The Resource Legend & dreaming : legends of the dream-time of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land, illustrated from paintings of the legendary figures made by the narrators in earth colours and charcoal [with a] foreword by A.P. Elkin

Legend & dreaming : legends of the dream-time of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land, illustrated from paintings of the legendary figures made by the narrators in earth colours and charcoal [with a] foreword by A.P. Elkin

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Legend & dreaming : legends of the dream-time of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land
Title
Legend & dreaming
Title remainder
legends of the dream-time of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land
Statement of responsibility
illustrated from paintings of the legendary figures made by the narrators in earth colours and charcoal [with a] foreword by A.P. Elkin
Title variation
Legend and dreaming
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
For annotation see first edition
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1912-1992
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Robinson, Roland
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
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1891-1979
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Elkin, A. P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Legends
  • Folklore
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Art, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Legend & dreaming : legends of the dream-time of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land, illustrated from paintings of the legendary figures made by the narrators in earth colours and charcoal [with a] foreword by A.P. Elkin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Dreaming: term meaning any rock, waterhole, river or feature, of the present landscape, which was formed in the creation by any legendary character" -- Title page
Contents
Foreword -- People and legend -- Legend and dreaming -- The rainbow-serpent -- The battle and dreaming of the giant frogs -- Dooruk to emu -- Nebonkitkit the Stone-Country Devil -- The old eagle-hawk woman -- The two white cranes -- Noorait the white cockatoo -- Munjarra the morning and evening star -- The fire-bird -- The spirit Malingee -- Koopoo the red plain-kangaroo -- The brolga and the Jabiroo-Stork -- Jabbor the native-cat -- The place of devils -- The Rainbow-serpent at chemorkummen -- Koopoo at the flying-fox river -- The lizard Lubras -- The spirit Najaraurulkwulk -- The porcupine and the tortoise -- The rainbow-serpent of the plain -- Nagacork's good-bye
Control code
M0063730
Dimensions
18 cm x 24 cm
Edition
new edition
Extent
48 p.
Other physical details
ill. , maps;
System control number
0088538
Label
Legend & dreaming : legends of the dream-time of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land, illustrated from paintings of the legendary figures made by the narrators in earth colours and charcoal [with a] foreword by A.P. Elkin
Publication
Note
"Dreaming: term meaning any rock, waterhole, river or feature, of the present landscape, which was formed in the creation by any legendary character" -- Title page
Contents
Foreword -- People and legend -- Legend and dreaming -- The rainbow-serpent -- The battle and dreaming of the giant frogs -- Dooruk to emu -- Nebonkitkit the Stone-Country Devil -- The old eagle-hawk woman -- The two white cranes -- Noorait the white cockatoo -- Munjarra the morning and evening star -- The fire-bird -- The spirit Malingee -- Koopoo the red plain-kangaroo -- The brolga and the Jabiroo-Stork -- Jabbor the native-cat -- The place of devils -- The Rainbow-serpent at chemorkummen -- Koopoo at the flying-fox river -- The lizard Lubras -- The spirit Najaraurulkwulk -- The porcupine and the tortoise -- The rainbow-serpent of the plain -- Nagacork's good-bye
Control code
M0063730
Dimensions
18 cm x 24 cm
Edition
new edition
Extent
48 p.
Other physical details
ill. , maps;
System control number
0088538

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