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Land-travel and sea-faring / by Morley Roberts ; illustrated by A.D. McCormick
Bib ID 119337
Format BookBook
Author
Roberts, Morley, 1857-1942
 
Description London : Lawrence and Bullen, 1891 
viii, 259 pages, [5] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. 
Summary

p. 177 Aboriginal man near Willandra Lakes asks for tobacco; p. 182-183 Aboriginal camps at sheep station Mossgiel; Aboriginal women ask for sheeps' heads; Aboriginal boy "Moses" makes stock whip handles out of myall wood in return for money; Aboriginal people's use of liquor; author's opinion that sale of liquor to Aborigines should be forbidden; Author's negative opinion about Aboriginal women; belief that Aboriginal race is doomed.

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Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 14957

Subjects Roberts, Morley, 1857-1942.  |  Seafaring life -- Great Britain.  |  Voyages and travels.  |  Mossgiel (SW NSW SI55-05)  |  Willandra Lakes (SW NSW SI54-08)
Other authors/contributors McCormick, A. D. (Arthur David), 1860-1943

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