Emery, John. New York: Soho Press (1988). First American Edition. Quarter cloth with gilt lettering. 354 pp. Small stamp to bottom edges. “In this, his first novel published here, Australian Emery offers a fascinating glimpse into the lives of New Guinea’s headhunters and of the hearty, venturesome individuals appointed the task of civilizing them.” – LJ Book: Very Good. Dust Jacket: Very Good.