The Belief in Immortalty and the Worship of the Dead. Complete Set of Three Volumes: I: The Belief Among the Aborigines of Australia, the Torres Straits Islands, New Guinea and Melanesia; II: The Belief Among the Polynesians; III: The Belief Among the Micronesians.
Edinburgh: National Museum of Antiquities of Scotland, 1913;1922;1924. First edition, 3 volumes, 8vo., pp.xxi,495,(2);ix,447,(4);ix,326,(2), uncut, green cloth, gilt, t.e.g.; Sir Laurence Gomme’s bookplate to front paste-down endpaper of volume I, all volumes with offsetting to endpapers and with light scuffing to boards, sunning to spines of volumes II and III (gilt is bright), volume II also with crease to front upper corner, contents clean and bright throughout, this is a very good set.
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Keywords: FOLKLORE ANTHROPOLOGY