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A special animal : a traditional aboriginal story adapted by Jean A. Ellis ; illustrations by Rodney McRae
Bib ID 2841300
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Ellis, Jean A, author
 
Description Drummoyne, N.S.W. : Shakespeare Head Press, 1984 
24 pages : colour illustrations ; 15 cm. 
ISBN 0730200159
Series

Shakespeare readers.

Kerry White collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

A story about a why the platypus is special to Aboriginal people and cannot be hunted.

Notes

For children.

Cited In

White, v. 2, 7883

Subjects English language. Reading books. Special subjects : Australian Aboriginal legends. For schools.  |  Readers -- Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.  |  Stories and motifs - Platypus.  |  Animals.  |  Education - Language - English - Readers and primers.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Australia.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors McRae, Rodney, 1958- , illustrator

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