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Cassell's Picturesque Australasia, With Original Illustrations. 4 volumes in 2

by Morris, E. E., ed

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Published
1890
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Very good overall
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London, Paris, New York & Melbourne: Cassell & Company, 1890. Hardcover. Very good overall. Much important material on Australia contained in these 4 profusely illustrated volumes bound in two. Includes Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, Gold, Adelaide, Ballarat, Eureka Stockade, Bush Life, explorers, Rockhampton, Western Australia, Aborigines, land explorations, and more. Also includes Fiji, New Guinea, and… Read more
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Deutsche Kolonien

by [German Colonies]

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Published
1936
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Good + condition
Edition
First edition
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$75.00

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Dresden: Cigaretten-Bilderdienst, 1936. First edition. Wraps. Good + condition. A pictorial catalog of German colonies around the world, including New Guinea (Kaiser Wilhelms Land), Samoa, the Solomons, and China in the Schantung (Shandong) area. Each holding illustrated with color plates in the style of cigarette cards laid down on a full page monochrome illustration, with printed captions… Read more
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Real photo postcard of two Papua New Guinea tribesmen

by [New Guinea]

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Published
1920
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Very good overall
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1920. Very good overall. One b&w split back post card with image of two New Guinea hunters holding bows and arrows, wearing decorated chestplates, and one with shells at his waist and a nautilus shell in his bowhand. Not stamped but addressed to Miss Helen Loenstein in New York City. 3.5 x 5.5", b&w, one corner… Read more
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Papuan Pictures

by Dauncey, H. M.

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Published
1913
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Very good condition
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London: London Missionary Society, 1913. Hardcover. Very good condition. New Guinea native life, from games to school, feasting, etc. Meggitt copy; Meggitt was a noted Australian anthropologist, recognized for his research on Papua New Guinea and Aboriginal Australia. 8vo, viii, 184pp, color frontispiece, 3 color plates, b&w plates in text. Green pictorial stamped cloth; boards… Read more
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Original Frank Hurley large silver tone Photograph of New Guinea, main street of Mailu Village

by [New Guinea] Hurley, Frank

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Published
1923
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Very good condition
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$375.00

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1923. Very good condition. Original publicity photograph by James Francis (Frank) Hurley (1885-1962) the Australian photographer, filmmaker and writer known for his Antarctic photographs, including the destruction of Ernest Shackleton's ship 'Endurance'. Hurley undertook two long expeditions to the Torres Strait and New Guinea between 1920 and 1923. From this, he developed a successful anthropological… Read more
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Ozeanische Kunst

by Schmitz, Carl A; F. L. Kenett

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Published
1962
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Very good overall
Edition
First German edition
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$50.00

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Munich: F. Bruckmann, 1962. First German edition. Hardcover. Very good overall. Folio, (xv), 32 plts. Pictorial hard board covers, lower corners bumped, o/w g+ cond.
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Australia and New Guinea Photograph Albums by "The Vagabond"

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Published
1938
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Very good condition
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$2,750.00

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1938. Very good condition. Two unusually artistic photograph albums filled with collage photographic images of New South Wales, the South coast, and New Guinea. Adorned with poetry, philosophy, wit and wisdom, and the author's personal commentary written in gold ink to accompany the photographs of a man identifying himself as 'The Vagabond', in his travels through Australia and… Read more
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London: Blackie & Son, 1907. Hardcover. Good +. Original publisher's decorated blue cloth, spine sunned, front endpaper missing. Scattered foxing.
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Transformation Scene. The Changing Culture of a New Guinea Village

by Hogbin, H. Ian

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Published
1951
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Very good condition
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1951. First edition. Hardcover. Very good condition. Proofread copy, by Mervyn Meggitt, with his signature at front free end paper, and, in the same pen, corrections and annotations. Meggitt was a noted Australian anthropologist, recognized for his research on Papua New Guinea and Aboriginal Australia. Summary of the effects of German,… Read more
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In the Land of the Golden Plume. A Tale of Adventure

