National Library of Australia

You must be logged in to Tag Records
The Burbung of the Wiradthuri tribes / by R. H. Mathews
Bib ID 932094
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline [text, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918, author
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions This item contains descriptions of Aboriginal Australian ceremonial and gender specific material. 
Description London, [England] : [Harrison and Sons], 1896 
[295]-218 [i.e. 318] pages, [3] leaves of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm 
Notes

Title from cover.

"Reprinted from the Journal of the Anthropological Institute, May, 1896."--Page [218]

Includes bibliographical references.

Includes bibliographical references.

Np 305.89915 M429 copy also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-761063899

Subjects Art - Sand and ground design.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Wiradjuri people (D10) (NSW SI55-07)  |  Initiation - Tooth avulsion.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Central Western Region -- Rites and ceremonies.  |  Wiradjuri (Australian people)  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Central Western Region -- Social life and customs.  |  Northern New South Wales (N NSW SH55, SH56)  |  Southwest New South Wales (SW NSW SI54, SI55)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Royal Anthropological Institute (London, England), issuing body  |  Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland
Also Titled

Journal of the Anthropological Institute.

In the Library

Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

Details Collect From
Np 305.89915 M429
Copy: N (pbk)
Main Reading Room

Order a copy

- Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.