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A word-list of the Tasmanian Aboriginal languages / N.J.B. Plomley
Bib ID 994331
Format BookBook
Author
Plomley, N. J. B. (Norman James Brian)
 
Description Launceston, Tas. : N.J.B. Plomley in association with the Government of Tasmania, 1976 
xv, 486 p. : map ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 0724601988
Summary

Includes a brief history of the Tasmanian Aborigines in relation to their communication with Europeans, discussion of the sources of information, scope of the Tasmanian languages; Also separate sections on the sentence material collected, song material & the Westlake records; The world list is annotated and arranged semantically under English meanings; Includes an index to English meanings in the word list.

Notes

Includes index.

Map on lining papers.

Limited edition of 1000 numbered and signed copies.

Bibliography: p. 68-71.

Subjects Australian Aboriginal languages. Words. Tasmania. Lists.  |  Aboriginal Tasmanians -- Languages.  |  Palawa Karni / Tasmanian languages (Tas)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Word lists.  |  Language - Semantics.  |  Music - Vocal.  |  Tasmania -- Languages.  |  Tasmania (Tas)

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