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The Resource Among cannibals : account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, [edited facsimile of 1889 John Murray publication]

Among cannibals : account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, [edited facsimile of 1889 John Murray publication]

Label
Among cannibals : account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland
Title
Among cannibals
Title remainder
account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland
Statement of responsibility
[edited facsimile of 1889 John Murray publication]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1851-1922
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Lumholtz, Carl
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Lumholtz, Carl
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Arts, Aboriginal Australian
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
adult
Label
Among cannibals : account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, [edited facsimile of 1889 John Murray publication]
Link
https://archive.org/details/amongcannibalsac1889lumh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This book has been reprinted from the original 1888 edition. The appendix has been omitted and four colour plates have been reproduced in black-and-white"
  • Includes collection of words from Herbert River pages 336-337
Contents
Introductory -- Sydney harbour -- Journey to Western Queensland -- Struggle between blacks and whites -- Journey to Northern Queensland -- Headquaters at Herbert vale -- Kamin -- Pleasant companions -- My first expedition with the blacks -- The apperance of the Aborigines in the different parts of the continent -- Respect for right of property -- The position of women among the blacks -- Mongan, a new mammal -- Dingo a member of family -- Blacks on the track -- Wild landscape on the Uppert Herbert -- A wedding -- Native politeness -- A festival dance of the blacks -- Arrival of the native police -- The rainy season -- Unpleasantnesses -- The burial of the blacks -- My life in danger -- Winter in Northern Queensland -- Mesage sticks -- Frozen meat -- A family of zoologists -- Religion
Control code
M0021902
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[xxiv], 383 pages.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780708115237
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (1 folded), music
Stock number
5313b
System control number
0035902
Label
Among cannibals : account of four years travels in Australia and of camp life with the Aborigines of Queensland, [edited facsimile of 1889 John Murray publication]
Link
https://archive.org/details/amongcannibalsac1889lumh
Publication
Note
  • "This book has been reprinted from the original 1888 edition. The appendix has been omitted and four colour plates have been reproduced in black-and-white"
  • Includes collection of words from Herbert River pages 336-337
Contents
Introductory -- Sydney harbour -- Journey to Western Queensland -- Struggle between blacks and whites -- Journey to Northern Queensland -- Headquaters at Herbert vale -- Kamin -- Pleasant companions -- My first expedition with the blacks -- The apperance of the Aborigines in the different parts of the continent -- Respect for right of property -- The position of women among the blacks -- Mongan, a new mammal -- Dingo a member of family -- Blacks on the track -- Wild landscape on the Uppert Herbert -- A wedding -- Native politeness -- A festival dance of the blacks -- Arrival of the native police -- The rainy season -- Unpleasantnesses -- The burial of the blacks -- My life in danger -- Winter in Northern Queensland -- Mesage sticks -- Frozen meat -- A family of zoologists -- Religion
Control code
M0021902
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
[xxiv], 383 pages.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Isbn
9780708115237
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (1 folded), music
Stock number
5313b
System control number
0035902

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