Port Moresby: Office of Infomation, Papua New Guinea Government. Foreword by Michael Somare. Many color and b/w Illus. 4to, pictorial boards, d.w. (Port Moresby): Office of Information, Papua New Guinea Government, n.d., (1975). Inscribed by Michael Somare, the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea.
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Chicago: W. D. Boyce, 1928. Illus. 8vo, black cloth, cloth lightly soiled. Chicago: W. D. Boyce, (1928).
Garden City: Doubleday, 1923. 125 illustrations plus 2 folding maps. xv + 280pp., 8vo, decorative blue cloth; scattered, light foxing. Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1923. First edition. A very good copy Carpenter's World Travels.
41 illustrations, many in color, 4 maps. 454pp. 8vo, green cloth. Boston: Little Brown, 1966. Very good.
New York: Abrams, 1989. 170 color illus., map. 4to, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Abrams, (1989). Fine.
Illus. Colored embossed cloth. Paris, 1963. Adventures on Papua. Near fine.
Paris: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1790. 1 volume, 4to, xvi (title, opinion of the bookbinder, errata, foreword); iv (table of contents); 309 pages of text, wide margins, 12 folding maps and plates numbered I - XII. Original blue wrappers, quite rubbed, lacks spine, deckled edges. Paris: L'Imprimerie Royale, 1790. First Edition. Internally very good. Charles Pierre Claret de Fleurieu (1738-1810) entered the navy at age fourteen. He was an explorer, hydrographer and French politician, notably Minister of Marine under Louis XVI and...
New York: Random House, 1968. Profusely illustrated, including many nicely printed photogravures. 184pp. 4to, natural cloth, d.w. New York: Random House, 1968. First edition. A near fine copy.
Dusseldorf: Arnz. Lithograph with hand coloring. 24.25 x 19.5 inches. Shows some minor wear to edges and some light foxing. In very good condition. A handsome illustration of a Southern Cassowary, a large flightless bird native to Indonesia, northeastern Australia, and New Guinea, shown here in profile with details of plumage at 1/3 of natural size. This is plate 86 from Goldfuss' 'Naturalists Atlas', a collection of large folio sized lithographs published in serial form (unbound) in Dusseldorf by Arnz...
Dusseldorf: Arnz. Lithograph with hand coloring. 23.75 x 18.5 inches. Shows some minor wear to edge and some light foxing. In very good condition. A vibrant illustration of a Black Sicklebill, a large bird-of-paradise found in New Guinea, presented as 1/2 of natural size. This is plate 258 from Goldfuss' 'Naturalists Atlas', a collection of large folio sized lithographs published in serial form (unbound) in Dusseldorf by Arnz from 1824-1842. Georg August Goldfuss (1782-1848) was a German paleontologist, botanist, and...
Basel: Tribal Art Centre, 1985. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographic images. Slim 4to, colored, glossy pictorial boards. Basel: Tribal Art Centre, (1985). First Edition. Near Fine.
Original aquatint. 18 1/2" x 12 1/2". Dramatic forest scene with three firgures in Papua New Guinea from the Voyage of the corvette Astrolabe executed by order of the king: during the years 1826-1827-1828-1829.
4to, cloth, d.w. With a profusion of handsomely printed illus. New York, (1966). The Continents We Live On series.
New York: Viking, 1962. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 256 pages, plus a list of photos, a glossary, and an index. Tall 8vo, black cloth. New York: Viking, (1962). Very good(+).
Washington: Center of Military History United States Army, 1989. 5 color folding maps, 17 b/w maps, many b/w Illus. 409pp. 4to, green cloth, Washington: Center of Military History, United States Army, 1989. Very good.
New York: American Museum of Natural History, 1968. 48 pages of black & white photographic illustrations and 5 color plates. 628 pages, tall very thick 8vo, blue cloth, black spine, d.w. New York: American Museum of Natural History, 1968. First Edition. A fine copy in a very good dust jacket.
Illustrated with maps and photographs. 266pp, 8vo, cloth. N.Y.: Charles Scribner's, 1965. Very good in very good, price clipped, dust jacket.
Illustrated. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Random House, (1974). Very good. Life with a cannibal tribe in New Guinea.
New York: Grove, 1989. Paperback edition, illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 209 pages, 8vo, New York, Grove Press, (1989). First Evergreen edition. Very good(+). Inscribed to playwright Romulus Linney on the half-title page: "For Romulus, with many thanks for being who you are and for all the great talks we had. Love, Tobias."
1985. Many black & white illustrations, one folding. Tall slim 8vo, stiff pictorial wrappers. Asmat Museum of Culture and Progress, 1985. Inscribed by the author.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. (London): Angus & Robertson, (1964). vg Author was Judge of the Supreme Court of Papua-New Guinea.
New York: Putnam, 1986. 8vo, 1/2 gray cloth, d.w. New York: Putnam, (1986). Very good Investigation of the crew and military passengers of a United States Army Air Force plane that crashed on March 22, 1944 in New Guinea. The author also writes on the wreckage and items removed from the plane by the United States Army after the plane's discovery in April, 1982.
New York: Viking, 1981. Numerous dramatic color photographic illustrations by Malcolm Kirk. Folio, black cloth, d.w. New York: Viking Press, 1981. A fine copy.
London: Dent, 1962. Color frontis., illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. xiii + 189pp., 8vo, black cloth; lightly rubbed, very faint dampstain to front and rear covers near the spine. London: J.M. Dent & Sons, 1962. First edition. A very good copy.