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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

ISBN: 085179226X


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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Australian Aboriginal Culture

By: Australian InFo International

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canberra, AGPS: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID292569

ISBN: 0644098147


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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Aborigines of Australia

By: Baglin, Douglass & Mullins, Barbara

Price: $14.00

Publisher: North Sydney, Horwitz: 1972

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID304551


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. A record of their fast-vanishing traditional way of life, featuring over 90 full-colour photographs 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, collecting a vocabulary of about 1500 words of the Aluridja (Western Desert) and Aranda languages. In 1904 he published anthropologi... View more info

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Anthropological Notes made on the South Australian Government North-West Prospecting Expedition, 1903 contained in the Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Volume XXVIII

By: Basedow, H.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Royal Society of South Australia: 1904

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID307351


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and light crease to front free endpaper. Fifteen black & white plates (inc one fold-out) and 10 colour plates. Also includes an additional 22 plates including two fold-out diagrams relating to the geology of the Mount Lofty Ranges. 40 pages plus 29 plates at rear Also contains other items relating to Natural History and Geology including Howchin's Geology of the Mouth Lofty Ranges part i., The Coastal District. 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 Aboriginals. His 1907 (read in October 1906) account of the western coastal tribes of the Northern Territory is especially valuabl... 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 history and geological papers including Douglas Mawson's papers on Phosphate Minerals at Elder Rock; Geological features of pa... View more info

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Daughters of the Dreaming

By: Bell, Diane

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, McPhee Gribble Publishers: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID251599

ISBN: 0868614726


Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 342 pages View more info

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Pioneers & Settlers. The Aboriginal Australians

By: Berndt, Catherine H. & Berndt, Ronald M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Pitman Australia: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID83140

ISBN: 0858965720


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 150 pages View more info

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BOIGU. Our History and Culture

By: Boigu Island Community Council

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID303509

ISBN: 0855752297


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 151 pages The elders of this small Island Community have taken the initiative in writing down their own history and culture to ensure that there is a permanent record. 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

ISBN: 1925003671


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 poetry texts – many short but others involving extended song cycles – and their English translations; 26 pivot... View more info

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Kakadu. Looking After the Country - The Gagudju Way

By: Breeden, Stanley & Wright, Belinda

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Marleston, SA, J.B. Books Australia: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID306825

ISBN: 0731802268


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Previous owner's blindstamp to prelims. 208 pages 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

ISBN: 0868610518


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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Thursday Island Nurse

By: Burchill, Elizabeth

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID906

ISBN: 0851793029


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 139pages 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

ISBN: 1921875615


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 practices extend contemporary theatre. Based on interviews and detailed examinations of shows, this book sets out to engage with... View more info

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The Children of the Port Phillip Aboriginal Protectorate An Anthology of their Reminiscences

By: Clark, Ian D. & Cahir, Fred [Edited by]

Price: $42.95

Publisher: North Melbourne, Australian Scholarly Publishing: 2016

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID290556

ISBN: 192533371X


MINT - a NEW copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. (Discolouration to cover is actually part of the design) 341 pages During the life of the Port Phillip Aboriginal Protectorate from 1839 until late 1849 some 35 children were associated with the Protectorate. In this work we hear the voice of Protectorate children - the authors bring them out of the shadows of their fathers and allow them to appear as influential actors in their own right, with their own motivations, goals, ideas, and relationships with Aboriginal people. Detailed biographical entries, where possible, are incl... View more info