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Hunters and fishers, or, Sketches of primitive races in the lands beyond the sea / by Mrs Percy Sinnett
Bib ID 1349279
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Sinnett, Percy, Mrs
 
Online Versions
Description London : Chapman and Hall, 1846 
x, 146 p., [4] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 18 cm. 
Summary

p.37-57; Outline of tribal life, hunting, cooking, family life, treatment of women, tooth avulsion, weapons.

Partial contents
  • The Australians (37-57)
  • The Region of Many Islands, or Polynesia (96-113)
 
Notes

Includes references to New Zealand.

The tinted plate: Kangaroo Hunt in New South Wales, appears to be a reproduction of that of Clark and Dubourg in The Field Sports of New South Wales. --Ferguson.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Australia, 4380

Muir, 6760

Subjects Primitive societies.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Weapons.  |  Family.  |  Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Australia.
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