cover. Fine.

11950
ROUTLEDGE, David (Edit.)
THE FIJI AND NEW CALEDONIA JOURNALS OF MARY WALLIS 1851-1853
$30.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies / USP & Peabody Essex Museum. Suva & Salem. 1994. 1st Ed. XLIV, 225 PP with 6 maps and 22 b/w illustrations. Fp: Portrait of Mary Davis Wallis. Pictorial stiff cover. Fine. 20.9 x 14.7. 982020092X

The journal of the third voyage of Mary Wallis who sailed in 1853 on board the "Maid of Orleans", captained by her husband with calls in Fiji and New Caledonia (July to October, 1852).

33403
RYAN, Paddy
FIJI'S NATURAL HERITAGE
$35.00 AUD

Southwestern Publishing. Auckland. 1988. 1st Ed. 184 PP with 1 map, 2 figures and 265 colour photos. Inside front cover: Soft coral. Inside back cover: a seawhip, one of the horny coral. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 28.7 x 20.5. 908763018

Coral, worms, molluscs, fishes... Plants. Overview (...pollution).

57585
SAND, Christophe, BOLE, Jacques, OUETCHO, André et al.
CIKOBIA-I-RA - Archaeology of a Fijian Island / Archéologie d'une Ile Fidjienne / I Tukutuku Makawa
$20.00 AUD

Service des Musées et du Patrimoine. Nouméa. 1999. 1st trilingual edition. Volume 9 in Les Cahiers de l'Archéologie en Nouvelle-Calédonie. 58 PP with duotone illustrations (maps, plans, sketches) and colour photos. Pictorial card cover. Lower corner of front cover and 9 first leaves with old water marks. English, French and Fijian text. Good reading copy. Oblong: 21 x 23.5. 2950931153

Island, North of the Fijian archipelago.

36628
SCARR, Deryck
THE MAJESTY OF COLOUR: A Life of Sir John Bates Thurston - Volume One: I, The Very Bayonet
$25.00 AUD

Australian National University Press. Canberra. 1973. 1st Ed. XXX, 370 PP with 3 maps, plus 8 pages with 18 b/w photos. Fp: Portrait of Na Kena Vai. Cloth cover, device on front cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Dust jacket lightly rubbed, o/wise near fine. 24.1 x 15.5. 0708107044

Rose to the position of Governor of Fiji, and High Commissioner of the Western Pacific. In 1849, went at sea as a 13 year-old apprentice on a barque from Liverpool shipowner J.J. Melhuish... Shipwrecked on Rotuma Island in 1865...

62888
SCHÜTZ, A. J.
SAY IT IN FJIAN - An Entertaining Introduction to the Language of Fiji
$10.00 AUD

Robert Brown & Associates. Brisbane. 1990. Reprint of the revised edition of 1979. 55 PP with 1 map. Illustrated soft cover. Name of previous owner inside front cover. Near fine. 18.5 x 12.5. 1862730385

42568
SERUVAKULA, Semi B.
BULA VAKAVANUA
$15.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies. Suva. 2000. 1st Ed. 169 PP with 15 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. Fijian text. 21 x 14.7. 9820201519

33384
SIERS, James
FIJI CELEBRATION
$15.00 AUD

Caines Jannif. Suva. 1985. 1st Ed. 164 PP with 1 map, 41 b/w illust., and 185 colour photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Faint old damp mark on rear cover and dust jacket, o/wise a near fine copy. Oblong: 25 x 26.5. 0908582749

Pages 117 to 158: prehistory, offer of cession.

33386
SIERS, James
BLUE LAGOONS AND BEACHES - Fiji's Yasawa Islands
$15.00 AUD

Millwood Press. Wellington. 1990. 3rd impression of the 1985 original. 128 PP with 2 maps and 179 colour photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 25 x 26.5. 0908582765

33459
SIERS, James
THE FIJI EXPERIENCE
$10.00 AUD

Millwood Press. Wellington. 1985. 1st Ed. 144 PP with 1 map, 4 plans, 9 b/w and 254 colour photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21.3 x 13.7. 908582730

A pictorial guide.

