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The Resource Australian legendary tales : being the two collections, Australian legendary tales & More Australian legendary tales, collected from various tribes by Mrs K. Langloh Parker ; with introductions by Andrew Lang and Wandjuk Marika ; illustrated by Rex Backhaus-Smith

Australian legendary tales : being the two collections, Australian legendary tales & More Australian legendary tales, collected from various tribes by Mrs K. Langloh Parker ; with introductions by Andrew Lang and Wandjuk Marika ; illustrated by Rex Backhaus-Smith

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Australian legendary tales : being the two collections, Australian legendary tales & More Australian legendary tales
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Australian legendary tales
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being the two collections, Australian legendary tales & More Australian legendary tales
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collected from various tribes by Mrs K. Langloh Parker ; with introductions by Andrew Lang and Wandjuk Marika ; illustrated by Rex Backhaus-Smith
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Fifty-four stories, told to the author by the Noongahburrah people who lived in the vicinity of Bangate Station on the Narran River; Peter Hippi, "king of the Noongahburrahs", Hippitha, Matah, Barahgurrie and Beemunny related the stories; text for Dinewan the Emu and Goomblegubbon the Bustard is also in Yuwaalaraay
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1856-1940
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Parker, K. Langloh
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  • 1844-1912
  • 1927-1987
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  • Lang, Andrew
  • Marika, Wandjuk
  • Backhaus-Smith, Rex
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  • Hippi, Peter
  • Aboriginal Australians
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Australian legendary tales : being the two collections, Australian legendary tales & More Australian legendary tales, collected from various tribes by Mrs K. Langloh Parker ; with introductions by Andrew Lang and Wandjuk Marika ; illustrated by Rex Backhaus-Smith
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Originally published: in 2 vols as Australian legendary tales, London : D. Nutt, 1897; and More Australian legendary tales, London : D. Nutt, 1898
Control code
M0024422
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780370108414
Other physical details
illustrations
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4504b
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0037705
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Australian legendary tales : being the two collections, Australian legendary tales & More Australian legendary tales, collected from various tribes by Mrs K. Langloh Parker ; with introductions by Andrew Lang and Wandjuk Marika ; illustrated by Rex Backhaus-Smith
Publication
Note
Originally published: in 2 vols as Australian legendary tales, London : D. Nutt, 1897; and More Australian legendary tales, London : D. Nutt, 1898
Control code
M0024422
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9780370108414
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
4504b
System control number
0037705

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