The Resource The first walkabout, by Norman B. Tindale and H.A. Lindsay ; illustrated by Madeleine Boyce

The first walkabout, by Norman B. Tindale and H.A. Lindsay ; illustrated by Madeleine Boyce

Label
The first walkabout
Title
The first walkabout
Statement of responsibility
by Norman B. Tindale and H.A. Lindsay ; illustrated by Madeleine Boyce
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
Childrens story about prehistoric people who lived in Australia before the present day Aborigines, the Negritos; story of a band of Negritos, their journey from Asia to Australia, and their adventures as they learn to live in their new land
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1900-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tindale, Norman B.
Date time place
"First published 1954"--t.p. verso
Dewey number
A823.2
Intended audience
For children
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1900-1969
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lindsay, H. A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's literature, Australian
  • Negritos
  • Ethnology
Label
The first walkabout, by Norman B. Tindale and H.A. Lindsay ; illustrated by Madeleine Boyce
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Winner of the Australian Children's Book of the Year Award, 1955
  • Includes ''Little dictionary'' of terms: p. 117-119
Control code
M0040615
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 129 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • RB copy - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • B copy 2 - Donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones collection.
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1584
System control number
0046887
Label
The first walkabout, by Norman B. Tindale and H.A. Lindsay ; illustrated by Madeleine Boyce
Publication
Note
  • Winner of the Australian Children's Book of the Year Award, 1955
  • Includes ''Little dictionary'' of terms: p. 117-119
Control code
M0040615
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 129 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
  • RB copy - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
  • B copy 2 - Donation from Rhys Maengwyn Jones collection.
Other physical details
ill.
Stock number
1584
System control number
0046887

Library Locations

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