29 x 24.5 cm. 192 pp. Paperback. Illustrated in b/w and colour.Text in Dutch and English. – In 1959, the renowned Dutch linguist Professor Anceaux went on the last Dutch expedition to the interior of Dutch New Guinea. Anceaux gave his glasses to one of the Papuans. Expedition leader Brongersma made a photograph of the event. On the front cover of this book, this photograph is not only symbolic of the Western view of other cultures, but also of how amusing our culture sometimes seemed to them. – Slight dog ear front cover, else fine.
Auteur: ROODENBURG, Linda
Uitgeverij: Waanders / Rijksmuseum voor Volkenkunde
Plaats: Zwolle / Leiden