Item #4488 Love Songs of Arnhem Land. Ronald M. BERNDT.
Love Songs of Arnhem Land

Love Songs of Arnhem Land

West Melbourne: Thomas Nelson, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover : pp. [vi] xx [2] 244 : illustrated with 17 plates, 2 maps and 8 diagrams : brown cloth boards : orange endpapers : black illustrated jacket.

Light foxing to block edges, heaviest at top; head and tail of spine gently pushed; jacket edge curled and foxed; faint rubbing to jacket glass. Very good / very good. Item #4488

Ronald Murray Berndt (14 July 1916 – 2 May 1990) was an Australian social anthropologist who, in 1963, became the inaugural professor of anthropology at the University of Western Australia. He and his wife Catherine Berndt maintained a close professional partnership for five decades, working among Aboriginal Australians at Ooldea (1941), Northern Territory cattle stations (1944–46), Balgo (1957–81) and natives of New Guinea (1951–53).

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