The Resource Aboriginal dictionary (Woradgery tongue.) of birds, beasts, fishes, &c., weapons and timber : also customs and ceremonies of the tribe

Aboriginal dictionary (Woradgery tongue.) of birds, beasts, fishes, &c., weapons and timber : also customs and ceremonies of the tribe

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Aboriginal dictionary (Woradgery tongue.) of birds, beasts, fishes, &c., weapons and timber : also customs and ceremonies of the tribe
Title
Aboriginal dictionary (Woradgery tongue.) of birds, beasts, fishes, &c., weapons and timber
Title remainder
also customs and ceremonies of the tribe
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Subject
Language
D10
Summary
Dictionary comprises approximately 258 terms for animals, weapons, parts of body, etc. in the Wiradjuri language of New South Wales; includes four songs without translation, place names grouped by meaning or common syllables (mainly N.S.W. and Vic.), description of tooth avulsion ceremony (notes hair singeing); speech taboo, food restriction), inquest to determine avenging party, account of raid on Thurgoona homestead (Murray R.) c.1850, women's fight, boys games (hunting, fighting, wooden moving target practice), Aboriginal expletives and oaths
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AIASerda
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Mitchell, John F. H
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Aboriginal dictionary (Woradgery tongue.) of birds, beasts, fishes, &c., weapons and timber : also customs and ceremonies of the tribe
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Publication
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0048862
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
29 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
Rp 6554
System control number
0069988
Label
Aboriginal dictionary (Woradgery tongue.) of birds, beasts, fishes, &c., weapons and timber : also customs and ceremonies of the tribe
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0048862
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
29 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
Rp 6554
System control number
0069988

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