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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

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Larrpan ga Buduyurr The Spear and the Cloud (signed by Author)

By: Clarke, Bernard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Published by Author: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300365


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. Signed by the author. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 323 pages When Bernard Clarke asked the Church for an Indigenous colleague in his work with Yolnu and Arakpi, his lifelong friendship with Gatjil Djerrkura began. Together they worked with Yolnu of East Arnhem Land in their struggle to find justice and control of their own lives. View more info

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The Aborigines of Arnhem Land

By: Cole, Keith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID155699


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Signed by the author. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 298 pages View more info

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Aborigines and Development in Northern Australia

By: Coombs, H. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Darwin, State Library of the Northern Territory: 1991

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID291216


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - staplebound 9 pages Occasional Papers No. 24 State Library of the Northern Territory. The text of a speech given by Dr Coombs in Darwin in 1990 View more info

Land of Promises: Aborigines and Development in the East Kimberley

By: Coombs, H.C.; McCann, H.; Ross, H.; Williams, N.M.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266675


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good+ condition. Card Covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. xvi, 165 pages The report of the East Kimberley Impact Assessment Project conducted between 1985 and 1988 in response to requests from local Aboriginal communities for assistance in dealing with economic and social change arising from resource development. View more info

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Australian Aboriginal Words and their meanings

By: Cooper, H.M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID302145


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Good Condition. Staple-bound. Covers a little marked and age-toned. 34 pages 3000 words and their meaning View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 2

By: Crowcroft, W. P. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1966

Seller ID: ID234452


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some fading to spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct . 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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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 3

By: Crowcroft, W. P. [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290060


Small Quarto Size. Very Good + condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Contains articles on Rock engravings from Orroroo District (South Australia); Cave paintings from Northern Territory; Hairy Nosed Wombat; Starfish; Snails in South Australia; Aradidae in the South Australian Museum; - and more. View more info

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Man of All Seasons

By: Davis, Stephen

Price: $14.00

Publisher: North Ryde, Angus & Robertson: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID295525


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Gift inscription to half-title page. 82 pages An Aboriginal perspective of the natural environment. View more info

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Yotti Yotta Memories

By: De Araugo, Tess

Price: $27.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Arcadia: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID289975


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 213 pages Tess De Araugo is an award-winning author with a deep interest in the history of the Indigenous peoples of south-eastern Australia since European colonization in the 19th century. This book most valuably records oral history of the Yotti Yotta, Indigenous People, of the Murray River valley. View more info

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Dust for the Dancers

By: Dean, Beth and Carell, Victor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Ure Smith: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID266393


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners with a closed tear to lower fold of rear flap - repaired with tape - no loss. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Sketch maps of the main placed referred to in the book to the endpapers. Previous owner's details to lower edge of front free end paper. x, 214 pages An account of the author's 10,000... View more info

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Dingo. The Story of our Mob [Signed by Ernie and Sally Dingo]

By: Dingo, Sally

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sydney, Random House: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID178804


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Excellent condition. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Inscribed by both Ernie Dingo and [author] Sally Dingo. 303 pages Moving biography of the Dingo tribe by the wife of Australian actor, Ernie Dingo. View more info

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Simply Human Beings

By: Docker, E.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Brisbane, Jacaranda Press: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276742


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 260 pages Starts with a brief description of Walgett, an Aboriginal community of the time and then outlines the history of white and Aboriginal Australia. View more info

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Doctor and the Aborigines

By: Duguid, Charles

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID200742


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 219 pages View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume XIII No 4

By: Edited by the Museum Director

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1960

Seller ID: ID283420


Small Quarto Size. Very Good Condition. Original contents rebound in facsimile card covers. [128 pages] Contains articles on Cave Paintings in Mount Lofty Ranges [Charles Mountford]; Archaeology of Kangaroo Island [H.M. Cooper]; Aboriginal Skin Rugs [Charles Mountford]; and The Pirri - an interesting Australian Aboriginal implement [T.D.Campbell]. Leptocoris Hahn (Heteroptera: Coreidae Rhopalinae) from Indo-China and Australian Regions [Gordon F. Gross]; Blaena Walker (... View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume XIII No 2

By: Edited by the Museum Director

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1958

Seller ID: ID294955


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Contains articles Aboriginal cave paintings at Sleisbeck Northern Australia [Charles Mountford]; Ghost moths [Norman Tindale]; New Cretaceous fossils from New Guinea [Martin F. Glaessner]; Australian Beetle-mimicking bugs [Gordon F. Gross]; On Central Australian Mammals [H.H. Finlayson]. View more info

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Aboriginal Bark Canoes of the Murray Valley

By: Edwards, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID276744


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 80 pages. View more info

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The Australian Aborigines

By: Elkin, A.P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID203058


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a minor crease in laminate & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 397 pages View more info

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The Manners and Customs of the Aborigines and the State of Their Relations With Europeans from Volume II of The Journals of Expeditions of Discovery into Central Australia

By: Eyre, Edward John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Friends of State Library of South Australia: 2010

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID251575


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good+ condition. Black & white illustrations. xiv, 372 pages This publication is a reprint of a portion of the 1997 facsimile edition of Journals of Expeditions of Discovery into Central Australia which was published by Friends of State Library of South Australia. The original publication was issued in 1845. Introduction by Valmai Hankel. View more info