FE Williams Rare fine condition x 3 Essential Reference Material Culture Melanesia
Papuans of the Trans-Fly
Williams, F E
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1936. First edition. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo. xxxvi, 452pp, frontis + 19 leaves of bw plates text-figures, appendix by Dr L H Dudley Buxton. The book gives an all-round account of a primitive people in the far west of Papua. The fifteenth in a series of anthropological reports published by the Papuan Government. D Chenoweth Ex libris Papua.
Williams, F E
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1930. First Edition. 230mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). xvii, 355pp. B/w photographs, figures in the text and rear fold out map. With dust jacket An ethnographic account of a native people of Papua, with special emphasis on ritual and religious belief. In very good condition. Black/gilt hardback cloth cover. D Chenoweth Ex libris Papua.
Drama of Orokolo. The Social and Ceremonial Life of the Elema
Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1940. First Edition. UK 1st Edition. First Printing. Publishers Dark Blue Cloth Gilt. A VERY GOOD Book. Externally Very Clean and Bright. Clean and Bright Internally. A FINE Example of the Scarce First Edition of the Author's Seminal Work of Anthropology in Papua New Guinea.
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