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Language of the Aborigines of the colony of Victoria and other Australian districts : with parallel translations and familiar specimens in dialogue, as a guide to Aboriginal Protectors, and others engaged in ameliorating their condition / by Daniel Bunce
Bib ID 793799
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Bunce, Daniel, 1813-1872, author
 
Online Versions
Edition Second edition. 
Access Conditions This item contains words and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. 
Description Geelong, [Victoria.] : Thomas Brown, 1859 
xii, 60 pages ; 18 cm 
Summary

Pages.1-49; Victorian language & sentences; p.50-51; 32 words of Condamine River (Yandukal) near Balonne R. junction; p.51-52; Grafton Range or Fitzroy Downs, 51 words; p.52-53; Darling Downs (obtained from Rosenthal Stn.) 65 words; p.54; 26 words - Wide Bay district; 3 from New England; p.54-55; Omeo- Snowy Mts. 15 words; p.55-56; Castlereagh & Macquarie R. districts, 74 words; p.56-57; 33 words from natives visiting the Bunya Bunya Forest.

Notes

National Library of Australia's PAL 820.9 P176 B9422 copy inscribed "to Vance Palmer with good wishes Pat Lowry".

Digital master available ; National Library of Australia ;

Text in English with some words/wordlists in Gooreng Gooreng language and Gundungerre / Yaithmathang language.

Cited In

Ferguson, J. A. Bibliography of Australia, 7665

Subjects Gooreng Gooreng language E32.  |  Gooreng Gooreng / Gureng Gureng / Gurang Gurang people (E32) (Qld SG56-05)  |  Gundungerre / Yaithmathang language S43.  |  Jaitmathang / Yadymadhang people (S43) (Vic SJ55-03)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Victoria -- Languages.  |  Australian languages -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Languages.  |  Australian languages -- Victoria -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Victoria -- Languages.  |  Gooreng Gooreng / Gureng Gureng / Gurang Gurang language (E32) (Qld SG56-05)  |  Jaitmathang / Yadymadhang language (S43) (Vic SJ55-03)  |  Balonne River (SW Qld SG55)  |  Condamine River (SE Qld SG56)  |  Wide Bay (SE Qld SG56-07)  |  Darling River (NSW SH55, SI54)  |  Macquarie River (N NSW SH55, SI55)  |  Grafton (NSW N Coast SH56-06)  |  New England (NSW N Coast SH56-06, SH56-10)  |  Snowy Mountains / Kosciusko National Park (S NSW SI55-16)  |  Omeo (E Vic Gippsland SJ55-07)  |  Australian
Form/genre Controlled vocabularies.
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Language of the aborigines of the colony of Victoria and other Australian districts

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NL 499.45 BUN
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N 499.45 BUN
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FER F7665
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PAL 820.9 P176 B9422
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