GEMILANG 155: OCEANIA:(Irian Jaya, Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Polynesia) (2015).

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ABBOTT, J.H.M., The South Seas (Melanesia). Orig.edn.
London, A. & Ch. Black, 1908 sm.8. Orig. blue blind stamped cloth, large col. illustr. in centre of upper boards, title in gilt at head of spine. Hftitle(verso with publ. imprint), title printed within an ornamented typographical border. (vii), 82pp. col. frontisp., with orig. tissue-guard, 11 other fine col. plates, full-p. sketch-map of Melanesia on p. viii. ["Peeps at many Lands"].
A very fine copy of this famous series.

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Book nr.: 39610

AFRO-PAPUAN PROTEST SUBMITTED: Note of Protest from the Afro-Papuan Republic of West-Papua/West New Guinea/West Irian To: The Presedent of the XXIVth General-Assembly and the Secretary-Ge3neral of the United Nations Organizations New York City.
New York, The Freedom Committee of West Papua/Wst Newguinea, 1969 Folio. Original paper covers. Frontcover with title in large capital bold monochrome type, facsim. monochrome sketchmap illustrating the Island of New Guinea on front cover. {18] unnumbered pp. Some monochrome illustrations in text reproduced from newspapers, monochrome circular logo of the provisional State of West Papua at top margins, facsims. after newspaper contributions about the republic, 1 captionedmonochrome cartoon. WITH: JOUWE, Nicolaas (et. al., Executive Commitgtee West Papua), Memorandum to the Secretary-General of the Organisation of African Unity, Addis Ababa, from the Freedom Fighters of the Negroid People of West Papua/e New Guinea. January 1969.Folio. Stapled. 10pp. of english text printed on rectos only. Monochrome Provisional Stat2Two political memorandae of West Papua Logo printed at upper left corner of frontcover.
Two political memoranda submitted by the Provisional State of West Papua Executive committe addressing the United Nations New York and the Oerganization of African Nations, Addis Ababa, the Indonesian repression of the People of West Papua (formerly dutch territory of New Guinea), mass killings, denial of political, democratic and the right of selfdetermination in an independent Stae. Nicolaas Jouwe (1925) was a typical product of dutch colonial political education serving as Vice-President of the Dutch New Guinea Council, later joining the West Papua provisional State executive committee. Still of historic interest for the post secondworldwar Asoam decolonization and the Formation of New States. Good set.

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Book nr.: 57073

ALGRA, A., De Generaal. First edn.
Groningen, Jan Haan, s.d. [....], 1960 sm.8. orig. pict. col. boards, designed by Rie Reinderhoff. 82pp. text-ills, of which full-p., all after drawings by Rie Reinderhoff. BUUR, I.J., 1050.
Juvenile, set on dutch Borneo among the Iban, with as main character a young Iban engaged in the guerilla against the japanese occupation, his conversion to christianity and the founding of a missionary-school in his home-village. Fine copy.

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Book nr.: 41399

ALLARD, E., Animistic beliefs and rites in the Malay Archipelago...Published in:"OCEANIA", vol. XVI-2 (December 1945).
Sydney, The Australian National Research Council, 1945 Original printed wrappers. pp. [87]-108. (in total pp.87-184). With footnotes and advertism. on lower outer wrapper.
Odd part of this famous english language quarterly devoted to the study of native peoples of Australia, New Guinea and the Islands of the Pacific. Also featuring two other contributions, e.g. "Kinship in Fiji" (A. Capell and R.H. Lester); "Methods and Materials for recording Australian Languages" (A. Capell); reviews and communications. Good copy. (ownership's name and inventory number at top-margin of first page, wrappers a bit sunned).

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Book nr.: 48403

ALMANAK *Van O*L*Vrouw* van het *H.*Hart*. Year 50 (1940).
Tilburg, Missionarissen Van het Heilig Hart, [ 1940 ]. Orig. pict. col. wraps., 96pp., many text-ills. of which after drawings. Stapled.
Almanack of the missionaries of the Sacred Heart, containing a number of reports & stories on missionary progress on a.o. New Guinea, Kei-Islands (Moluccas), &c...(bds. rubbed at rims tail of spine somewh. damaged).

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Book nr.: 13256

ALSTON, A.H.G., Undescribed Ferns from New Guinea. Offprint [from an unidentified source].
S.L., s.n., s.d. [circa], 1935 sm. 4. recent blank limp wraps. pp.[109] - 112. ills. on 8 plates out-of-text with english captions at tails.
Collections referred to are: C.E. Carr, Miss L.E. Cheesman & Mrs. M.S. Clemens. Ferns collected in the dutch territory of New Guinea. Interesting. Good copy.

