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Legend & dreaming : legends of the dreamtime of the Australian Aborigines as related to Roland Robinson by men of the Djauan, Rimberunga, Mungarai-Ngalarkan and Yungmun tribes of Arnhem Land / illustrated from paitings of the legendry figures made by the narrators in earth colours and charcoal ; foreword by A.P. Elkin
Bib ID 5713876
Format BookBook
Author
Robinson, Roland, 1912-1992
 
Edition New ed. 
Description Sydney : Edwards & Shaw, 1967 
ISBN 7270006709
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

For annotation see first edition.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Folklore.  |  Dreamtime (Aboriginal Australian mythology)  |  Stories and motifs - Emu.  |  Stories and motifs - Brolga.  |  Religion - Dreaming - Ancestor spirits.  |  Stories and motifs - Eagles / hawks / crows.  |  Stories and motifs - Frogs and toads.  |  Religion - Dreaming.  |  Religion - Dreaming - Devils, monsters, evil spirits.  |  Stories and motifs - Kangaroos / Wallabies.  |  Ngalakan people (N77) (NT SE53-02)  |  Jawoyn people (N57) (NT SD53-09)  |  Stories and motifs - Devils, monsters, evil spirits, hairy men, bunyips.  |  Stories and motifs - Rainbow serpent.  |  Art - Painting.  |  Yangman people (N68) (NT SD53-13)  |  Stories and motifs - Birds.  |  Stories and motifs - Stars.  |  Stories and motifs - Lizards / goannas.  |  Mangarrayi / Mangarayi people (N78) (NT SD53-09)  |  Roper River (NT Top End SD53-09, SD53-10, SD53-11)  |  Arnhem Land (NT)
Other authors/contributors Elkin, A. P. (Adolphus Peter), 1891-1979

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