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When the snake bites the sun / told by David Mowaljarlai ; retold and illustrated by Pamela Lofts
Bib ID 2796725
Format BookBook
Author
Lofts, Pamela
 
Description Sydney : Ashton Scholastic, 1984 
[31] p. : col. ill. ; 19 x 23 cm. 
ISBN 0868962945
Summary

Why the sun travels from east to west each day.

Notes

First published: Sydney : Ashton Scholastic, 1984.

"An Aboriginal story'.

Based on a story told by David Mowaljarlai of the Ngarinyin tribe.

For children.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.  |  Legends -- Australia -- Juvenile literature.  |  Stories and motifs - Sun.  |  Stories and motifs - Snakes.  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)
Other authors/contributors Mowaljarlai, David Banggal, 1925-1997
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245 1 0 |aWhen the snake bites the sun /|ctold by David Mowaljarlai ; retold and illustrated by Pamela Lofts.
260 |aSydney :|bAshton Scholastic,|c1984.
300 |a[31] p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c19 x 23 cm.
500 |aFirst published: Sydney : Ashton Scholastic, 1984.
500 |a"An Aboriginal story'.
500 |aBased on a story told by David Mowaljarlai of the Ngarinyin tribe.
500 |aFor children.
520 |aWhy the sun travels from east to west each day.
650 0 |aAboriginal Australians|xFolklore|vJuvenile literature.
650 0 |aLegends|zAustralia|xJuvenile literature.
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Sun.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Snakes.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aNgarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)|2aiatsisl
650 7 |aLiterature and stories - Juvenile.|2aiatsiss
651 7 |aWest Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)|2aiatsisp
700 1 |aMowaljarlai, David Banggal,|d1925-1997.
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