by Johnstone, David Lawson

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Published
1894
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Good +
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London: Chambers, 1894. Hardcover. Good +. Set in North Queensland & Papua New Guinea. Muir 3809 cites Muir copy only. 312pp + 32pp ads, b&w frontis + 5 b&w plates by W. S. Stacey. Pic cloth covers with beautiful Bird of Paradise, marked & rubbed at extremes. Lacks front free endpaper.
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Merou Mille-Etoiles, Merou Mouchete, Merou Gaimard, Merou Boelang. [Stipple engraving of fish from the South Pacific]

by [Dumont D'Urville] Bevalet pinx; Schmel sc

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Published
1835
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Very good overall
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Paris: Remond, 1835. Very good overall. Exquisite stipple engraving of fish discovered on Dumont D'Urville's "Voyage de l'Astrolabe -- Zoologie". The French voyages in this period benefited from the French expansive world view, that saw artists & scientists accompanying the sailors on French voyages of exploration, recording scientific detail and assembling natural history collections. Jules Dumont… Read more
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The Confluence of Powers: Entropy and Importation Among the Chambri

by Errington, Frederick & Deborah Gewertz

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Published
1986
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Very good
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Oceania, 1986. Paperback. Very good. Oceania, 57, 1986. pp99-113, initialed by one author, stapled.
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Tambu: A Primitive Shell Money

by Epstein, A.L.

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Published
1963
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Very good
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Discovery, 1963. Paperback. Very good. Extracted from: Discovery, Vol. XXVI, No. 12, Dec. 1963. Large 4to, pp28-32, b&w ills in text, pic paper wrps, stapled.
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Plant Classification and Nomenclature in Ndumba, Papua New Guinea Highlands

by Hays, Terence E.

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Published
1979
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Very good
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Ethnology, 1979. Paperback. Very good. Signed by author,. Reprinted from: Ethnology, Vol. XVIII, No. 3, July 1979. pp253-270, b&w figures & tables in text, stapled.
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The Papuas of Waropen

by Held, G.J.

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Published
1957
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Very good
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The Hague: Nijhoff, 1957. Hardcover. Very good. An important study written in 1942 & held throughout WWII as a manuscript in a prison camp. (xvi) 384 pp, 33 plts & 2 maps. Green gilt cloth, spine lt. sunned, o/w vg cond. Spine starting & stain on title page.
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Papua New Guinea. Nation in the Making

by Gordon, Robert J.

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Published
1982
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Very good
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National Geographic, 1982. Paperback. Very good. Vol. 162, No. 2, August 1982. pp141-171, orig. printed wrps. disband, stapled.
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Some Problems in the Conceptualization of Highlands Social Structures

by Langness, L.L.

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Published
1964
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Very good
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American Anthropologist, 1964. Paperback. Very good. Reprinted from: American Anthropologist, Vol. 66, No. 4, Part 2, August 1964. pp162-182 text, pp309-322 ref. cited, presentation copy, paper wrps, stapled.
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Why is the Cassowary a Canoe Prow

by Newton, Douglas

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Published
1973
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Very good
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Art Journal, 1973. Paperback. Very good. New Guinea. Numerous manuscript corrections & annotations, presentation copy, Extracted from: Art Journal, XXXIII/1, Fall 1973. pp41-45, ills in text, newer stiff paper wrps. stapled on.
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Carved and Painted Designs from New Guinea

by Lewis, A.B.

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Published
1931
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Very good
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Chicago: Field Museum, 1931. Paperback. Very good. A fabulously illustrated ethnographic production. ii + 3pp + 52 plates. Small 4to. Printed paper wrappers. VG+ Hensen 3937.
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Decolonising Anthropology

by Ogan, Eugene

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Published
1975
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Very good
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Meanjin Quarterly, 1975. Paperback. Very good. Reprinted from: Meanjin Quarterly, Vol. 34, No. 3, 1975(Spring). 9 unnumbered pages, stiff paper wrps.
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