Polynesian researches, during a residence of nearly six years in the South Sea Islands : including descriptions of the natural history and scenery of the Islands, with remarks on the history, mythology, traditions, government, arts, manners, and customs of the inhabitants / by William Ellis ; in two volumes
Colophon: London: Henry Fisher, Son, and P. Jackson, printers.
A later, expanded work published in 1831-1832 under title: Polynesian researches during a residence of nearly eight years in the Society and Sandwich Islands. Additional vols. relate the author's voyages to Hawaii and the Tubuai Islands.
UC San Diego. Hill Coll., no. 549
Also available online.
SCNHRB copy (39088015704612, 39088015704653) stamped on front paste-downs: Library of the Department of State Jan 1984.
SCNHRB copy bound in dark blue library buckram with title in gilt on spine.