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Reminiscences of Australian early life / by A Pioneer ; illustrated by Hume Nisbet
Bib ID 726219
Format BookBook
Author
Phillips, John
 
Description London : A.P. Marsden, 1893 
xii, 245 pages, [9] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm. 
Series

Rex Nan Kivell Collection ; NK5595.

Summary

Corroboree at Melbourne; meeting with Chief Gellibrand; dingoes; attacking settlers huts; raids on stock; character of the Aborigines; buckeening or removing enemys inside fat; jibboro or tooth avulsion; fear of firearms; sending smoke signals.

Notes

Attributed to John Phillips.

FC copy inscribed by author.

Library's copy at NK5595 is wanting title page.

Rex Nan Kivell Collection NK5595.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 14174

Subjects Pioneers -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1788-1850.  |  Dance - Ceremonial.  |  Communications - Nonverbal - Smoke signals.  |  Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Animals - Mammals - Dingoes / Dogs.  |  Housing - Shelters.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- To 1850.  |  Melbourne (Vic SJ55-05)  |  Gellibrand (W Vic SJ54-12)
Other authors/contributors Nisbet, Hume, 1849-1923

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