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An Australian language as spoken by the Awabakal, the people of Awaba or Lake Macquarie (near Newcastle, New South Wales) being an account of their language, traditions and customs / by L.E. Threlkeld ; re-arranged, condensed and edited with an appendix by John Fraser
Bib ID 795974
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Threlkeld, L. E. (Lancelot Edward), 1788-1859, author
 
Description Sydney, [New South Wales] : Charles Potter, Govt. Printer, 1892 
lxiv, x, 227, 148 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations, folded map, portraits ; 22 cm. 
Full contents
  • Introduction
  • Part 1. An Australian grammar : comprehending the principles and natural rules of the language, as spoken by the aborigines, in the vicinity of Hunter's River, Lake Macquarie, &c. New South Wales / L.E. Threlkeld [1834]
  • A key to the structure of the aboriginal language : being an analysis of the particles used as affixes, to form the various modifications of the verbs ; shewing the essential powers, abstract roots, and other peculiarities of the language spoken by the aborigines in the vicinity of Hunter River, lake Macquarie, etc., New South wales / L.E. Threlkeld [1850]
  • Part 2. The gospel by St. Luke translated into the language of the Awabakal / L.E. Threlkeld [1891]
  • Part 3. An Awabakal-English lexicon to the gospel according to Saint Luke / L.E. Threlkeld [1892]
  • Part 4. Appendix A. A short grammar and vocabulary of the dialect spoken by the Minyung people of the north-east coast of New South Wales / H. Livingstone
  • B. Grammar of the language spoken by the Narrinyeri tribe in S. Australia / G. Taplin
  • C. Grammar of the language spoken by the aborigines of Western Australia
  • D. Grammar and vocabulary of the aboriginal dialect called the Wirradhuri
  • E. Prayers in the Awabakal dialect
 
Notes

With: The Gospel by St. Luke, translated into the language of the Awabakal / by L.E. Threlkeld. -- An Awabakal-English lexicon to the Gospel according to Saint Luke / by L.E. Threlkeld.

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Cited In

Ferguson, J.A. Bibliography of Australia, 17144

Subjects Awabakal language S66  |  Awabakal people (S66) (NSW SI56-05)  |  Minyangbal language E18  |  Minjungbal / Minyangbal people (E18) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Ngarrindjeri language S69  |  Ngarrindjeri / Narrinjeri people (S69) (SA SI54-13)  |  Wiradjuri language D10  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Yugambeh language E17  |  Yugambeh / Yugumbir people (E17) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Language - Linguistics - Grammar and syntax.  |  Language - Texts and translations - non-Aboriginal to Aboriginal language.  |  Language - Vocabulary.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Languages.  |  Australian languages -- Dictionaries -- English.  |  Awabakal language.  |  Ethnology -- New South Wales.  |  Lake Macquarie (NSW N Coast SI56-05)  |  Newcastle (NSW N Coast SI56-02)  |  North East South Australia (NE SA SG54, SH54)  |  South East South Australia (SE SA SI54, SJ54)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  South West Western Australia (SW WA SH50, SI50)
Other authors/contributors Fraser, John, -1904  |  Threlkeld, L. E. (Lancelot Edward), 1788-1859. Key to the structure of the Aboriginal language  |  Threlkeld, L. E. (Lancelot Edward), 1788-1859. Awabakal-English lexicon to the Gospel according to Saint Luke
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Bible. Luke. Awabakal. 1892.

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