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The Kunwinjku counting book 123 / original paintings by Gabriel Maralngurra ; text and information by Gabriel Maralngurra and Felicity Wright ; translations by Gabriel Maralngurra and Andrew Manakgu ; design by Amber Young
Bib ID 7756377
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Maralngurra, Gabriel, artist, author, researcher, translator
 
Description [Gunbalanya, Northern Territory] : Injalak Arts, 2017 
©2016 
28 unnumbered pages : colour illustrations, 1 portrait ; 32 cm 
ISBN 9780994625601 (paperback)
Summary

"Featuring 12 beautiful artworks by acclaimed artist Gabriel Maralngurra, this book serves as a small window into the ecology of West Arnhem Land and the holistic nature of Kunwinjku Aboriginal culture."--Back cover.

"Featuring 12 beautiful artworks by acclaimed artist Gabriel Maralngurra, this book serves as a small window into the ecology of West Arnhem Land and the holistic nature of Kunwinjku Aboriginal culture."--Back cover.

Notes

Colour illustrations on end papers.

""I really wanted to do this book to make children happy... to share my culture in Kunwinjku and English help children learn how to count." Gabriel Maralngurra"--Back cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

For children.

In English and the Gunwinggu language.

Reproduction Previous edition: [2016]. 
Subjects Counting -- Juvenile literature -- Pictorial works.  |  Animals -- Counting -- Northern Territory -- Juvenile literature.  |  Animals -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land -- Juvenile literature.  |  Animals -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land -- Pictorial works.  |  Art, Aboriginal Australian -- Australia, Northern -- Juvenile literature.  |  Gunwinggu language -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land -- Juvenile literature.  |  Environment - Climate and weather - Seasons.  |  Education - Teaching - Materials.  |  Indigenous knowledge - Zoology.  |  Art - Art motifs - Cross-hatching - Rarrk.  |  Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku people (N65) (NT SD53-02)  |  Gunwinggu / Gunwinygu / Kunwinjku language (N65) (NT SD53-02)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Animal names.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Wright, Felicity, author, researcher  |  Manakgu, Andrew, translator  |  Young, Amber, book designer  |  Injalak Arts, issuing body

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