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The owl people / Percy Trezise
Bib ID 328657
Format BookBook
Author
Trezise, Percy
 
Description Sydney : Collins, 1988 
[28] p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. 
ISBN 0732272211 (paperback)
Summary

Retells the Aboriginal legend from the Palmer River explaining how a monster dog belonging to the old mopoke woman, became the small dingo that has since been the friend and helper of Aboriginal people.

Notes

Previously published: Sydney : Collins, 1987.

For children.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore -- Juvenile literature.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Cannibalism.  |  Stories and motifs - Dingoes / dogs.  |  Religion - Dreaming - Birds - Owls.  |  Palmer River (NE Qld SE54-04, SE55-01, SD55-13)

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