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Papua New Guinea

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Maps (on this page)

List of titles available from The Internet Archive (on this page)

James CHALMERS (1841-1901)

George COLLINGRIDGE (1847-1931)


Beatrice GRIMSHAW (1870-1953)

J. W. (John William) LINDT (1845-1926)

Charles Emanuel LYNE (1850-1910)

John MacGILLIVRAY (1822-1867)

Nikolai Nikolaevich (Nicholas) MIKLOUHO-MACLAY (1846-1888)
Wikipedia -- Australian Dictionary of Biography

  • New Guinea Diaries (1871-1883) [External link: PDF file 6mb.]
    (Translated from the Russian with biographical and historical notes by C.L. Sentinella)

John MORESBY (1830-1922)

J. H. P. (Sir John Hubert Plunkett) MURRAY (1861-1940)


Sir Ernest SCOTT (1868-1939)

H. Wilfrid WALKER

Robert Wood WILLIAMSON, 1856-1932

George Arnold WOOD, (1865-1928)

Titles available from The Internet Archive

  • Across Papua (1909) by Kenneth Mackay
  • Among the Cannibals of New Guinea (1888) by S McFarlane
  • Argonauts of the Western Pacific (1922) by Bronislaw Malinowski
  • Australia versus Germany (1915) by F S Burnell
  • Australian Defences and New Guinea (1887) by Peter Scratchley
  • An Autobiography (1908) by George Brown (Pioneer-Missionary and Explorer)
  • Carved and Painted Designs from New Guinea (1931) by Albert Buell Lewis
  • The Cruise of the Marchesa to Kamschatka and New Guinea Vol. I (1886) by H H Guillemard
  • Decorative Art of New Guinea (1925) by Albert Buell Lewis
  • The Fifth Continent (Ch. 12) (1902) by Charles Henry Eden
  • Forty Years' Mission Work in Polynesia and New Guinea 1835-1875 (1876) by A W Murray
  • Further Adventures of a New Guinea Resident Magistrate (192?) by C A W Monckton
  • Greatheart of Papua (James Chalmers) (1913) by W P Nairne
  • James Chalmers (1938?) by A Gratten Hall
  • James Chalmers of New Guinea (1902) by Cuthbert Lennox
  • James Chalmers (19?) by William Robson
  • The Land of the New Guinea Pygmies (1913) by C G Rawling
  • The Melanesians of British New Guinea (1910) by Charles G Seligmann
  • A Naturalist in Cannibal Land (1913) by A S Meek
  • An Outpost in Papua (1911) by Arthur Kent Chignell
  • Pioneering in New Guinea (1880?) by James Chalmers
  • Some Experiences of a New Guinea Resident Magistrate (1921) by C A W Monckton
  • Unexplored New Guinea (1920) by Wilfred M Beaver
  • Victoriana: Missionary Sister in Papua-New Guinea (1907) by Julia Benjamin
  • A Voyage to New Guinea and the Moluccas (1779) by Thomas Forrest
  • Voyages of the Dutch Brig of War 'Dourga' (1840) by D H Kolff
  • Work and Adventure in New Guinea (1902?) by James Chalmers


Hammond's map of Australia and New Guinea,
showing British and German annexations.
Published 1885

Papua or British New Guinea c.1887

Last Updated 19 Oct 2015