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Image for Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 2

Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 2

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1966

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID226724


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some fading to spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. 168 pages Contains articles on Selenite near Whyalla; Ologamasus Berlese; Aboriginal campsite (Coromandel Valley, South Australia); Aboriginal implements; Stone implements (Kangaroo Island); Aradodae in the SA Museum; Opisthobranchs (South Australia) - and more. View more info

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Aboriginal Housing Board of S.A. inc. Annual Report 1976-77

By: N/A

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Canberra, Dept of Aboriginal Affairs: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID272949


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Small map. 15 pages The Third Annual Report on the activities of the Aboriginal Housing Board for the period 1st July, 1976 to 30th June, 1977. View more info

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No Tribesman

By: Adam-Smith, Patsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID220325


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 168 pages The author's account of her many winters spent in the outback and of her growing acquaintanceship with the Aborigines of many parts of Australia. View more info

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Nunee

By: Alsop, Johanne

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Melbourne, G.W. Green & Sons: no datecirca 1950s

Edition: 1st Assumed Edition

Seller ID: ID293578


oblong Octavo Size [approx 22.8 x 15.5cm]. Very Good condition. Very faint scattered foxing to book edges. Some age-toning to book covers. Black & white illustrations. 44 pages An aboriginal folk story, full of mythological beings and strange happenings. View more info

The Report on Strategies for the Further Development of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Arts and Cultural Industry

By: Arts Training Northern Territory

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Darwin, Arts Training Northern Territory: 1994

Seller ID: ID238005


Quarto Size. Very Good condition. 366 page The Main Report to ATSIC by the Arts Training Northern Territory. View more info

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The Making of the Aborigines

By: Attwood, Bain

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1989

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID298554


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 181 pages View more info

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Australian Aboriginal Culture

By: Australian InFo International

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canberra, AGPS: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID292569


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Several maps. 42 pages. View more info

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Children of the Dreamtime

By: Baldwin, Helen (Edited by Laura Murray)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Child & Associates: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289107


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A cople of small chips to DJ upper edge. Illustrated with colour reproductions of the author's art. Maps to endpapers. 104 pages For thirty years Helen Baldwin painted outback Australia and Aboriginal people. This book about her and her husband's journeys through central Australia is enhanced by the author's paintings. View more info

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Anthropological Notes made on the South Australian Government North-West Prospecting Expedition, 1903 [extract from Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Volume XXVIII]

By: Basedow, H.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia: 1904

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID302346


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine Condition in new yellow card covers. Twenty-nine colour and black & white illustration. 40 pages plus 29 plates at rear Herbert Basedow (1881-1933), anthropologist, geologist, explorer and medical practitioner. In 1903 Basedow was a member of the South Australian Government North-West Prospecting Expedition, led by L. A. Wells; he studied natural history and geology, and compiled a detailed journal on the Aboriginals, collect... View more info

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Anthropological Notes made on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia

By: Basedow, Herbert

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated): 1907

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID302320


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Bound in new yellow card covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs & Drawings. Two colour plates. An extract from Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Inc. Vol 31 [XXXI] 62 plus plates Herbert Basedow (1881-1933), anthropologist, geologist, explorer and medical practitioner. From 1905 Basedow assisted H. Y. L. Brown, the government geologist, and was able to further his study of Abori... View more info

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Anthropological Notes on the Western Coastal Tribes of the Northern Territory of South Australia Contained in Transactions and Proceedings and Report of the Royal Society of South Australia Vol XXXI

By: Basedow, Herbert; Howchin, Walter (Editor)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia (Incorporated): 1907

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID293427


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Illustrated with colour and black and white plates. 62 pages + 19 plates (357 pages + 29 plates) As well as black and white photographs the Basedow paper also includes two colour plates of rock drawings. The paper recounts Basedow's experience in 1905 during a geological expedition in Northern Territory. As well as this paper the Proceedings also include a number of natural h... View more info

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Aboriginal History Volume Two 1978 The Impact of the Pastoral Industry Part I

By: Beckett, Jeremy; Bell, Diane; Reynolds, Henry; Merlan, Francesca.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Canberra, Aboriginal History: 1978

