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Wild adventures in Australia and New South Wales : beyond the boundaries : with sketches of life at the mining districts / by Frederic de Brebant Cooper
Bib ID 785234
Format BookBook
Author
Cooper, Frederic de Brebant
 
Description London : James Blackwood, 1857 
vii, 168 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm. 
Summary

p.35-43; Murder of white man near Maronga by King Billy, night attack and surrender of native; p.7586; Fights between Aborigines and settlers, murders, etc.; p.106; Native method of cooking birds; p.161-168; "Rudiments of the Neungir Dialect "approx. 200 words in vocabulary, 53 sentences, 9 line war song (no translation) from Ipswich, common dialect spoken between Moreton Bay (Qld), Gwydir River (NSW) and Port Essington (?) - refers to languages spoken in the south east Qld and north east NSW region.

Notes

Advertisements on p. [1]-[12] at end.

"Rudiments of the Neungir dialect": p. [161]-168.

Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 8643

Subjects Gubbi Gubbi / Kabi Kabi / Gabi Gabi language (E29) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Mining industry.  |  Animals - Birds.  |  Bundjalung / Banjalang language (E12) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Food - Meat - Birds.  |  Settlement and contacts - Colonisation - 1851-  |  Language - Vocabulary - Animal names.  |  Jagara / Yuggera language (E23) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Butchulla / Batjala / Badtjala language (E30) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Waka Waka / Wakka Wakka language (E28) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Music - Vocal.  |  New South Wales -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  Australia -- Description and travel -- 1851-1900.  |  Brisbane (SE Qld SG56-15)  |  Gwydir (Big) River (N NSW SH56-05)  |  New South Wales North Coast (NSW N Coast SH56)  |  Ipswich (SE Qld SG56-14)

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