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StatementWith an historical introduction and supplementary chapters on the manners and customs of the Papuans; accompanied with fifty full-page autotype illustrations from negatives of portraits from life and groups and lancscapes from nature. By J. W. Lindt.
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See all 17 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price Author: John William Lindt. Picturesque New Guinea/Preface. From Wikisource How this is, or why it should be so, is difficult to tell, but as yet no book of travel, papers reported the intelligence that Sir Peter Scratchley had been appointed High Commissioner for the Protectorate of New Guinea, and that a properly equipped expedition was to be sent to investigate.

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Details *. Picturesque New Guinea by Lindt, J. (John William), Publication date Topics Papuans, Papua New Guinea -- Description and travel Publisher London: Longmans, Green and Co. Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language : This banner text can have markup.

web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Early life and arrival in Australia. Johannes Wilhelm Lindt (often referred to in the literature simply as J.W. Lindt, and his name anglicised in Australia as 'John William') was born at Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany, son of Peter Joseph Lindt, a customs officer, and his wife Justine, née Rambach.

At 17 he took a working passage to Australia on a Dutch sailing ship which he left at Port. Inphotographer John William Lindt () accompanied Sir Peter Scratchley's expedition to the newly-proclaimed Protectorate of British New Guinea.

In he published fifty photographs from the expedition in Picturesque New Guinea. With an historical introduction and supplementary chapters on the manners and customs of the Papuans; accompanied with fifty full-page autotype Author: John William Lindt.

All books set in Papua New Guinea on Mappit's literary map. We found books set in Papua New Guinea. In Lindt published a book on his trip -- Picturesque New Guinea. With an historical introduction and supplementary chapters on the manners and customs of the Papuans - illustrated with fifty photomechanical prints.

It was a great success and became a. Port Moresby Nature Park is Papua New Guinea's leading botanical and native zoological parks and gardens, showcasing the best of the nation's flora and fauna in a safe and picturesque setting.

Over animals are on display including multiple species of tree kangaroos, cassowaries, birds of paradise, parrots, pigeons, reptiles, wallabies and more. "picturesque word origins".

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hardback book approx by Rating: % positive. Picturesque New Guinea: With an Historical Introduction and Supplementary Chapters on the Manners and Customs of the Papuans Author J. Lindt Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Very Good Jacket condition No Jacket Edition FACSIMILE EDITION OF COPIES Binding Hardcover ISBN 10 ISBN 13 Publisher Gordon.

Picturesque New Guinea, by John W. Lindt, - A useful reference about traditional New Guinea. One can quickly see the similarity of many photos in the 19th Century book and these taken in the s.

People of New Guinea in WW2 from the scrapbooks of James O. Brewer, USAAF, Photos taken by MSGT. Liamo Reef Resort is located along the picturesque Kimbe Bay in West New Britain Province. The Resort offers comfortable accommodation in a safe environment with a range of amenities on site for guests - including restaurant, bars, coffee shop, swimming pool, fitness center and courts for playing tennis, basketball and volleyball.

The popular Bella's Bridge provides one of the best selfie. This is an unusually good copy of this scarce book, more often seen in poor condition or in later binding, or both. Lindt, an accomplished professional photographer, accompanied the expedition that established Sir Peter Scratchley as the first British administrator of Papua New Guinea.

New Guinea series: award 9 village heads with the Bronze Cross for guerilla battle against the Japs A head of village Date: October Location: Indonesia, Dutch East Indies, New Guinea Sacred hook in the form of a pierced panel, Gaigo Revwi (Gaikarobi) village, Tschuosh tribe, Middle Sepik area height 60 inches or cm.

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Includes: Ebook, PDF Physical Book Original Oil Painting 'The Wanderer' 23cm x 30cm Less. Estimated delivery May Book Description. In this fresh and authoritative account John Macarthur presents the eighteenth century idea of the picturesque – when it was a risky term concerned with a refined taste for everyday things, such as the hovels of the labouring poor – in the light of its reception and effects in modern culture.

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They were the first company to offer tourism to New Guinea, inadvertising the 'New Guinea Excursion Trip'. This consisted of a five-week trip from Thursday Island and has been described as the "official beginning of tourist cruises in the South Pacific".

The company later published a book titled Picturesque Travel. Known for the historic WWII battles fought here between Japanese and Australian forces, this Papua New Guinea haven is worth exploring for its picturesque hidden coves, the scattered islands of Milne Bay and the bay’s northern shore.

Overnight: Queen Elizabeth. Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Day 7: Kiriwina, Trobriand Islands. Mr. Butcher, an English missionary, was attracted to New Guinea when a friend his was decapitated there by headhunters in (His friend had a friend who was by the cannibals, joint by joint.) The headhunters are literally named, or were, for the incursions of two wars and varied governments have done much to alter the customary bill of fare among these latter-day Stone Agers.

The waves at these beaches are just too perfect for surfing so get ready to ride on the water of Papua New Guinea’s beaches. Those who love water adventures and are looking for elusive un-crowded waves, there’s no better place than Papua New Guinea.

A list with the best Surfing Spots in Papua New Guinea.'The Encyclopaedia of Papua and New Guinea' (Melbourne University Press, ) states that J. W. Lindt of Melbourne records his experience with the expedition in in 'Picturesque New Guinea' (Sampson Low, London ) these being the first published photographs of New Guinea.

Lindt did not, in fact, go to New Guinea untilwhen he was.