Leahy, Michael J. EXPLORATIONS INTO HIGHLAND NEW GUINEA. 1930-1935. Edited by Douglas E. Jones. Foreword by Jane C. Goodale. Med. 8vo, First Edition; pp. xvi, 256(last 2 blank); full-page map, several illustrations, index; a fine copy in dustwrapper. Bathurst; Crawford House Press; (1994).
***The diary of the often controversial Leahy, recording his five years spent in the pursuit of gold in the New Guinea highlands, and the human discoveries he made there. Leahy's encounters with the Highlanders in the 1920s and '30s, and his often extraordinary photographs of them provide a broad and rich contribution to world enthnography. #49231

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