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Aboriginal of New South Wales: Mathews / Mathews
Bib ID 6448415
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918, author
 
Access Conditions This item contains descriptions of Aboriginal Australian ceremonial and gender specific material (men's business). 
Description [New South Weles] : [Parliament of The Commonwelth Library], [1911?] 
1 volume (unpaged), 4 folded leaf of plates : illustrations (some colour), maps (some colour) ; 23 cm 
Full contents
  • Australian rock carvinges
  • Gravures & peintures, sur rochers Par les Aborigenes D'Australie
  • The Gundungurra language
  • Initiation ceremonies of Australian tribes
  • Le langage Wailwan
  • Languages of the New England Aborigines, New South Wales
  • The Murrawin ceremony
  • Rock carvings of the Australian Aborigines
  • The Thoorga language
  • The Walliinggurra ceremony.
 
Notes

Spine title.

This book contains language, words and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. These words reflect the attitude of the period in which the item was written and/or that of its author.

National Library of Australia's N 572.9944 MAT copy comprises select reprints in green library binding with gilt Parliament of the Commonwealth Library supralibros.

Includes bibliographical references.

N 572.9944 MAT copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Text in English and French with some words/wordlist in Gundungurra / Gandangara, Gumbaynggirr, Kurnu, Wayilwan, Southern Anaiwan, Dhurga and Yugambal.

Subjects Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918.  |  Gundungurra / Gandangara language S60.  |  Gumbaynggirr language E7.  |  Kurnu language D25.  |  Wayilwan language D20.  |  Southern Anaiwan language D24.  |  Dhurga language S53.  |  Yugambal language E11.  |  Art - Rock art.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Ceremonies - Men.  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Systems - Moieties.  |  Gundungurra / Gundungura / Gandangara people (S60) (NSW SI56-09)  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Kurnu / Gunu people (D25) (NSW SH55-05)  |  Wailwan / Weilwan people (D20) (NSW SH55-11)  |  Anaiwan / Nganyaywana people (D24) (NSW SH56-09)  |  Baanbay people (E8) (NSW SH56-06)  |  Dhurga people (S53) (NSW SI56-13)  |  Yugambal people (E11) (NSW SH56-06)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Civilization.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Social life and customs.  |  Australian

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