FLOWERS OF HAWAII. Olive Gael . Frear McLean, Mary D., illustrations, text, USN Admiral Thomas C. Hart.
FLOWERS OF HAWAII
FLOWERS OF HAWAII
FLOWERS OF HAWAII

FLOWERS OF HAWAII

NY: Dodd, Mead, 1938. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Nicely preserved book in publisher's pictorial slipcase. 4to, greem linen weave covers w/ titel pastedown, 30 brilliantly colored tipped-in plates. Laid-in is Christmas card presenting the book as a Christmas gift from Rear Admiral Thomas Hart and his wife. signed "from T. & C". Thomas Hart (1877 - 1971) was an admiral in the United States Navy whose service extended from the Spanish-American War through World War II. Following his retirement from the navy, he served briefly as a United States Senator from Connecticut. At the time of this Christmas presentation he was commander in chief of the Asiatic fleet, stationed at Pearl Harbor we presume. Book is near fine. Pictorial slipcase is browned, surface stained at spine. Very Good. Item #012452

Price: $175.00