The Resource "Girroo Gurrll" : the first surveyor, and other Aboriginal legends, [G.J. Henry]

"Girroo Gurrll" : the first surveyor, and other Aboriginal legends, [G.J. Henry]

Label
"Girroo Gurrll" : the first surveyor, and other Aboriginal legends
Title
"Girroo Gurrll"
Title remainder
the first surveyor, and other Aboriginal legends
Statement of responsibility
[G.J. Henry]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Legends about animals & nature; Stories about white men, wooden letters, beings from spirit world; General information about tribal life and customs (avoidance relationships, initiation & cicatrization, tribal gatherings & wars, types of food, weaving nets); Superstitions; Names of types of food & recipes; Signs & omens; Burial rites; Vocabulary (180 words); Mullenbutta and Koorkimbutta tribes - Tully, Davidson Creek, Murray River, North Queensland; Map shows place names, etc. given by Girroo Gurrll, and location of tribes
Cataloging source
CLONE
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Henry, G. J.
Dewey number
398.2089991509436
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Aboriginal Australians
Label
"Girroo Gurrll" : the first surveyor, and other Aboriginal legends, [G.J. Henry]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Reprinted by Watson Ferguson and Co., Brisbane 1986; originally published Brisbane : Smith & Paterson, 1967
  • See also original 1967 edition at B H522.39/G1
Control code
abn98030078
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
77 p.
Other physical details
ill., 1 map, ports.
Label
"Girroo Gurrll" : the first surveyor, and other Aboriginal legends, [G.J. Henry]
Publication
Note
  • Reprinted by Watson Ferguson and Co., Brisbane 1986; originally published Brisbane : Smith & Paterson, 1967
  • See also original 1967 edition at B H522.39/G1
Control code
abn98030078
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
77 p.
Other physical details
ill., 1 map, ports.

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