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Glimpses of life in Victoria / by a Resident
Bib ID 1093669
Format BookBook
Author
Kerr, J. H
 
Description Edinburgh : Edmonston & Douglas, 1872 
xi, 428 pages, [6] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm. 
Summary

Smallpox epidemic of 1798; physical description; food sources; fighting; corroboree; after death beliefs; Qld Aborigines; cannibalism.

Notes

Attributed in Ferguson to J.H. Kerr.

Some copies have spine title: Life in Victoria.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 11124

Subjects Religion - After death beliefs.  |  Daily life.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Cannibalism.  |  Health - Infectious diseases - Smallpox.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Victoria -- Description and travel -- To 1850.  |  Victoria -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  Victoria -- Social conditions -- 1834-1900.  |  Melbourne (Vic.) -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  Victoria (Vic)  |  Queensland (Qld)
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