# 30936


[POSTAL HISTORY] “Hawaiian Missionaries”

$75.00 AUD

Lugano : Guido Craveri (Harmers Auctions SA), 1994. Small quarto (270 x 190 mm), navy leather over boards lettered in gilt, [24] pp + advertisements, fully describing 35 lots, all illustrated in colour; a fine example.

Scarce philatelic auction catalogue produced for the landmark Craveri “Hawaiian Missionaries” sale, held in Lugano, 4 June 1994. This catalogue, dedicated to the postal history and postage stamps of the Hawaiian missionaries in the period 1851-52, features some of the most valuable and highly sought-after philatelic material in the world, and has become a standard reference on the subject.