The Resource The languages of Torres Straits

The languages of Torres Straits

Label
The languages of Torres Straits
Title
The languages of Torres Straits
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Subject
Summary
Grammars of western and eastern islands; vocabularies of Mabuiag and Miriam (approx. 41 pages each); list of introduced and adapted words; English index to Mabuiag and Miriam vocabularies; literature of the western islands - notes on Biblical translations, texts of 7 stories given in original with interlinear literal translations followed by free translations; literature of the eastern islands - Biblical translations, texts of 10 stories with original and interlinear literal translations followed by free translations; the jargon English of Torres Straits; items listed separately in Bibliography - C.G. Seligmann and A. Wilkin, The gesture language of the western islanders; A.C. Haddon - The gesture language of the eastern islanders; C.G. Seligmann and A.C. Haddon - Fire signals in Torres Straits
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1858-1939
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Ray, Sidney H.
Label
The languages of Torres Straits
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Publication
Control code
M0050881
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0072977
Label
The languages of Torres Straits
Publication
Control code
M0050881
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0072977

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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