Peter Dillon of Vanikoro. Chevalier of the South Seas

By: Davidson, J.W.

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Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with b/w plates. Edited by O.H.K. Spate. 351 pages The first full scale biography of Peter Dillon, a mariner of Irish descent, who roamed the south seas from 1823 to 1830. The hero of "Dillon's Rock" and many other adventures across the South Seas. Dillon was a life long interest of Professor Davidson and his book, unfinished at the time of his death, was compiled for publication by a long time friend O.H.K. Spate.

Title: Peter Dillon of Vanikoro. Chevalier of the South Seas

Author Name: Davidson, J.W.

Categories: History-Pacific,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1975

ISBN Number: 0195504577

ISBN Number 13: 9780195504576

Binding: Hardback

Seller ID: ID175389

Keywords: Biography Pacific Pacific History South Seas,