Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Around the Coral Sea

By: Mytinger, Caroline

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First Edition - First Printing. Illustrated with in-text drawings and two page drawings. Black and gold spine titles, front decoration. Bindings square and tight. Text clean moderate even toning. Minimal handling wear with sunning to the spine. Lacking dust Jacket. 8.5 inches tall. 416 pages. --- An account of a remarkable adventure from 1926 - 1930. The goal of the two women, one a portrait painter the other a ukulele playing jac-of-all-trades was to make a pictorial record of " backward human beings who are fast vanishing from this earth before the advances of civilization: " The people group were the Melanesians also called headhunters.

Title: Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Around the Coral Sea

Author Name: Mytinger, Caroline

Categories: Travel, Voyages & Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: New York:, The Macmillan Company,: 1942

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 007480