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Book nr.: 40541

ANCEAUX, J.C. , The linguistic situation in the Islands of Yapen, Kurudu, Nau and Miosnum, New Guinea. [First edition].
's-Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1961 8. Original limp wrappers, cover and serial title in bolld black type. 166pp. Large extending monochrome language map with legenda at rear end, full-page sketch map of Geelvinck Bay Area indicating areas of the languages used for comparison with key A-H.,comparative tables in text, cojmparative world-list, table of contents.["Varhandelingen Koninklijk Instiuut Leiden", 35].
English language scholarly ethno-linguistic investigation into the language as spoken on and around the Island of Yapen (Geelvinck Bay Area, dutch territory of New Guinea), clearing up the relationships of the different languages of Yapen, the sources, quantitative analysis, phonological relations, verbal forms, etc. Very fine copy of this still important linguistic monograph. Out-of-Print

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Book nr.: 54868

ANCEAUX, J.C. The Nimboran Language. Phonology and Morphology.
's-Gravenhage, 1965 XI, 246pp., index & linguistic map. ["VKI 44".]

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Book nr.: 653

ANCEAUX, J.C. The Nimboran Language. Phonology and Morphology.
's-Gravenhage, 1965 (XI), 246pp., index & a linguistic map. Verh. KITLV 44. Mint copy.

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Book nr.: 8199

ANTIQUITY AND SURVIVAL. New-Guinea number.
The Hague, 1956 Pict. wraps., small 4, 129pp., with many plates (several col.), ills., figures, sketch-maps. summary in dutch.."International Review of traditional Art & Culture[No. 5]".
This issue of "Antiquity and Survival"is devoted to a great variety of aspects of Anthropology, Ethnology, Arts & Crafts of former dutch New Guinea an contains a number of contrib. by a.o. J.P. Kleiweg de Zwaan, J. Pouwer, H. Geurtjens,...

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Book nr.: 8203

ANTIQUITY AND SURVIVAL- New Guinea number.
The Hague 1956 4, pictorial wraps., 129pp., with many plates of which several coloured, ills., figures, sketch-maps, Dutch summary.
*An internation review of traditional art & culture with contributions by a.o. Kleiweg de Zwaan, J. Pouwer, H. Geurtjens.

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Book nr.: 8847

ARCHEY, G., Handbook of Maori and Oceanic Ethnology. South Sea Folk. 2nd. edn.
[Auckland], 1949 Small 8, orig. pict. & lettered wraps., 71pp., ills. on 12 plates, 184 text-ills., short list of recommended books for further reading. Stapled. "Auckland Museum Handbook of Oceanic Ethnology"series.
An interesting & excellent catalogue extensively describing folk-arts & crafts of the Maori & the Moriori: Canoes & Houses, wood carving, dress, games, pastimes & music, minor tools & implements, the fortified village, warfare, industrial arts and warfare, &c...&c...Good copy. Rare. (staples rusty, lightly dog-eared).

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EUR 115.00

Book nr.: 12904

ARMSTRONG, W.A., Rossel Island. An Ethnological Study. Introd. by A.C. Haddon. Orig. edn.
Cambridge, 1928 orig.cloth. (xxviii), 273pp. Field-photos. on 12 plates with captions, some diagrammes in text and full-p.(incl. a diagramme of a construction of a house), appendices I-III, bibliography, index, ext. foot-notes.
An important digest of field research on Rossel Island, easterly of the Louisiade-group, Papua [New Guinea], (:) material culture, tribe, clan, and family, relationship system, monetary system [complicated], feasts, marriage, death and cannibalism, ghosts, religion, sacred places, sorcery, games and songs, chiefs. Good copy. Rare. (some occasional pencil-underlinings, typed note tipped-in on verso of hftitle, 2 ex-lib. stamps on ti.-p., f.e.p. foxed, ow a clean copy).

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Book nr.: 38530

ASHTON, Chris (editor), GOLSON, J., A. KULMAH, J. HAUGLE, N. MISKARAM, I. TARUA and J. VULUPINDI, Papua New Guinea. Office of Information, Papua New Guinea Government. [First edition].
Honolulu, University of Hawaii Press-East-West Center, 1976 Small folio. Original coloured illustrated glossy boards, matching dustjacket. [64]pp. of english text and numerous captioned monochrome and coloured illustrations and plates after photograps, 2 double-page monochrome sketchmap-s with keys, Papua New Guinea Coat-of-Arms in relief on recte of f.e.p., biogr. notes with portraits of editor and contributing authors on verso of final page.
Ehglish language photo record with text of the newly formed independent State of Papua New Guinea, former Australian Mandate territory of New Guinea, The Land and its People, History, 1884-1942, Nationghood, Economy, The Arts. Very fine copy, WITH dustjacket. (1 corner a little bit bumped).

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Book nr.: 52609

ASPEREN, L.N. VAN, Zending en zendingsonderwijs op Nederlandsch-Nieuw Guinee. Orig. thesis [Leiden university].
Leiden, Dubbeldam, 1936 orig. wraps. 124, (xi)pp. Photogr. ills. on plates and in text, bibliogr.
Analyses missionary labour and education in the former territory dutch New Guinea. (inner hinges reinforced, ex-lib. stamps on ti.-p., previous owner's name on hftifle, some light occas. foxing in places, a good copy however).

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Book nr.: 41772
     

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