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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


  • Ethnology -- Vanuatu,
  • Primitive societies,
  • Malekula (Vanuatu)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby John Layard
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiii, 816 p., 24 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages816
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15131812M

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