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image of Mission in the Marianas: An account of Father Diego Luis de Sanvítores and his companions, 1669-1670

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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1975. Hardcover. vii, 62p., illus., maps, very good condition in boards and clear plastic dj. Number 154 of a limited edition of 650 copies.
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image of Interfaith endeavours for peace in West Papua

Interfaith endeavours for peace in West Papua

by Tebay, Neles

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Published
2006
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£11.09

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Aachen: Missio, 2006. 76p., staplebound booklet, very good. Menschenrechte, 24.
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image of The Samoans of the Nanakuli-Makaha Area of Oahu, Hawaii (thesis)

The Samoans of the Nanakuli-Makaha Area of Oahu, Hawaii (thesis)

by Yost, Monica E.

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Published
1965
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Honolulu: University of Hawaii, Sociology Dept, 1965. 148p., text reproduced from typed ms, no illustrations, utilitarian binding in flexible brown covers with black cloth backstrip and typed cover label. Cloth spine bears a scrape and a adhesion scar, item is sound and legible throughout. Micro-details: have Samoan kids been introduced to diapers? to underwear? go nude?
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image of The Assimilation of Samoan Migrants in the Naval Housing Area, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (thesis)

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Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 1954. 101p., unpaginated appendices, text reproduced from typed ms, no illustrations, utilitarian binding in flexible brown covers with black cloth backstrip and typed cover label. Backstrip is slightly abraded but item is sound and legible throughout. The word "problem" occurs here, usually in connection with the conjunction of economically stressed Samoan immigrants with American military… Read more
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image of Origins, Ancestry and Alliance; Explorations in Austronesian Ethnography. A publication of the Department of Anthropology as part of the Comparative Austronesian Project, Research SChool of Pacific and Asian Studies

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Canberra: The Australian National University, 1996. Paperback. viii, 336p., illustrated with tables, line maps, genealogical and organizational charts, large softbound in 10x7 inch photographic wraps. Slightest edgewear with a tiny snag at head of spine panel, clean and sound within, find a neat little seller's fiche inside front cover, a very good copy.
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image of An Account of the Life of Ligeremaluoga (Osea). An Autobiography Translated by Ella Collins // The Erstwhile Savage [cover title]

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Melbourne: F. W. Cheshire Pty. Ltd, 1932. 94p., frontis portrait from photography (Osea shown at his desk), first issue of the Englished version, softbound in 7x5 inch plain printed wraps. Item was bumped at top corner-tip (affects every leaf), covers somewhat dust-soiled and edgeworn, text lightly foxed. Verso of portrait serves as endsheet blank, and this surface bears translator's… Read more
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£25.88
image of Ritualized Homosexuality in Melanesia

Ritualized Homosexuality in Melanesia

by Herdt, Gilbert H., editor, Michael R. Allen, J. Van Baal, Kenneth E. Read, Shirley Lindenbaum et al.

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Published
1993
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9780520080966
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£14.79

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. Paperback. lv, 409p., introduction to the paperback edition, maps, editor's preface, bibliography, contributors, index, conclusions, chapter footnotes, figures and tables, very good first printing of the first paperback edition stated in orange pictorial wraps.
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image of Journal of a Trip to the Shepherd, Banks, and Torres Islands and to Espiritu Santo and Efate in the New Hebrides. November 15, 1963 to December 24, 1963

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1965. Paperback. 91p., text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, comb-bound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed blue cover sheets. Mild external edgewear with marginal toning and a fews dots of spattered ink, a handleable copy quite sound and entirely clean and unmarked within. Study of Child Growth and Development and Disease Patterns… Read more
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image of Solomon Island, New Britain, and East New Guinea Journal January 7, 1960 to May 6, 1960. Reprinted

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1967. Paperback. 207p., illustrated with just two tiny hand-sketched line maps, text reproduced from keyboard-set manuscript, copyshop-bound in 11x8.5 inch printed wraps with a black plastic comb spine. The spine is kaput, squashed beyond resetting, its ugly splayed teeth confined by clumsily-applied fiber tape - we should have disbound it and… Read more
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image of Kuru Epidemiological Patrol from the New Guinea Highlands to Papua. August 21, 1957 to November 10, 1957

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1974. Spiral_bound. 203p., first issue of the main text. (FYI, no illustrations or maps and none of the "substantial appended materials" of a later printing that we have seen.) Text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, softbound in spiralbound 11x8.5 inch blue printed wraps. Covers mildly smudged with dust and offset,… Read more
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image of Journal of a Trip to the Shepherd, Banks, and Torres Islands and to Espiritu Santo and Efate in the New Hebrides. November 15, 1963 to December 24, 1963