42332
SIERS, James
BLUE LAGOONS AND BEACHES - Fiji's Yasawa Islands
$20.00 AUD

Millwood Press. Wellington. 1985. 1st Ed. 128 PP with 2 maps and 179 colour photos. Hard cover, gilt title on spine, dj. Near fine. Oblong: 25 x 26.5. 0908582765

33470
SINGH, Gajraj
THE SIKHS OF FIJI
$20.00 AUD

South Pacific Social Sciences Association. Suva. c. 1975. 1st Ed. 64 PP with 14 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21 x 13.5.

From Punjab to Fiji: migration, settlement, occupation, education.

33192
SKULLY, Michael (editor)
FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND MARKETS IN THE SOUTHWEST PACIFIC - A Study of Australia, Fiji, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea
$10.00 AUD

Macmillan Press. London. 1985. 1st Ed. XX, 371 PP with 2 figures, 5 maps and 146 tables. Hard cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Faint foxing on outside edges, o/wise fine. 22.2 x 14.2. 0333246330

For each of these countries: Financial institutions, financial markets, analysis, trends and predictions.

55421
SMITH, Albert C.
FIJIAN PLANT STUDIES
$40.00 AUD

Bernice P. Bishop Museum. Honolulu. 1936. 1st Ed. Bernice P. Bishop Museum, bulletin 141. (2), 166 PP with 83 illustrations in text. Soft cover. Front cover with a rubbed patch. Ingleton bookplate inside front cover. Faint foxing, o/wise very good. 25.5 x 17.4.

62539
SMYTHE, Mrs S. M.
TEN MONTHS IN THE FIJI ISLANDS
$200.00 AUD

Oxford & London. 1864. John Henry and James Parker. 1st Ed, with a Preface, an Introduction and Appendix by Colonel W. J. Smythe. X, XVIII, (II), 282 PP with 4 engraved maps (2 folding) by Arrowsmith, 4 chromolithographs, 6 tinted wood-engraved plates, & 3 wood-engraved text illustrations. Fp (in colour): Levuka on the island of Ovalau. Green cloth covers, gilt title on spine. Light shelf wear of covers with a few small rubs. Front endpaper split at gutter. Occasional foxing, o/wise contents clean and a near fine copy. Scarce. 23 x 15.

An important account in the form of 20 letters covering the voyages, islands, people ... Coaling Station on Rapa Iti (Oparo). Mrs. Smythe accompanied her husband, Colonel Smythe who was sent to Fiji to study the area and report to the British Government on the suitability of establishing a protectorate there.

42362
SUBRAMANI (editor)
THE INDO-FIJIAN EXPERIENCE
$15.00 AUD

University of Queensland Press. Brisbane. 1979. 1st Ed. No. 12 in Asian and Pacific Writing series. XII, 207 PP . Hard cover, dj. Ageing of paper around edges. Near fine. 22.3 x 14. 0702213861

Indians in Fiji: an interpretation, by Ahmed Ali. The wreck of the Syria, 1884, by Brij V. Lal...

57738
THORNLEY, Andrew
THE INHERITANCE OF HOPE - John Hunt: Apostle of Fiji / NAI VOTAVOTA NI I NUINUI - Ko Joni Oniti: Na Apositolo ki na Kawa i Taukei
$50.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies / USP. Suva. 2000. 1st edition with Fijian text translated by Tauga Vulaono from the English original. XVI, 532 PP with 34 b/w illustrations. Pictorial soft cover. Dedicatory note on title page, dated and signed by the author. English and Fijian text. Near fine. 21 x 14.7. 9820201594

33471
TUDOR, Judy (editor)
HANDBOOK OF FIJI
$15.00 AUD

Pacific Publications. Sydney. 1972. 4th edition of the 1962 original. 264, (VIII adv.) PP with 6 plans, 8 maps and b/w illust., plus 1 large folded map at back of book. Pictorial card cover (light crease), o/wise near fine. 20.8 x 13.8. 0858070057

55555
ULLMAN, L. W.
FIJI SINCE INDEPENDENCE (in The Etruscan)
$10.00 AUD

Bank of New South Wales. Sydney. 1973. Volume 22, No. 3, September 1973, in The Etruscan, Staff Magazine of the Bank of New South Wales. VI, 42 PP. Contains article from P. 8 to 13 with 8 colour and 11 b/w photos. Pictorial soft cover (the catch is hauled up the beach at Nadi, Fiji). Fine. 28 x 21.5.

