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Legends of the Dieri and kindred tribes of Central Australia / by A.W. Howitt and Otto Siebert
Bib ID 856922
Format BookBook
Author
Howitt, A. W. (Alfred William), 1830-1908
 
Description London : Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, 1904 
p. 100-129 : map ; 28 cm. 
Summary

Myths of Dieri, Yaurorka, Wonkanguru, Wonkamala and Urabunna; various themes - marriage laws and sexual idenity, totem creation, initiation rites, world creation and naming, material culture, rain making, ancestral journeys and actions; includes tribal distribution map of area.

Notes

"Reprinted from the Journal of the Anthropological Institute, Vol. xxxiv, January-June, 1904."

Cover title.

National Library of Australia's N 398.099722 HOW copy bears the bookplate of James Edge Partington inside front cover.

Subjects Diyari (Australian people) -- Folklore..  |  Aboriginal Australians -- South Australia -- Folklore  |  Arabana / Arabunna people (L13) (SA SH53-03)  |  Diyari / Dieri people (L17) (SA SH54-01)  |  Yawarawarka people (L23) (SA SG54-10)  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Wangkangurru / Wangganguru people (L27) (SA SG53-12)  |  Wanggamala people (C9) (Qld SG54-05)  |  South Central Northern Territory (NT)  |  North East South Australia (NE SA SG54, SH54)  |  South Australia - Central Australia (SA SG52, SG53)  |  South Australia - West (SA SH53, SI53)
Other authors/contributors Partington, James Edge, 1854-1930 former owner  |  Royal Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland  |  Siebert, Otto

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