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Image for Aboriginal Pathways in Southeast Queensland and the Richmond River

Aboriginal Pathways in Southeast Queensland and the Richmond River

By: Steele, J.G.

Price: $275.00

Publisher: St Lucia, University of Queensland Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302273


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 366 pages Dr Steele has assembled a wealth of fascinating information, much of which is relevant to debates on Aboriginal land rights and sacred sites. He has drawn on earlyb eye-witness accounts, photographs, palce-names, languages, legends, archaeology, and museu... View more info

Image for Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911

Preliminary Report on the Discovery of Native Remains at Swanport, River Murray; with an Inquiry into the Alleged Occurrence of a Pandemic among the Australian Aboriginals Contained in Transactions Proceedings and Report of the RSSA Vol XXXV 1911

By: Stirling, Dr E. C. ; Edited by Walter Howchin

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288468


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and spine. Article included nine black & white plates. Pp 4-46 [257 pages] An examination into an outbreak of smallpox endured by the Narrinyeri [Ngarrindjeri] people of South Australia prior to white settlement. Includes lengthy testimony by Indigenous woman, Mrs Louisa Karpeny as well as discussion concerning other small pox outbreaks amongst Australian Aborigines. View more info

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Interpreting Aboriginal Religion An Historical Account

By: Swain, Tony

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Bedford Park, South Australia, Australian Association for the Study of Religions: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302232


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. 156 pages A history of anthropological and pre-anthropological attitudes towards Australian Aboriginal religion from 1606 to the modern era. View more info

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Attitudes and Social Conditions. Aborigines in Australian Society

By: Taft, Ronald; Dawson, John & Beasley, Pamela

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID147040


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light edgewear & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small texta mark to ffep [over name I presume]. 190 pages Three essays on social issues facing Aboriginal people - one in Western Australia and the other two in New South Wales. But, as the blurb says, these studies will be on interest to anyone concerned with European-Aboriginal relations. View more info

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Aborigines & Uranium and other essays

By: Tatz, Colin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Heinemann Educational Australia: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296597


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 190 pages View more info

Image for Aboriginal Voices. Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers

Aboriginal Voices. Contemporary Aboriginal Artists, Writers and Performers

By: Thompson, Liz

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Sydney, Simon & Schuster Australia: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID222340


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 176 pages View more info

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Donald Thomson in Arnhem Land

By: Thomson, Donald; Peterson, Nichols [Compiled and Introduced by]

Price: $45.00

Publisher: South Yarra, Currey O'Neil: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID247082


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. ix, 146pp Between 1932-33. a group of Arnhem Land Aborigines killed 5 Japanese and 3 Europeans. In the face of proposed Government punitive expedition, anthropologist Donald Thomson sought a Government Commission into the gri... View more info

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A Bridge over Time. Living in Arnhemland with the Aborigines 1938-1944

By: Thornell, Harold

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1986

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID241055


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Missing front free endpaper. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 191pages View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 3

By: Tindale, Norman (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1963

Seller ID: ID197883


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct. Contains articles on "Totemic Beliefs in the western Desert of Australia" & A Tjurubga-like Stone Pendant from New South Wales" & "Aboriginal Skin Rugs" - among others. View more info

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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 2 1962

By: Tindale, Norman (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australia Museum: 1962

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID273960


Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Some age discolouration to spine.Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Fold-out map. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct and any fold-outs are present and intact. 214 pages Articles on Australian Aborigines and Natural history. Articles on Australian Aborigines: "Rock Engravings at Koonawara, Western New Sout... View more info

Image for Geographical Knowledge, and Some Population Changes of the Kaiadilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland [From Records of the South Australian Museum, Vol XlV, No2. July 27th 1962

Geographical Knowledge, and Some Population Changes of the Kaiadilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland [From Records of the South Australian Museum, Vol XlV, No2. July 27th 1962

By: Tindale, Norman B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID258649


Small Quarto Size. Fine copy - Near to Mint condition. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. Fold-out map. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. 76 pages Gives an account of the native geography of Bentinck Island and vicinity, the home to the Kaiadilt who remained aloof from direct engagement with Europeans until the late 1940s. Norman Tindale was a highly regarded Australian anthropologist, archaeologist, entomologist and ethnologist. He is be... View more info

Image for Results of the Harvard-Adelaide Universities Anthropological Expedition, 1938-1939.  Distribution of Australian Aboriginal Tribes: A Field Survey contained in the Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Volume 64 Parts 1 & 2

Results of the Harvard-Adelaide Universities Anthropological Expedition, 1938-1939. Distribution of Australian Aboriginal Tribes: A Field Survey contained in the Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Volume 64 Parts 1 & 2

