November 1, 2005

Vintage Tahitian Book Covers

Filed under: Tiki — Humuhumu @ 10:27 pm
Vintage Tahitian Book Cover, from the collection of Virani
Vintage Tahitian Book Cover, from the collection of Virani

Virani has posted a series of fantastic book covers. Virani, who lives in France, has been able to amass an impressive collection of vintage books about Tahiti and French Polynesia from the 1950s and ’60s. Many of the book covers feature full-color images of lovely vahines, often playing guitar, but this image above is the one that caught my eye. Great stuff.

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