Laments for Foiled Marriages - Love Songs from a Sepik Village

Twenty-one songs, parallel Manambu English text for all the songs;collected between 1977 and 1979; introductory essay by Simon Harrison setting the social context and the Namai as a literary form.

Publisher: Institute of Papua New Guinea Studies
Edition: First Edition
Place Published: Boroko, PNG
Printed wrappers. Very good.


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