By: Tindale, Norman B.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID268677


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Fine condition in original wrappers. Fold-out map. Very Scarce. 91 pages Also contains a substantial article by Ralph W. Segnit on the Geology of Hallett Cove [including a large fold-out map], a shorter article by R.M. Berndt on Sign language of the Jaralde Tribe, a short article by C.P. Mountford on Aboriginal Stone Structures and other articles of natural history and geological interest. View more info

Image for The Torres Diaries 1901-1914.  Diaries of Dom Fulgentius [Anthony] Torres Y Mayans, O.S.B. Abbot Nullius of New Norcia Bishop Titular of Dorylaeum Administrator Apostolic of the Kimberley Vicariate in North Western Australia

The Torres Diaries 1901-1914. Diaries of Dom Fulgentius [Anthony] Torres Y Mayans, O.S.B. Abbot Nullius of New Norcia Bishop Titular of Dorylaeum Administrator Apostolic of the Kimberley Vicariate in North Western Australia

By: Torres, Y Mayans [translated by Fr. Eugene Perez]

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Perth, Artlook Books: 1987

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID295660


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Covers lightly rubbed. 274 pages This condensed version of the diaries of Bishop Torres forms a valuable addition to the earlier works by Fr. Perez concerning the Benedictine Monks of New Norcia, the Drysdale Mission and Kalumburu View more info

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Ooldea

By: Turner, Violet E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Melbourne, S. John Bacon (Marshall, Morgan & Scott Ltd): 1950

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID302391


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. The Dust jacket is chipped at edges with some loss to top of spine and upper edge of rear panel. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Some offset to free endpapers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 178 pages The story of South Australian Aboriginal mission on the eastern edge of the Nullarbor. View more info

Image for The Aboriginal Economy in Transition.  Inspiring visions of the future

The Aboriginal Economy in Transition. Inspiring visions of the future

By: Udo-Ekpo, Lawrence T.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Seaview Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID260867


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 156 pages A positive view of the progress made by Aboriginal Australians to that time. Contents: The Recent History of the Aboriginal Economy; The Globalisation of the Aboriginal Economy; Visions of the Future - the struggle for self sufficiency; Managing the Aboriginal Economy in Outstations; Transforming the Cultural Industry; New Enterprises in Aboriginal Australia; Future Success - Conclusions. The author was ... View more info

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Do Not Go Around The Edges Poems

By: UTEMORRAH, Daisy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Broome, Western Australia, Magabala Books: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID299530


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. Colour illustrations by Pat Torres. 29 pages Includes the poet's life story. View more info

Image for Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4

Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, South Australian Museum: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290059


Small Quarto Size. Very Good copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct. Contains articles on Stone implements from South Australia; Archaelogical campsite at Hallett Cove; Rock engravings from Western Central Australia; Cave paintings from Northern Territory; Frog Fauna; Stone artifacts from prehistoric Western Papua - and more. View more info

Image for Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. XI. No 1

Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. XI. No 1

By: Various Edited by the Museum Director

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, The Museum Board: 1953

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID290057


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 90pages Articles on Australian Aborigines and Natural History. Article on Australian Aborigines: "Native Arts and Industries on the Archer, Kendall and Holroyd Rivers, Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland" by Ursula McConnel Natural History articles on Rhopalocera, Mange-Mites of the Wombat and Lacertilia. View more info

Image for Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955

Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. Xl. No 4, May 31 1955

By: Various. Edited by the Museum Director

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, The Museum Board: 1955

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID290056


Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. 120 pages Papers on Australian Aborigines and natural history. Australian Aboriginal articles: " An Unrecorded Method of Aboriginal Rock Carvings" by Charles Mountford; Natural History Articles: Ghost Moths, Pelagic fossils, and flower bugs of the Australian and adjacent Pacific Regions. "Preliminary Account of Reptile and ... View more info

Image for Tjitji Tjuta Inmaku Pakantjaka Book For All the Kids to Dance Ceremony (Includes  a CD and DVD)

Tjitji Tjuta Inmaku Pakantjaka Book For All the Kids to Dance Ceremony (Includes a CD and DVD)

By: Various; Anangu Education Services

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Carclew , Anangu Education Services and the Pitjantjatjara Yankuntjatjara Education Committee: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID296607


large Quarto Size (35x29 cms). Near fine condition in pictorial laminated boards. Lovely condition. Illustrated with colour photographs and drawings. Text in English and Pitjantjatjara /Yankuntjatjara. 45 pages A language project, Tjitjiku Inma Project, designed preserve Indigenous stories, culture and language. Completed by young students from the APY Lands and many others including Alison Lester. View more info