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Owen Rutter - The Pagans of North Borneo with 75 plates and Map - 1929

Owen Rutter - The Pagans of North Borneo with 75 plates and Map - 1929

The Pagans of North Borneo by Owen Rutter, introduction by C.G. Seligman with 75 plates in two colours 11 diagrams and 2 maps (folding and Sketch) - 1st edition, 1929 - red cloth binding.

Condition: Good. Binding with signs of use, cloth slightly soiled and discoloured. Presentation copy N. Brown Manchester Geographical Society with the book plate of this on the pastedown.
Paper is good and odourless, plates beautiful, folding map good.

Contents:
Introduction, Preface
12 Chapters: Past to present, Distribution of the Pagans, Personal characteristics, Social organization, Agriculture, Jungle and river craft, Arts and manufacturers, Trade and barter, Pagan law, Headhunting and war, Beliefs and ceremonies, Folklore
Appendix A, B -Vocabulary, chants
Bibliography
Index

The 75 plates are photographic reproductions. The folding map 34 × 36 cm (on page 40 × 41.5 cm) with a small insert map (Key Map).

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Object Book
Number of Books 1
Subject ethnology, History, Illustrated, Sociology
Author/ Illustrator Owen Rutter
Book Title The Pagans of North Borneo with 75 plates and Map
Condition Good
Publication year oldest item 1929
Edition 1st Edition
Language English, English
Original language Yes
Publisher Hutchinson
Number of pages 288
Dimensions 255×170 mm
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