The Resource Report on Australian languages and traditions

Report on Australian languages and traditions

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Report on Australian languages and traditions
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Report on Australian languages and traditions
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See Royal Anthropological Institute -- Journal, v.7, 1877/8; 232-268, for continuation; report on trip to Namoi and Barwon River areas; place names; Kamilaroi, Wailwun, Pikumbul, and Kogai word lists; social organisation; section system; description of the Bora; funeral rites; legends of the stars; medicine men; includes discussion of Australian religion and mythology based on secondary sources; comparative word lists; Kamilaroi, Turrubul and Dippil, by W. Ridley; Wirradjurri, by J. Gunther and J. Watson; Northumberland language, by L.E. Threlkeld; a Victorian language, by D. Baume; a west coast, W.A. language, by A. Hume; note on verbal inflection and affixes; resemblance to Aryan languages
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1819-1878
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Ridley, William
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Report on Australian languages and traditions
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M0025203
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0038508
Label
Report on Australian languages and traditions
Publication
Control code
M0025203
System control number
0038508

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