National Library of Australia

<< Previous record  /  Next record >>
Record 18 of 1565
You must be logged in to Tag Records
Aboriginal myths, legends and fables / [compiled by] A.W. Reed
Bib ID 2937469
Format BookBook
Description Chatswood, N.S.W. : Reed, 1993 
412 p. ; 20 cm. 
ISBN 0730104249 (paperback)
Summary

Collection of 150 myths from various parts of the continent; compilation from primary sources - includes selections on Baiame and Bunjil, ancestor beings, creation and culture heroes.

Notes

First published 1982.

Originally published as three separate v.: Aboriginal fables and legendary tales, Aboriginal legends, and Aboriginal myths. Terrey Hills, N.S.W. : Reed, 1977 and 1978.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.  |  Stories and motifs - Baiame.  |  Stories and motifs - Celestial phenomena.  |  Stories and motifs - Ancestor spirits.  |  Stories and motifs - Cultural heroes.  |  Stories and motifs - Creation / Cosmology.  |  New South Wales (NSW)
Other authors/contributors Reed, A. W. (Alexander Wyclif), 1908-1979
Also Titled

Aboriginal myths.

Aboriginal fables and legendary tales.

Aboriginal legends.

000 01634cam a2200385 a 4500
001 2937469
005 20180904181344.0
008 930823r19931982xna           000 0 eng d
019 1 |a10330644
020 |a0730104249|qpaperback|c$14.95
035 |9(AuCNLDY)2080924
035 |a2937469
040 |aANB|beng|cANB|dWLB
042 |aanuc
043 |au-at---
050 4 |aGR365|b.R442 1993
082 0 4 |a398.2049915|220
245 0 0 |aAboriginal myths, legends and fables /|c[compiled by] A.W. Reed.
260 |aChatswood, N.S.W. :|bReed,|c1993.
300 |a412 p. ;|c20 cm.
500 |aFirst published 1982.
500 |aOriginally published as three separate v.: Aboriginal fables and legendary tales, Aboriginal legends, and Aboriginal myths. Terrey Hills, N.S.W. : Reed, 1977 and 1978.
520 |aCollection of 150 myths from various parts of the continent; compilation from primary sources - includes selections on Baiame and Bunjil, ancestor beings, creation and culture heroes.
650 0 |aAboriginal Australians|xFolklore.
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Baiame.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Celestial phenomena.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Ancestor spirits.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Cultural heroes.|2aiatsiss
650 7 |aStories and motifs - Creation / Cosmology.|2aiatsiss
651 7 |aNew South Wales (NSW)|2aiatsisp
700 1 |aReed, A. W.|q(Alexander Wyclif),|d1908-1979.
730 0 |aAboriginal myths.
730 0 |aAboriginal fables and legendary tales.
730 0 |aAboriginal legends.
984 |aANL|cNL 398.2049915 A184
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.