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Languages of some native tribes of Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria / by R.H. Mathews
Bib ID 1873433
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918
 
Online Versions
Description [Sydney, New South Wales] : Royal Society of New South Wales 1902 
135-190 pages ; 22 cm. 
Full contents
  • Prefatory
  • Grammatical structures of the following Australian Languages: Queensland - 1 Yualeai. 2 Pikumbil. N.S.Wales - 3 Kawambarai. 4 Wongaibon. 5 Kūrnū. 6 Tyakē or Mystic Language. 7 Dyirringan̄. Victoria - Yotayota. Burēba.
  • Comprehensive Vocabularies of Kūrnū, Yualeai and Yotayota words.
 
Notes

Cover title.

"Reprinted from Journal and proceedings of the Royal Society of N.S. Wales, Vol. 36."

"Read before the Royal Society of N.S. Wales, September 3, 1902."

Includes bibliographical references.

FERG/1944 copy also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-52794484

Text in English with Yuwaalaraay, Bigambul, Wangaaypuwan, Kurnu, Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi, Dyirringañ, Yorta Yorta and Barababaraba vocabulary and word lists.

Subjects Yuwaalaraay language D27.  |  Bigambul language D34.  |  Wangaaypuwan language D18.  |  Kurnu language D25.  |  Gamilaraay / Gamilaroi / Kamilaroi language D23.  |  Dyirringañ language S51.  |  Yorta Yorta language D2.  |  Barababaraba language D5.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Languages.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Languages.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Languages.  |  Australian

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