The Resource The feathered serpent : the mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia..., chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson ; with a foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow

The feathered serpent : the mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia..., chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson ; with a foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow

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The feathered serpent : the mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia...
Title
The feathered serpent
Title remainder
the mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia...
Statement of responsibility
chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson ; with a foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow
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Summary
Field work 1954; myths from Haasts Bluff, Areyonga, Milingimbi, Port Keats, Daly River & Beswick (near Roper River); all stories relating to the lifeforce of nature, manifesting itself through life cycle & the eternal source and meaning of the spirit of life; tales told and translated by men of the tribes (Kuppapoingo, Jumbapoingo, Birrikilli, Miarr-Miarr, Leaquwulmirree, Murinbata, Djamunjun, Djauan, Ngalarkan, Aranda, Luritja, Pitjantjara)
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Conservation: 26/03/2004 Interleaves tipped into text block to reduce offsetting of images (see cons report:conservation lab file). Flagged for rebinding.
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1912-1992
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Robinson, Roland
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Mythology, Aboriginal Australian
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The feathered serpent : the mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia..., chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson ; with a foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow
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Publication
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Full subtitle: The mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; the Kuppapoingo, Jumbapoingo, Birrikilli, Miarr-Miarr and Leagulawulmirree tribes at Milingimbi; the Murinbata and Djamunjun tribes of Port Keats; the Djauan and Ngalarkan tribes at the Roper River; and the Arranda, Luritja and Pitjantjara tribes of the Centre
Control code
M0051027
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xvi, 87 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy 2 received from Alice Moyle.
Other physical details
ill. (part col.), col. map
Stock number
185 ; 11308 ; 12453
System control number
0073172
Label
The feathered serpent : the mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia..., chanted and translated by the old-men of these tribes to Roland Robinson ; with a foreword by T.G.H. Strehlow
Publication
Note
Full subtitle: The mythological genesis and recreative ritual of the Aboriginal tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia; the Kuppapoingo, Jumbapoingo, Birrikilli, Miarr-Miarr and Leagulawulmirree tribes at Milingimbi; the Murinbata and Djamunjun tribes of Port Keats; the Djauan and Ngalarkan tribes at the Roper River; and the Arranda, Luritja and Pitjantjara tribes of the Centre
Control code
M0051027
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
xvi, 87 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Immediate source of acquisition
RB copy 2 received from Alice Moyle.
Other physical details
ill. (part col.), col. map
Stock number
185 ; 11308 ; 12453
System control number
0073172

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