The Resource Gatherings of a naturalist in Australasia : being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral islands, by George Bennett

Gatherings of a naturalist in Australasia : being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral islands, by George Bennett

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Gatherings of a naturalist in Australasia : being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral islands
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Gatherings of a naturalist in Australasia
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being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral islands
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by George Bennett
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Summary
p.96-97; Method of catching platypus - words given for animal in Bathurst, Yass, Warwick, Tumut; p.109-115; Method of capture given by Yass R. native, Daraga, digging stick used; p.147-148; Name given to echidna by Darling Downs, Goulburn natives, method of cooking; p.155; Method of cooking opossum; p.217; Name given for emu by Tumut natives, use as food; p.288- 291; Types of larvae eaten, method of boomerang throwing, used in hunting, manufacture
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1804-1893
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Bennett, George
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Gatherings of a naturalist in Australasia : being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral islands, by George Bennett
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Held in Rare Book Cupboard. Facsimile version available
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M0033056
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xii, 456 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
System control number
0056353
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Gatherings of a naturalist in Australasia : being observations principally on the animal and vegetable productions of New South Wales, New Zealand, and some of the Austral islands, by George Bennett
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Publication
Note
Held in Rare Book Cupboard. Facsimile version available
Control code
M0033056
Extent
xii, 456 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
System control number
0056353

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