11848
USHER, L.G.
50 YEARS IN FIJI
$10.00 AUD

Shell (Pacific Islands) / Pacific Publications (Aust) Pty Ltd.. Suva. 1978. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 50 b/w photos & 4 colour photos. Title-page: Thomson Street Suva in the 30's. Pictorial soft cover. Very good. 29.5 x 21.8.

A sampling in text and photos of events and developments in Fiji in the first 50 years of the Shell Company's presence there.

33501
VAKATORA, Tomasi R.
FROM THE MANGROVE SWAMP
$10.00 AUD

Institute of Pacific Studies / USP. Suva. 1988. 1st Ed. VIII, 98 PP with 1 family tree and 13 b/w photos. Pictorial card cover. Fine. 21.1 x 14.5.

From the village of Naivilaca, Rewa delta, to Administrator, Minister then Speaker. Inside view of the May 1987 military coup.

14803
WALLIS, Mary
LIFE IN FEEJEE, OR, FIVE YEARS AMONG THE CANNIBALS
$20.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva, Fiji. 1986. Second printing of the 1983 reprint based on the 1851 original. (2), XV, 16-423 PP plus 1 folded chart of the Fijian archipelago at back. Pictorial soft cover. Near fine. 20.3 x 14.3.

5 years (1844-1849) wandering about the Islands and in Fiji, with her husband, commanding officer of the bark Zotoff.

22252
WALLIS, Mary
LIFE IN FEEJEE, OR, FIVE YEARS AMONG THE CANNIBALS
$40.00 AUD

The Gregg Press. Ridgewood, N.J., USA. 1967. Reprint of the 1851 original. XV, 16-423 PP, plus 1 folded chart with the Fiji, Samoa and Tonga archipelagoes. Decorated cloth cover. Fine. 23.8 x 15.5.

5 years (1844-1849) wandering about the Islands and in Fiji, with her husband, in command of the bark Zotoff.

47594
WATERHOUSE, Joseph
THE KING AND PEOPLE OF FIJI
$25.00 AUD

University of Hawai'i Press. Honolulu. 1997. Soft cover reprint of the 1866 original. XIV, 326 PP with 3 maps and engravings, plus 8 pages with 17 b/w illustrations. Soft cover, dj. Fine. 19.6 x 13.7. 0824819209

46798
WATLING, Dick (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum Quarterly - 1987 - Volume V, Nos 3 & 4
$35.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1987. 1st Ed., Volume V, Nos. 3 & 4 for 1987. 62 PP with b/w illustrations (2 maps, 3 sketches and 12 photos). Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (Sigatoka dune burials). Fine. 29.7 x 20.8.

Report on the Sigatoka Burials, by Simon Best. Nepalese in Fiji. Customs and Beliefs in upland Viti Levu, by Jean de Marzan.

46806
WATLING, Dick (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum - 1988 - Volumes 1-4
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1988. 1st Ed., Volumes 1 - 4 for 1988. (1), 116 PP with b/w illustrations (1 cartoon, 1 sketch plan, 10 maps and plans, 35 photos). Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (Map of the sugar producers of Taviuni). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

Sugar from Taviuni. The rarest printed work on the Pacific, by Philip Snow. Fiji's coins and currency..., by K. A. Rodgers. Petroglyphs at Maqere, Tavua, Viti Levu...

46807
WATLING, Dick (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum - 1989 - Volumes 1-4
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1989. 1st Ed., Volumes 1 - 4 for 1989. (1), 54 PP with b/w illustrations (3 maps and plans, 64 portraits, 11 photos). Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (portraits). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

Planters and plantations in Viti Levu - 1875. A list of Adzes at the Fiji Museum...

