National Library of Australia

We’re delighted to be able to re-open the Library for pre-booked ticketed access to our collections. Read more...

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 7 of 28
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Australia e Ceylan : studi e ricordi di tredici anni di missione / Gio. Battista Balangero
Bib ID 1963039
Format BookBook
Author
Balangero, Giovanni Battista
 
Description Torino : G.B. Paravia, [1897] 
xiv, 386 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm. 
Summary

"A voyage to Australia and description of mission work in North Queensland. The author also visited Ceylon [Sri Lanka] and the Holy Land"--Bibliography of Australia (Ferguson, J.A.), no. 6551.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 6551

Subjects Catholic Church -- Missions -- Australia.  |  Catholic Church -- Missions -- Sri Lanka.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Social organisation.  |  Religions - Christianity - Missionaries.  |  Law enforcement - Police - Native police.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Body - Decoration.  |  Housing - Shelters - Bark.  |  Human biology - Physical anthropology.  |  Gender relations - Marriage.  |  Costume and clothing - Nose pegs and piercing.  |  Gender relations - Division of labour.  |  Costume and clothing.  |  Australia -- Description and travel.  |  Sri Lanka -- Description and travel.  |  New Norcia (SW WA SH50-10)  |  Ravenswood (E Qld SF55-02)

Online

    In the Library

    Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

    Details Collect From
    NL 266.2 B171 Main Reading Room
    N 266.2 B171 Main Reading Room
    FER F6551
    Copy: FC copy
    Special Collections Reading Room

    Order a copy

    - Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

    Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
    close Can I borrow items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close What can I get online?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

    You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

    You can view this on the NLA website.

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
    Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.