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So they were sent either to Borneo or Papua, I forget now which.
Some in Sulawesi and Papua provinces, expected to be the hardest hit, remained reluctant to leave, despite the 2004 experience.
I mention these creatures together to show the abundance of animal life in Papua.The Mate of the Lily|W. H. G. Kingston
He found, however, an important point on the western coast of Papua.In Search of the Castaways|Jules Verne
Since the British came to Papua head-hunting and cannibalism have been forbidden.Peeps At Many Lands: Australia|Frank Fox
The vast and little-known island of Papua contains some specimens of the feathered race of surpassing glory.The Romance of Natural History, Second Series|Philip Henry Gosse
This is the breath of Papua, stirring warm on her lips, that none who has known between loathing and desire can ever forget.Where the Pavement Ends|John Russell
race that inhabits New Guinea, 1610s, from Malay papuah "frizzled." Related: Papuan.