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Melanesian design : a study of style in wood and tortoiseshell carving

Author: Gladys Amanda Reichard
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1933.
Series: Columbia University contributions to anthropology, v. 18.
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Reichard, Gladys Amanda, 1893-1955.
Melanesian design.
New York, Columbia University Press, 1933
(OCoLC)594404755
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gladys Amanda Reichard
OCLC Number: 1416909
Notes: Errata slip inserted at end of v. 1.
"Awarded the A. Cressy Morrison prize in natural science in 1932, by the New York Academy of Sciences."
Description: 2 volumes (viii, 172 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates; 141 pages of plates) : illustrations, map ; 30 cm.
Contents: [v. 1.] Carved wooden bowls --
Tortoiseshell ornaments --
General principles of Melanesian art --
[v. 2.] Admiralty Island woodcarving --
Tami woodcarving --
Admiralty Island kapkaps --
New Ireland kapkaps --
Solomon Island shellwork --
Shellwork from different localities --
Illustrations for comparison.
Series Title: Columbia University contributions to anthropology, v. 18.
Other Titles: Tortoiseshell carving
Responsibility: by Gladys A. Reichard.

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