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The structure of the Koko-Yimidir language / by Walter E. Roth ; with the assistance of G.H. Schwarz and W. Poland
Bib ID 2117107
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Roth, Walter Edmund, 1861?-1933, author
 
Online Versions
Description Brisbane, [Queensland] : E. Gregory, Government Printer, 1901 
35 pages ; 33 cm. 
Series

North Queensland ethnography ; bulletin no.2.

Summary

Grammar and vocabulary; five letters from a young Aboriginal woman, with English translation, describing events and customs, including marriage, burial and vegetable foods.

Notes

At head of title: Home Secretary's Department, Brisbane.

"Presented to both Houses of Parliament by command."

National Library of Australia's copy bound with spine title: Ethnography of North Queensland

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-1898393752

Subjects Guugu Yimidhirr language Y82  |  Guugu Yimidhirr / Gugu Yimithirr / Kuku Yimidhirr people (Y82) (Qld SD55-13)  |  Communications.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Food - Preparation - Cooking - Plants.  |  Gathering.  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Marriage.  |  Guugu Yimithirr language.  |  Queensland South East Cape York (Qld SD54, SD55)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Poland, W. (Wilhelm), 1866-1955, author  |  Schwarz, G.H, author  |  Queensland. Home Secretary's Department

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