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Before time began / [by] Charles P. Mountford
Bib ID 2357292
Format BookBook
Author
Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976
 
Description West Melbourne, Vic. : Thomas Nelson (Australia), 1976 
viii,96p. : ill. ; 26cm. 
ISBN 017005070X
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Collection of c.20 myths with illustrations - bark paintings (Tiwi) and finger paintings (Pitjantjatjara and Junkanjara)

Cited In

White, v. 2, 5999

Subjects Art, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Painting, Aboriginal Australian.  |  Australian Aboriginal myths. Texts  |  Art - Painting - Bark.  |  Pitjantjatjara people (C6) (NT SG52-11)  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Yankunytjatjara people (C4) (NT SG52-16)  |  Art - Finger painting.  |  Adnyamathanha people (L10) (SA SH54-09)  |  South Australia - Central Australia (SA SG52, SG53)  |  Northern Territory - Central NT.  |  Western Australia - Central Australia (WA SE52, SF52, SG52)  |  Tiwi Islands (NT SC52-15, SC52-16)  |  Australian
Also Titled

Before time began : legends of the dreamtime

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