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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.

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