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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.
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.
Title: Headhunting in the Solomon Islands Around the Coral Sea
Illustrator: Illustrated with in-text drawings and two page drawings.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Publisher: New York:, The Macmillan Company,: 1942.
Size: 8vo; 8.5 inches tall. 416 pages.
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 007480