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An Introduction to the Western Desert language, by W. H. Douglas

Label
An Introduction to the Western Desert language
Title
An Introduction to the Western Desert language
Statement of responsibility
by W. H. Douglas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based on dialect spoken at Warburton Ranges, W.A.; Descriptive statement and pedagogical grammar; Locations of speakers of dialects shown; Deals with pronunciation, grammar, examples of sentence construction given; Seven native texts and translations, including one sacred myth - Wati Kutjara; Comparison of several dialects in appendix - Warburton Ranges, Ooldea, Mount Margaret, Jigalong, Norseman, Fitzroy Crossing, Oodnadatta areas, including vocabularies
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Douglas, Wilfrid H.
Government publication
federal national government publication
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1902-1986
  • 1922-2001
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  • Capell, A.
  • Wurm, S. A.
Series statement
Oceania linguistic monographs
Series volume
no. 4
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  • Western Desert language
  • Western Desert language
  • Western Desert language
  • Western Desert (W.A.)
  • Warburton region (W.A.)
Target audience
adult
Label
An Introduction to the Western Desert language, by W. H. Douglas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle: A pedagogical description of the Western Desert language, based on the dialect spoken at Warburton Ranges, Western Australia
  • General editor: A.P. Elkin
  • Editors: A. Capell and S. Wurm
Control code
M0041417
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
rev. ed. 1964
Extent
vi, 140 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
4244 ; 15185
System control number
0048449
Label
An Introduction to the Western Desert language, by W. H. Douglas
Publication
Note
  • Subtitle: A pedagogical description of the Western Desert language, based on the dialect spoken at Warburton Ranges, Western Australia
  • General editor: A.P. Elkin
  • Editors: A. Capell and S. Wurm
Control code
M0041417
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
rev. ed. 1964
Extent
vi, 140 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Stock number
4244 ; 15185
System control number
0048449

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