# 30717

KAHN, Miriam

[NEW GUINEA] Always hungry, never greedy : food and the expression of gender in a Melanesian society

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Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1986. First edition. Octavo (230 mm), publisher’s blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine, in pictorial dust jacket, pp xx, 187, with photographic illustrations and line-drawn text figures, maps; a fine copy; from The Papuan Collection of Charles Fletcher (Melbourne), his bookplate to the front free-endpaper.

Anthropological study of the Wamira, a coastal people of Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea.