Papuan Languages of Oceania

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Narr, 1982 - Langues papoues - 330 pages
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Contents

Preface
1
Short history of Papuan linguistic research
20
The nature of Papuan languages
35
The classification of Papuan languages
65
The TransNew Guinea Phylum in general
76
The West Papuan Phylum
204
The Torricelli Phylum
226
Minor Phyla
245
Isolates
252
Possible past language migrations in the New Guinea area
258
Bibliography
278
Index of languages and dialects
310
Maps
333
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