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C P Mountford, Art, Myth and Symbolism, American-Australian Expedition to Arnhem Land, 1956 1st ed

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Author:  Charles P Mountford

Title:  Records of the American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land, Volume 1, "Art, Myth and Symbolism".

Published:  1956

Publisher:  Melbourne University Press

Book Condition:  Good;  text block tight, but cocked, pages clean and unfoxed, page edges sunned at top, green cloth boards at top and bottom edges appear lightly moisture-affected (original colour has paled) and bottom-right front cover is lightly bumped, end papers and page edges lightly foxed or sunned (see photos).

Dust Jacket:  Fair; spine and top edges lightly sunned, wear and markings as indicated in photos, small loss at top of spine, small losses or creases at tops and bottoms of flap folds, tiny hole is part of small, brown stain near "Arnhem" on front cover, 1 cm tear on front top edge.  Now covered in protective removable plastic.

Quarto, xxx + 513 pages, 2 colour plates, 157 b&w plates and 68 figures.

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