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In the Nicobar Islands - George Whitehead

1924 - Seeley, London - First Edition
‘A full, clear and sympathetic description of the inhabitants, and of their life and customs. The book makes pleasant reading and offers much interesting material to the ethnographer and the folklorist; the pictures are very good and sometimes quite amusing, and the general value of the work is considerably enhanced by the extensive foreword by Sir Richard Temple.’ - Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, April 1924.

Comprehensive and well written account of the isolated Nicobar Islands in the Andaman sea, an Indian territory 1,300 km from India, and 150 km north of Sumatra. Illustrated with 20 full page black and white photographic plates and a map.
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Price HK$ 900