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WILLIAMS, F.E. (Francis Edgar) (1893-1943)

[NEW GUINEA] Native education : the language of instruction and intellectual education

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/ by F. E. Williams, Government Anthropologist. At head of title: Territory of Papua. Port Moresby : Edward George Baker, Government Printer, 1928. First edition. Series: Anthropology Report, no. 9. Octavo (230 mm), original printed blue wrappers (lightly marked and with a mild vertical crease), pp v, [1 blank], 25; contents clean; from The Papuan Collection of Charles Fletcher (Melbourne), his bookplate to the inside of the upper wrapper.

Very scarce report on the education of indigenous peoples in the Territory of Papua by the eminent Australian anthropologist F. E. Williams, who served as Government Anthropologist of the Territory of Papua from 1928 until his death in 1942.