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Title: Nieuw Guinea StudiŽn. Orgaan van de Stichting Studiekring voor Nieuw-Guinea [cover title].
Description: Den Haag, Haagsche Drukkerij en Uitgeversmaatschappij, 1957-, 1961. STOCKED: Jaargang I-No. 1-4 (Januari 1957) - Jaargang 5-No. 1-4 (Oktober 1961. Jaargang 1-5 (out of 6, discontinued in 1962). Tog. in 20 parts as published. Original bi-coloured limp wrappers. Cover titles in bold monochrome and white capital type. Editorial data published inside each front cover. Captioned monochrome illustrations on plates, figures in text, Contributions in dutch and english. Nice run of this dutch/english language quarterly with many scholarly contributions about the former dutch territory of New Guinea (now called Irian Jaya), with as objective to spread knowledge about country and population, its geography, agro-geology, medicaid, anthropology and ethnology, economic development, advanced education of the papuan population, political conciousness, preparation for sovereignty, exploration of mineral deposits, timber exploitation, etc. Published by command of the New Guinea Study Circle Foundation. Very fine near complete set. (year 6, 1962, not present).

Keywords: newguinea quarterly magazine journal scholars contributions economy irianjaya history culture heritage colonialism indonesia southeastasia papuans scholars development oceania melanesia

Price: EUR 250.00 = appr. US$ 271.71 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 56573