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1965. Paperback. 91p., text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, staple-bound in 11x8.5 inch copyshop production under a plain printed blue cover sheet. Mild external edgewear, we see that item was disbound then re-stapled, several leaves bear small stains (from old packing material which we blew away), a handleable useful copy. Study… Read more
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image of Kuru Epidemiological Patrol from the New Guinea Highlands to Papua. August 21, 1957 to November 10, 1957. Reprinted with Index April, 1969; Reprinted with Appendix August, 1974

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1974. Paperback. 203p., has a line map plus substantial appended materials (nearly a hundred additional pages in English and German including numerous b&w photographs and more line maps), text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, softbound in 11x8.5 inch blue printed wraps bound with spine and cover titling (not just… Read more
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image of Solomon Islands Journal 1960. Extracts from a Field Notebook of a Medical Expedition to the Sutakama Valley in Central Guadacanal, British Solomon Islands Protectorate. January 7, 1960 to January 26, 1960

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1967. Paperback. Reprint, 207p., text reproduced from keyboard-set ms, softbound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed staplebound wraps. Mild edgewear, one staple was removed and another inserted (slight rust residue), faint tonings, a couple of tiny corner-tip creases, a good copy: sound, clean and unmarked. Study of Child Growth and Development and… Read more
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image of Journal of an Expedition to the Western Caroline Islands, September 4 to October 1, 1961. Reprinted with index September 1976

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1968. Paperback. 114 plus [10]p. index, a line map of the atoll the sole illustration. Text reproduced from keyboard-set ms. Softbound in 11x8.5 inch plain printed wraps. Faint edgewear, slight general toning with a slightly faded spine panel, very good copy: sound, clean and unmarked. Study of Child Growth and Development… Read more
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image of South Pacific Journal 1967 [cover title] / South Pacific Expedition To the New Hebrides and to the Fore, Kukukuku and Genatei Peoples of New Guinea  January 26, 1967 to May 12, 1967

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Bethesda: National Institute of Neurological Diseases and Blindness, 1967. Spiral_bound. 353p., text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms, spiral bound in 11x8.5 inch copyshop wraps with black plastic spine under a plain printed cover sheet. A handleable useful item that is somewhat edgeworn, the plastic spine is in good shape with a slight crumple to cover's top perforation, back cover… Read more
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£66.56
image of Research Use of Ethnographic Research Films. Delivered at the Sixty-seventh Annual Meeting, American Anthropological Association, November 21-24, 1968, Seattle, Washington, Abstracts 1:3, pp. 48-49

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Seattle [?]: American Anthropological Association, 1968. Pamphlet. 9p., a single staplebound fascicle of standard size, 11x8.5 inch inches, text reproduced from a keyboard-set ms on alkaline paperstock. Good copy, a little edgeworn but clean, unmarked and sound. A "filmer" himself, most often in remote Pacific Island fastnesses, Gajdusek knows pitfalls he's encountered with shooting then preserving footage. Classic early… Read more
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image of [The World of] Tribal Arts / Le Monde de L'Art Tribal. English language Edition [aka] Tribal, The Magazine of Tribal Art [with variations] - 36 unduplicated issues, all in fine shape, as a lot

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San Francisco / Paris: Alex R. Arthur [early nos.] / Primedia, Inc. [later], 2005. Magazine. Very fine copies commencing from "Issue I - March 1994" in a run to and through "Volume III - Number 4 - Spring 1997" (the first dozen, perhaps more, consecutive) thereafter a slightly broken run up to and through the "Spring/Summer 2005" issue… Read more
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£295.80
image of HAPI Sex! [Hot Asian_Pacific Islander Sex!] [brochure]

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San Francisco: Asian & pacific Islander Wellness Center, 2001. Six-panel brochure folded to 3.5x8.5 inches, workshop schedule, info on the Center, photos, unfolds to 8.5x11 inch handbill, very good on bright yellow stock.
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image of Elska magazine issue (25) Manila, Philippines

Elska magazine issue (25) Manila, Philippines

by Campbell, Liam, editor and photographer

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Published
2019
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Pawtucket, RI: Elska Magazine, 2019. Paperback. [188p] 6.75x9.25 inches, erotic nude and semi-nude color photos of young gay men, stories, attractive homophile magazine in trade paperback format, pictorial color Frenchfold wraps.
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image of The Nuclear Sovereignty Newsletter: Ending the Nuclear Cycle Through the Rule of Law; Vol. 2, Issue 5

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Bolinas, CA: The Nuclear Sovereignty Project, 1987. 16p., wraps secured by folding, 8.5 x 11 inches, a few small stains to rear wrap else very good condition. Entire issue dedicated to reports and updates on the situation in Palau. In 1979, voters in Palau enacted a constitution declaring it a nuclear-free zone. Between then and the release… Read more
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