THE ASMAT OF NEW GUINEA. Michael Clark Rockefeller.
THE ASMAT OF NEW GUINEA.

THE ASMAT OF NEW GUINEA.

The journal of Michael Clark Rockefeller. With his ethnographic notes and photographs made among the Asmat people during two expeditions in 1961. Documented by a pictorial and descriptive catalogue of the objects he collected. Edited with an introduction by Adrian A. Gerbrands. Pp. 350(last blank), illustrated throughout in colour and black & white, folding coloured map at end, the title and headings printed in red, glossary of Asmat words, index of villages; roy. 4to; black cloth, lettered and decorated in red & white; original clear plastic printed dust wrapper, slightly rubbed, with small triangular piece torn from top edge of back panel; bookseller's sticker at foot of upper pastedown, edges of leaves lightly foxed; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1967. First edition. *From the library of Australian collector Fred Smith, with his bookplate on upper pastedown. Item #148822

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