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID302335


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 188 pages. Contents include: George Dutton's Country: portrait of an Aboriginal drover by Jeremy Beckett; For our families: the Kurundi walk-off and the Ngurrantiji venture by Diane Bell; 'Before the instant of contact': some evidence from nineteenth century Queensland by Henry Reynolds; 'Making people quiet' in the pastoral north: reminiscences of Elsey... View more info

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Pheasant and Kingfisher Originally Told By Nganalgindja in the Gunwinggu Language

By: Berndt, Christine

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gosford, NSW, Bookshelf Publishing Australia: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID237776


Oblong Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Illustrations by Raymond Meeks. 16 pages View more info

Image for Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra. Language for Us, The Yanyuwa Saltwater People. A Yanyuwa Encyclopaedia: Volume 1

Wuka nya-nganunga li-Yanyuwa li-Anthawirriyarra. Language for Us, The Yanyuwa Saltwater People. A Yanyuwa Encyclopaedia: Volume 1

By: Bradley, John with Yanyuwa Families

Price: $63.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290746


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. MINT - a NEW copy. xxvii, 589 pages . Following a poignant framing Preface and Introduction, chapters consider the country of Yanyuwa language (with b/w illustration); the various historical and contemporary recorders and recordings of the language; examples of 35 significant Yanyuwa texts recorded between 1959 and 2013, many of them extensive and all with both word-by-word and more polished English translations; over 100 Yanyuwa song... View more info

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Pictures, Patterns & Objects. Rock-Art of the Torres Strait Islands, Northeastern Australia

By: Brady, Liam M.

Price: $94.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID260675


Small Quarto Size. MINT - a NEW copy. Colour plates and photographs. Black & white maps. 497 pages Positioned at one of anthropology's most significant boundaries, the Torres Strait Islands and their indigenous inhabitants have fascinated scientists for well over a century. Pictures, Patterns, and Objects explores the rich yet relatively unknown rock-art of the area to investigate Islander artistic expression as an indicator of social interaction. This richly illustrate... View more info

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Colonialism and its Aftermath A History of Aboriginal South Australia

By: Brock, Peggy and Gara, Tom (Edited by)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Mile End, SA, Wakefield Press: 2017

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295596


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Traces the ongoing impact of colonialism on Aboriginal individuals, communities and cultures, the disruptions and displacements it has caused, and Aboriginal responses to these challenges. Contributors are Diane Bell, Peggy Brock, Jennifer Caruso, Deane Fergie, Robert Foster, Mary-Anne Gale, Tom Gara, Des Hartman, Luise Hercus, Rani Kerin, Skye Krichauff, Christine Lockwood, Rod Lucas, Ingereth Macfarlane... View more info

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Aboriginal Australians Black Response to White Dominance 1788-1980

By: Broome, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1982

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID190031


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Some tanning to prelims and page edges. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 227 pages View more info

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Ernabella This is my Place

By: Buckskin, Lee-Ann Tjunypa; Asiata, Nooshin Laghai; Louey, Joyce; Ashley, Bethany; Lynch, Derik; Fielding; Zaachariaha; and Lilla Berry (Written by)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Carclew: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297553


Landscape Folio Size [28cm x 38cm approx]. Near Fine condition. A beautiful book in lovely condition. Wonderful colour illustrations by the students of Ernabella Anangu School. Text in English and Pitjantjatjara. Translated by Nami Kulyuru and Rhoda Tjitjayi. DVD included. Unpaginated Created by the students under the guidance of the author and illustrator, Alison Lester, as part of Carclew's language project Tjitji Tjuta Inmaku Pakantjaka. View more info

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Telling Stories : Aboriginal Australian and Torres Strait Islander Performance

By: Casey, Maryrose

Price: $42.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID268937


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 183 pages Since the late eighteenth century, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander initiated performances have been an important part of cross-cultural communication in Australia. This book investigates Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander historical practices for performances for entertainment; how they adapted to colonisation and how these performance prac... View more info

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The Aboriginal People of Tasmania

By: Clark, Julia

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Hobart, Tasmania, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID302322


Oblong small quarto. Very Good copy. Erratum slip pasted to lower corner of the half-title page. Colour and black & white illustrations. Black and White Photographs. 56 pages View more info