Neu-Guinea

Berlin, Alfred Schall, [1899].

Large octavo, xii, 535 pages with 55 illustrations plus 32 pages of plates (including 4 maps, one folding colour) and a folding colour map at the rear.

Gilt, green and black-decorated olive cloth; gilt-decorated spine; covers very slightly rubbed; head of the spine bumped; extremities slightly bumped; leading edge a little foxed and nibbled; bottom edge with trifling pencilled childish scrawl; inner hinge cracked (but binding remains sound); initial leaves a little foxed; a few mild signs of handling; presentation inscription to Vater F.H. Jericho (dated 1908) on the verso of the front flyleaf; a very good copy.

The rest of the title in full: 'mit Beiträgen von Professor Dr. A. Freiherrn von Danckelman, Professor Dr. F. von Luschan, Kustos Paul Matschie und Professor Dr. Otto Warburg mit Unterstützung der Kolonial-Abteilung des Auswärtigen Amtes, der Neu-Guinea-Kompagnie und der Deutschen Kolonial-Gesellschaft'. Text in German.

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Price: $150.00

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