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The Resource Emu, Gecko and the little boy, retold by Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Elizabeth Djandilnga Thorne

Emu, Gecko and the little boy, retold by Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Elizabeth Djandilnga Thorne

Label
Emu, Gecko and the little boy
Title
Emu, Gecko and the little boy
Statement of responsibility
retold by Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Elizabeth Djandilnga Thorne
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Story about a little boy who wanders away from his parents, is captured by an emu, and is returned to his family by her husband the gecko; the boy was naughty and is punished by being captured, emu is punished for being a thief and liar
Cataloging source
ANB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barlow, Alex
Dewey number
  • 398.2099429
  • 398.2450899915
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
For primary children
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thorne, Elizabeth Djandilnga
Series statement
  • Australian legends
  • Southern Cross.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Readers (Primary)
  • Readers
  • Readers
  • Zoology
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Emu, Gecko and the little boy, retold by Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Elizabeth Djandilnga Thorne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Nunggubuyu story from Arnhem Land" -- Back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000007973118
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780732904074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations
Label
Emu, Gecko and the little boy, retold by Alex Barlow ; illustrated by Elizabeth Djandilnga Thorne
Publication
Note
"A Nunggubuyu story from Arnhem Land" -- Back cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000007973118
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from the Tom Austen Brown collection.
Isbn
9780732904074
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
colour illustrations

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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