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A concise history of the colony and natives of New South Wales / by Samuel Kittle
Bib ID 2354967
Format BookBook
Author
Kittle, Samuel
 
Description Edinburgh : Published by Oliver & Boyd, [1814?] 
252 pages, [3] leaves of plates : 1 illustrations ; 15 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK84.

Summary

Early settler and Aboriginal relations including violent conflict; includes observations (mainly summarised from Collins) of Aboriginal decorations, habitations, material culture, subsistence, games, tooth avulsion, ritual, funeral rites, songs; short vocabulary of words; Aboriginal responses to contact - Bennelong.

Notes

National Library of Australia's FC F580a copy quarter bound in brown leather with marbled boards.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK84.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 580a

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Social life and customs.  |  Technology.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Ceremonies.  |  Body - Decoration.  |  Settlement and contacts - Penal colonies / Convicts.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Weapons.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Recreation.  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Hunting, gathering and fishing.  |  Race relations - Violent.  |  Religion.  |  New South Wales -- History -- 1788-1851.  |  Sydney (NSW SI56-05)

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    Copy: Ferguson (FC) collection (hbk)
    Label: New South Wales
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