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Primitive mythology : the mythic world of the Australian and Papuan natives / Lucien Levy-Bruhl ; translated by Brian Elliott
Bib ID 395070
Format BookBook
Levy-Bruhl, Lucien, 1857-1939
Uniform Title Mythologie primitive. English
Description St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, c1983 
xiv, 332 p. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 0702216674

See annotations for original French version.


Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 310-321.

Subjects Australian Aboriginal myths & Papuan myths.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.  |  Mythology, Papuan.  |  Religion - Totemism.  |  Kurnai / Gunai people (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Ceremonies - Rain making.  |  Karajarri language (A64) (WA SE51-10)  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Health - Treatments - Traditional - Clever people.  |  Yuwaalaraay / Euahlayi / Yuwaaliyaay language (D27) (NSW SH55-07)  |  Karajarri people (A64) (WA SE51-10)  |  Yaraldi / Yaralde people (S8) (SA SI54-13)  |  Religion - Rites - Increase.  |  Wik Mungkan people (Y57) (Qld SD54-07)  |  Art - Rock art - Painting.  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin language (K18) (WA SE 52-01)  |  Yaraldi / Yaralde language (S8) (SA SI54-13)  |  Kurnai / Gunai language group (S68) (Vic SJ55)  |  Yuwaalaraay / Euahlayi / Yuwaaliyaay people (D27) (NSW SH55-07)  |  Arrernte / Aranda language (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Wik Mungkan language (Y57, Y143) (Qld SD54-07)  |  Worrorra people (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Indigenous peoples - Pacific - Papuans.  |  Arrernte / Aranda people (C8) (NT SG53-02)  |  Worrorra language (K17) (WA SD51-16)  |  Ngarinyin / Ungarinyin people (K18) (WA SE52-01)  |  West Kimberley area (WA SD51, SD52, SE51)  |  East Queensland (E Qld SF55, SF56)  |  North West Victoria (NW Vic SI55)  |  Queensland South East Cape York (Qld SD54, SD55)  |  Papua New Guinea (PNG)  |  Western Australia - Central Australia (WA SE52, SF52, SG52)  |  Western Desert (WA SF51, SF52, SG51, SG52)  |  South East Cape York (Qld SD54, SD55)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  South Central Northern Territory (NT)  |  South Australia - West (SA SH53, SI53)  |  South West Queensland (SW Qld SG54, SG55, SH54, SH55)  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Northern Territory Top End (NT)  |  Northeast Queensland (NE Qld SE55)  |  Queensland Far North West (Qld Far NW SE54)  |  South East South Australia (SE SA SI54, SJ54)
Other authors/contributors Elliott, Brian, 1910-1991


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