The Resource Customs of the world : a popular account of the manners, rites and ceremonies of men and women in all countries, Walter Hutchinson ; with an introdroduction by A. C. Haddon and with contributions by eminent authorities

Customs of the world : a popular account of the manners, rites and ceremonies of men and women in all countries, Walter Hutchinson ; with an introdroduction by A. C. Haddon and with contributions by eminent authorities

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Customs of the world : a popular account of the manners, rites and ceremonies of men and women in all countries
Title
Customs of the world
Title remainder
a popular account of the manners, rites and ceremonies of men and women in all countries
Statement of responsibility
Walter Hutchinson ; with an introdroduction by A. C. Haddon and with contributions by eminent authorities
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Language
eng
Summary
Vol. 1 pp. 139- 199: "Australia" by A.R. Brown ; includes discussion of customs relating to birth, youth, marriage, religious beliefs, magic & sorcery, customs relating to war, vengeance & justice, and burial customs
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1887-1950
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Hutchinson, Walter
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1855-1940
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Haddon, Alfred C.
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  • Manners and customs
  • Rites and ceremonies
  • Religion
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Customs of the world : a popular account of the manners, rites and ceremonies of men and women in all countries, Walter Hutchinson ; with an introdroduction by A. C. Haddon and with contributions by eminent authorities
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This work includes information and/or pictures which some Aboriginal men and women may not wish to see
  • Images of ceromonies largely derived from Spencer & Gillen
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Melanesia / R.W. Williamson -- Fiji / T. Athol Joyce -- Polynesia (including Micronesia) / T. Athol Joyce -- Australia / A.R. Brown -- Borneo / Charles Hose -- Sian / W.A. Graham -- Burma / Sir George Scott -- The Andaman and Nicobar Islands / Sir Richard Temple -- The Malay Peninsula / W.W. Skeat
Control code
000006380000
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
2 volumes
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
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rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (part colour) maps, plates
Label
Customs of the world : a popular account of the manners, rites and ceremonies of men and women in all countries, Walter Hutchinson ; with an introdroduction by A. C. Haddon and with contributions by eminent authorities
Publication
Note
  • This work includes information and/or pictures which some Aboriginal men and women may not wish to see
  • Images of ceromonies largely derived from Spencer & Gillen
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Melanesia / R.W. Williamson -- Fiji / T. Athol Joyce -- Polynesia (including Micronesia) / T. Athol Joyce -- Australia / A.R. Brown -- Borneo / Charles Hose -- Sian / W.A. Graham -- Burma / Sir George Scott -- The Andaman and Nicobar Islands / Sir Richard Temple -- The Malay Peninsula / W.W. Skeat
Control code
000006380000
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
2 volumes
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (part colour) maps, plates

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