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Time Belong Tumbuna
Kohnke, Glenys
Robert Brown and Assoc ,
ISBN 10: 0701606886
ISBN 13: 9780701606886

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Time Belong Tumbuna - legends & traditions of Papus New Guinea
Kohnke,Glenys      
ISBN: 0701606886
Robert Brown and Associates with the Jacaranda Press Port Moresby and Milton Queensland 1973.  1973    4to hardcover 111pp. Fine. / Fine d/w. Colour reproductions of Kohnke's paintings illustrate the text. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58904
Bookseller: Dial a Book  
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Time Belong Tumbuna; Legends and Traditions of Papua New Guinea
Kohnke, Glenys, Glenys Kohnke.     
ISBN: 0701606886
Robert Brown & Associates With the Jacaranda Press, Milton, Queensland, 1973. First Edition  Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Glenys Kohnke. First Edition. acknowledgements and introduction by author. Map illustrated endpapers, showing a 1742 French navigation chart of the South Pacific. The text is illustrated with both colour and black-and-white reproductions of the author's artwork, on the left hand side of the book is the myth/tradition and on the right-hand side is an artwork representing the same. Orange coloured boards with black coloured titles to the backstrip. Illustrated dustwrapper, again by author, with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "In Papua and New Guinea, where oral tradition is the cornerstone of culture, myths represent a continuing art form. In this book of legends collected from all parts of Papua and New Guinea, Glenys Kohnke has produced a work of considerable cultural significance. Time Belong Tumbuna is illustrated by means of her own paintings, drawings and sculptures inspired by the legendary heroes and heroines of the Tumbuna." -- from the front fold over panel blurb. Softening to the head and to the heel of the backstrip along with a little fading and some bumping to the book corners. Browning to the textblock edges and light age toning of the in eternal pages. A previous owner has used "whiteout" to cover their name to the top right-hand corner of the free front endpaper. A few stains to the first few pages of the book. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and there is some rubbing and creasing to both the dustwrapper edges and to the dustwrapper panels. The major damage has been caused by voracious insects their efforts can be seen along the front fold over crease edge, the backstrip, the rear panel and a little to the rear fold over crease. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. (7), VIII-XII, (1), 2-110, (2) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Glenys Kohnke. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Papua New Guinea; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0701606886. ISBN/EAN: 9780701606886. Inventory No: 0114104. Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0114104
Bookseller: Syber's Books  
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Time Belong Tumbuna
Kohnke, Glenys      
ISBN: 9780701606886
Jacaranda,  1973. First Edition  Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Good. First Edition. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. 112 pages. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. No foxing in this copy. Dust Jacket has chunks missing, but is otherwise intact, with both flaps. Dust Jacket price-clipped. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Book and dustjacket condition has been well-preserved due to clear, acid-free Mylar book/jacket covers . Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; Papua New Guinea; Art & Design. ISBN: 0701606886. ISBN/EAN: 9780701606886. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 29073. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Very Good Condition
Price: $43.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 29073
Bookseller: Mr Pickwick's Fine Old Books  
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