The Resource The living races of mankind : a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world, by H.N. Hutchinson, J.W. Gregory, R. Lydekker ; assisted by eminent specialists

The living races of mankind : a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world, by H.N. Hutchinson, J.W. Gregory, R. Lydekker ; assisted by eminent specialists

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The living races of mankind : a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world
Title
The living races of mankind
Title remainder
a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world
Statement of responsibility
by H.N. Hutchinson, J.W. Gregory, R. Lydekker ; assisted by eminent specialists
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the peoples in Britain's colonial empire "to maintain a great Imperial policy and a lasting supremacy in trade, ... through a better understanding of the needs and characteristics of the various peoples ..." [from introduction]; ethnological method; interaction with Europeans; physical attributes; cultural life; Torres Strait Islanders included in discussion of mainland Aborigines; Tasmanian Aborigines as a distinct group; Tasmanian Aborigines' extinction; Black War and Black Line in Tasmaina; Augustus Robinson
Cataloging source
AIAS
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1856-1927
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Hutchinson, H. N.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1849-1915
  • 1864-1932
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lydekker, Richard
  • Gregory, J. W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Howitt, A. W.
  • Mathews, R. H.
  • Wake, C. Staniland
  • Greenway, Charles Capel
  • Curr, Edward M.
  • Ethnology
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
The living races of mankind : a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world, by H.N. Hutchinson, J.W. Gregory, R. Lydekker ; assisted by eminent specialists
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Vol. I with 339 illustrations" [from title-page]
  • Vol 1. only, of 2 vol. edition
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter III Australia and Tasmania
Control code
000024092424
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
iv, 584 pages, plates
Governing access note
Not for inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
coloured frontispiece, illustrations, maps, portraits
Label
The living races of mankind : a popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts & ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world, by H.N. Hutchinson, J.W. Gregory, R. Lydekker ; assisted by eminent specialists
Publication
Note
  • "Vol. I with 339 illustrations" [from title-page]
  • Vol 1. only, of 2 vol. edition
Bibliography note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
  • cartographic image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter III Australia and Tasmania
Control code
000024092424
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
iv, 584 pages, plates
Governing access note
Not for inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
coloured frontispiece, illustrations, maps, portraits

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