55681
WATLING, Dick (editor)
DOMODOMO - Fiji Museum - 1990 - Volumes 1-4
$30.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1989. 1st Ed., Volumes 1 - 4 for 1990. (2), 70 PP with b/w illustrations (3 maps and plans, 64 portraits, 11 photos). Inside back cover: map of the Fiji Islands. Pictorial soft cover (pttery, Saqa Dina). Fine. 22.5 x 19.2..

Stylistic change of Fijian Pottery (form & decoration), by Rosa Rossitto.

60197
WENDT, Albert (editor)
SOME MODERN POETRY FROM FIJI
$10.00 AUD

Mana Publications. Suva. 1974. 1st Ed. V, 21 PP. Illustrated soft covers. Near fine. 21.3 x 13.8.

33532
WENDT, Sue
FIJI TODAY
$10.00 AUD

Paul Hamlyn. Sydney. 1973. 1st Ed. 160 PP with 1 map, 80 b/w and 86 colour photos by Lee Pearce. Hard cover, gilt title on spine. Small rubbed patches on endpapers. Very good. 28.5 x 21. 0600071871

33382
WILKES, Charles
UNITED STATES EXPLORING EXPEDITION - Vol. III: Tongataboo, Feejee Group, Honolulu
$40.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1985. A Fiji Museum Historic Reprint of Volume III of the 1845 original Narrative of the United States Expedition, during the years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842. XV, 438 with 10 vignettes and 50 wood-cuts, plus 12 b/w plates. Large folded "Chart of the Viti Group or Feejee Islands",loosely inserted. Soft cover, gilt device on front cover, gilt title on front cover and spine. Covers a little rubbed, o/wise very good. 28 x 17.5.

33475
WILLIAMS, Thomas
FIJI AND THE FIJIANS - Vol. I: The Islands and their Inhabitants
$30.00 AUD

Suva. 1985. Fiji Museum. Reprint of the 1858 original, edited by George Stringer Rowe with an introduction by Fergus Clunie. (12), XII, (2), 266 PP with 24 b/w illustrations, plus 1 folded chart, 3 colour and 6 b/w plates. Fp: Thakombau, Vu-Ni-Valu. Pictorial soft cover. Fine. 21 x 14.7.

Insight into Fijian life before the widespread and profound impact of Christianity.

50743
WILLIAMS, Thomas
FIJI AND THE FIJIANS - Vol. I: The Islands and their Inhabitants
$20.00 AUD

Fiji Museum. Suva. 1985. 4th reprint of the 1858 original, edited by George Stringer Rowe and with an introduction by Fergus Clunie. (12), XII, (2), 266 PP with 24 b/w illustrations, plus 1 folded chart, 3 colour and 6 b/w plates. Fp: Thakombau, Vu-Ni-Valu. Pictorial soft cover. Crease on the lower corner of rear cover. Slight ageing of paper on outside edges. Near fine. 21 x 14.7.

Insight into Fijian life before the widespread and profound impact of Christianity.

57762
WOOLMINGTON, Jean, CHANDLER, David P., DENING, Greg M. ...
EUROPEAN ATTITUDES TOWARDS INDIGINES (in Historian, The Journal of the Victorian Historical Association)
$15.00 AUD

Victorian Historical Association / La Trobe University. Melbourne. 1974. Issue No. 26, October 1974. 45 PP with 1 diagram. Soft cover. Slight ageing of paper, o/wise fine. 24.6 x 18.3.

Early Christian Missions to the Australian Aborigines, by J. Woolmington. French Images of the Vietnamese, 1860-1900, by D. P. Chandler. Methodology of Culture Contact Study, by G. M. Dening. ... European Expansion in the Pacific: the Australasian Colonies and Fiji, by A. M. Quanchi.

47866
ZAMBUCKA, Kristin
FACES OF FIJI
$15.00 AUD

A.H. & A.W. Reed. Wellington. 1974. 1st Ed. 32 PP with 14 pastel portraits in colour. Fp: Lima Bulamaibau. Hard cover, dj. Dust jacket with a closed tear on front cover. Near fine. 24.5 x 18.5. 589008692