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The opal hunters, or, The men of Red Creek camp / by Robert M. Macdonald
Bib ID 3017986
Format BookBook
Author
Macdonald, Robert M. (Robert Maclauchlan)
 
Description London : S.W. Partridge & Co., [1912?] 
319 p., [6] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm. 
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

Includes Indigenous encounters with fictional characters; describes a grand corroboree p. 203-224.

Notes

Frontispiece and title page in colour.

For children.

Library has one Muir copy

Cited In

Muir, M. A bibliography of Australian children's books, 4495.

Subjects Opal mines and mining -- Australia -- Juvenile fiction  |  Race relations - Representation - Literature.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Bullroarers.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Queensland (Qld)  |  Australia.
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Men of Red Creek camp.

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