Cannibals and convicts : notes of personal experiences in the western Pacific

Maker and role
Author: Julian Thomas
Publisher: Cassell & Company Limited
Production date
1886
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Production place
London/England
Description
Description and travel through Melanesia in the Western Pacific. Discusses cannibalism, indigenous peoples of the area, the convict settlement on Norfolk Island, missionaries and life aboard a labour vessel.
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Media/materials description
Red linen boards; gold lettering and indented border on front board; gold lettering and illustration on spine
Measurements
xvi, 407 p. : ill., col. map, ports. ; 23 cm.
Measurements
0 - Whole = Height x Width x Depth (mm) = 230 x 48 x 155mm
Subjects
Melanesia - Description and travel
Oceania - Description and travel
Accession number
A149.331

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