The Resource Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand : being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the antipodes, by George French Angas

Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand : being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the antipodes, by George French Angas

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Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand : being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the antipodes
Title
Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand
Title remainder
being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the antipodes
Statement of responsibility
by George French Angas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Includes Moorundi, Parnkalla, Nauo, Wirramayo tribes; Food, clothing, games, death and sickness, shelters, ornaments & weapons, embalming, initiation rites; Dances of the Rankpareidkee people, infanticide practised; Notes on an exploring expedition along East coast of S.A. with Captain Grey; Contact with Milmendura tribe, clashes with other natives
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1822-1886
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Angas, George French
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Maori (New Zealand people)
  • Ethnology
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
Label
Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand : being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the antipodes, by George French Angas
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • "First published 1846"--Jacket
Contents
  • Vol. 1: Ch. 1. Voyage from England to Sth Australia -- Ch. 2. Journey to the Murray - The Lakes Alexandrina and Albert, and the Shores of the Cooring -- Ch. 3. Observations on the Aboriginal inhabitants of South Australia - The natives of the Lower Murray, and the lakes - Of Moorundi - The scrub natives - The Parnkalla and Nauo tribes to the westward of Spencer's Gulf -- Ch. 4. Notes of an exploring journey along the south-east coast of South Australia, in company with ... Captain Grey - The Coorong - Lacepede Bay - The desert - Rivoli Bay - The new country - Mt. Schanck and Mt. Gambier with their volcanic lake -- Ch. 5. Kangaroo Is. and Port Lincoln -- Ch. 6.The settled districts of Sth. Australia
  • Vol. 2: Ch. 5. Incl.: Voyage to New South Wales - Arrival in Sydney - Voyage to Adelaide - Flinder's Island - Return to Sydney - Portland Bay - Port Philip Heads -- Ch. 6.Sydney and its environs -- Ch. 7.The Aboriginal inhabitants of N.S.W. -- Ch. 8. Journey to Illawarra - Liverpool - Campbelltown - Appen - Illawarra Mountains - Dapto - Wollongong
  • Appendix (v. 2): Aboriginal carvings, or Outline tracings upon rocks and headlands in the vicinity of Port Jackson (as yet explored) -- Caves or Gunyahs -- Boomerang -- Corrobory -- Memorandum relative to words used by the Sydney tribes -- Burial
  • George French Angas : a biographical comment / C.R.H. Taylor (p. [281-283]
Control code
000002277164
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
2 v. in 1 (270 p.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Savage life and scenes in Australia and New Zealand : being an artist's impressions of countries and people at the antipodes, by George French Angas
Publication
Note
  • Includes indexes
  • "First published 1846"--Jacket
Contents
  • Vol. 1: Ch. 1. Voyage from England to Sth Australia -- Ch. 2. Journey to the Murray - The Lakes Alexandrina and Albert, and the Shores of the Cooring -- Ch. 3. Observations on the Aboriginal inhabitants of South Australia - The natives of the Lower Murray, and the lakes - Of Moorundi - The scrub natives - The Parnkalla and Nauo tribes to the westward of Spencer's Gulf -- Ch. 4. Notes of an exploring journey along the south-east coast of South Australia, in company with ... Captain Grey - The Coorong - Lacepede Bay - The desert - Rivoli Bay - The new country - Mt. Schanck and Mt. Gambier with their volcanic lake -- Ch. 5. Kangaroo Is. and Port Lincoln -- Ch. 6.The settled districts of Sth. Australia
  • Vol. 2: Ch. 5. Incl.: Voyage to New South Wales - Arrival in Sydney - Voyage to Adelaide - Flinder's Island - Return to Sydney - Portland Bay - Port Philip Heads -- Ch. 6.Sydney and its environs -- Ch. 7.The Aboriginal inhabitants of N.S.W. -- Ch. 8. Journey to Illawarra - Liverpool - Campbelltown - Appen - Illawarra Mountains - Dapto - Wollongong
  • Appendix (v. 2): Aboriginal carvings, or Outline tracings upon rocks and headlands in the vicinity of Port Jackson (as yet explored) -- Caves or Gunyahs -- Boomerang -- Corrobory -- Memorandum relative to words used by the Sydney tribes -- Burial
  • George French Angas : a biographical comment / C.R.H. Taylor (p. [281-283]
Control code
000002277164
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
2 v. in 1 (270 p.)
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Other physical details
ill.

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