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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

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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

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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

ISBN: 0646927515


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

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Alcheringa The Eternal Dreamtime

By: Villeminot, Betty

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Duffy and Snellgrove: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition (Australia)

Seller ID: ID302968

ISBN: 1876631945


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Translated from the French by Andrew Reimer. Foreword by Frank Brennan. 301 pages One of the finest novels about Aboriginal life. The author was a French anthropologist who lived in central Australia. View more info

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Wisdom From The Earth The Living Legacy of the Aboriginal Dreamtime

By: Voigt, Anna & Drury, Nevill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: East Roseville, NSW, Simon & Schuster Australia: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288295

ISBN: 0731805690


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 192 pages Explores a number of major Dreamtime myths as well as the songlines, ceremonies and other spiritual practices which make up Aboriginal life View more info

Gone For A Song. A death in custody on Palm Island

By: Waters, Jeff

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Sydney, ABC Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID268177

ISBN: 0733322166


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. B/W map. 246 pages View more info

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Thirty Years In Tropical Australia

By: White, Gilbert

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID235319


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Previous owner's signature to preliminary pages and top corner of front pastedown - both neat. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Two maps. 264 pages Observations of life in Northern Australia during the late nineteenth and early 20th century by the first Bishop of Diocese of Carpentaria. View more info

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When the Sky Fell Down. The destruction of the tribes of the Sydney Region 1788-1850s

By: Willey, Keith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Collins: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID153250

ISBN: 0002164345


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Gift inscription to preliminary pages. Colour and black & white illustrations. 231pages View more info

Image for Tales Told to Kabbarli. Aboriginal Legends collected by Daisy Bates

Tales Told to Kabbarli. Aboriginal Legends collected by Daisy Bates

By: Wilson, Barbara Ker

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID167552

ISBN: 0207123004


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations by Harold Thomas. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 101 pages View more info

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The Long Campaign The Duguid Memorial Lectures 1994-2014

By: Worby, Gus; Kennedy, Tristan; Tur, Simone Ulalka (Edited by)

Price: $42.95

Publisher: Mile End, SA, Wakefield Press: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID293751

ISBN: 1743054653


MINT - a NEW copy. 192 pages Contributions by eleven resepected Indigenous educators, community leaders and activists, who have presented the Duguid lectures. View more info

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Born Under the Paperback Tree A Man's Life Told by Master Storyteller Yidumduma Bill Harney

By: Wositzky, Jn (Written by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Marleston, SA, J.B. Books Australia: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID301972

ISBN: 1876622032


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Includes several black & white maps. 208 pages Th autobiography of the son of Australian writer Bill Harney and Wardaman woman, Ludi Yibuluyma. View more info

Image for Changing Skin Colour in Australia: Herbert Basedow and the Black Caucasian. Including Herbert Basedow's 'Knights of the Boomerang' and David Kraus's essay 'On the Photography of Herbert Basedow'

Changing Skin Colour in Australia: Herbert Basedow and the Black Caucasian. Including Herbert Basedow's 'Knights of the Boomerang' and David Kraus's essay 'On the Photography of Herbert Basedow'

By: Zogbaum, Heidi

Price: $52.00

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID257404

ISBN: 1921509929


Octavo Size. MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Includes Herbert Basedow's 'Knights of the Boomerang' and David Kaus's essay 'On the Photography of Herbert Basedow'. 324 pages "When in 1997 the Bringing Them Home Report about the forcible removal of part-Aboriginal children from their parents was published, many Australians felt stunned and ashamed. What was such a brutal policy of biological engineering meant to achieve, and who were ... View more info