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Title:Wigmen of Papua
Price:AUD$26.40 (about USD$19.00)
Book ID:SB00-0100955
Publisher:Jacaranda Press, Brisbane, 1973
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:James Sinclair -- Photographer
Condition:Very Good Condition
Dust Jacket:Good
Jacaranda Press, 1973, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: James Sinclair -- Photographer

XIV,104 pp., last two blank, acknowledgements, dedication, a note on the photographs, author's note. Orange coloured endpapers. In the text there are: a full-page coloured map, 2 double-page, 12 full-page & 60 other coloured photographs 75 black and white photographs. Black coloured boards with gilt writing on spine. Minor wear to the book edges and some marks to top paper edge. Photographic dustwrapper, showing a Huri playing his pan pipes, with black background and white writing on front panel and spine. Slight wear to the dustwrapper corners and the remains of price sticker on front panel. Dustwrapper slightly rubbed as well. The author led patrols into the Southern Highlands of New Guinea between 1930 and 1958, and particularly between the years 1955 -- 58, when he was "..trader and the employer, photographer, Magistrate and the source of medical supplies", he was in an ideal position to view the unique cultures of the wigmen. Size: 4to 9¾" - 12" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: James Sinclair -- Photographer. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Anthropology ; New Guinea; Social History ; ISBN: 0701605774. ISBN/EAN: 9780701605773. Inventory No: 0100955.
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