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The Resource Australia in Oxford, edited by Howard Morphy and Elizabeth Edwards

Australia in Oxford, edited by Howard Morphy and Elizabeth Edwards

Label
Australia in Oxford
Title
Australia in Oxford
Statement of responsibility
edited by Howard Morphy and Elizabeth Edwards
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Papers explore early understandings of Australia as represented in the collections of the archives at Oxford; includes a chapter on the original Australians and the collections of Aboriginal art and artefacts in the Pitt Rivers Museum
Member of
Cataloging source
ANL
Dewey number
994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Morphy, Howard
  • Edwards, Elizabeth
  • Pitt Rivers Museum
Series statement
Monograph / Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pitt Rivers Museum
  • Natural history
  • Australia
  • Australia
Label
Australia in Oxford, edited by Howard Morphy and Elizabeth Edwards
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Foreword / Sir Zelman Cowan -- William Dampier and his botanical collections / erena marner -- The peculiar natural history of New Holland /Steve Simpson -- The emerging shape / Elizabeth Edwards -- Sturt and his journeys /Catherine Hart -- Representation and reality: science and the visual image / Elizabeth Edwards -- The original Australians and the evolution of anthropology / Howard Morphy -- 'The foundations of all good and noble principles': Oxonians and the Australian universities in the nineteenth century / Richard Symonds -- Australians at Oxford / John Legge
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the library of Rhys Jones
Isbn
9780902793224
Issn
0141-2477
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, ports.
Label
Australia in Oxford, edited by Howard Morphy and Elizabeth Edwards
Publication
Contents
Foreword / Sir Zelman Cowan -- William Dampier and his botanical collections / erena marner -- The peculiar natural history of New Holland /Steve Simpson -- The emerging shape / Elizabeth Edwards -- Sturt and his journeys /Catherine Hart -- Representation and reality: science and the visual image / Elizabeth Edwards -- The original Australians and the evolution of anthropology / Howard Morphy -- 'The foundations of all good and noble principles': Oxonians and the Australian universities in the nineteenth century / Richard Symonds -- Australians at Oxford / John Legge
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
96 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy 2 received from the library of Rhys Jones
Isbn
9780902793224
Issn
0141-2477
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, ports.

Library Locations

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