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Two ornate boomerangs from North Queensland / by R. Etheridge Junr, curator of the Australian Museum, Sydney
Bib ID 6892643
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Etheridge, R. (Robert), 1846-1920, author
 
Description Sydney? : Linnean Society of New South Wales, 1897 
1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations, map, plates ; 22 cm 
Full contents
  • Two ornate boomerangs from North Queensland / by R. Etheridge
  • Further carved boomerangs, and two varieties of the langeel from North Queensland / by R. Etheridge
  • The "Widow's Cap" of the Australian Aborigines / by R. Etheridge
  • The spear-becket, or "doigtier" of New caledonia, the New Hebrides and other Pacific islands / by R. Etheridge
  • The tanna spear-becket / by R. Etheridge
  • Method of suspending the palu̇, or so-called "shark"-hooks, as deduced from a model / by R. Etheridge
  • Notes on two Papyuan throwing sticks / by J. Jennings
  • Notes on an Aboriginal grave in the Darling River districts, N.S.W. / by Graham Officer
  • Ngarrabul and other Aboriginal tribes. Part I. Medical and surgical practice / by John MacPherson
  • Ngarrabul and other Aboriginal tribes. Part II. Distribution of the tribes / by John MacPherson.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Ethnology -- Australia.  |  Boomerangs.  |  Boomerangs -- Design and construction.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Implements.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Jennings, J  |  Officer, Graham  |  MacPherson, John  |  Linnean Society of New South Wales, issuing body
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