Richard A. Cooke III, Moloka’l: An Island in Time

Cooke, Richard A.,  Moloka’l: An Island in Time,  [Beyond Words Publishing Company], [Honolulu],[1984].  [1-5]6-196], 11 x 12 “.   Rust blind embossed cloth over boards.

Fine in a fine dust jacket and a very good slipcase with a 2 ½” separation on the bottom edge.   First edition, “Author’s Edition” with a bookplate signed by the Author on the front free end page.  

A collection of color photography and text on the Hawaiian island of Molokai.  Cooke is a professional photographer of over 40 years, working mostly as a freelancer for The National Geographic Society.     He spent his childhood on Moloka’l and returned to live there when he retired.    Laid into the book are 6 11×12” colour prints of Cooke’s photograph and an unredeemed certificate from The Earthsong Society granting the right to have a tree planted on Moloka’l in the bearer’s name.

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