1976, English, Book, Illustrated edition: Nomads of the Australian desert / Charles P. Mountford. Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976, (author.)

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Nomads of the Australian desert / Charles P. Mountford
 
Bookmark: https://trove.nla.gov.au/version/45053464
Physical Description
  • 628 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates, 12 pages of colour plates : illustrations, map ; 27 cm.
Published
  • Adelaide : Rigby, 1976.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • Nomads of the Australian desert /​ Charles P. Mountford.
Author
  • Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976, (author.)
Other Authors
  • Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1977
Published
  • Adelaide : Rigby, 1976.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 628 pages, 1 folded leaf of plates, 12 pages of colour plates : illustrations, map ; 27 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • Based mainly on the Pitjandjara &​ Junkandjar people. Subsistence patterns including food preparation; material culture; trade; sand drawings; string figures; body painting rock painting &​ engraving; head ornaments; stone arrangements, childrens drawings in crayon; leaf games; myths in relation to sacred sites; objects, astronomy, animal &​ art; rituals including initiation, rain, increase, mortuary; tooth avulsion; medicine men; dancing; sign language.
Contents
Notes
  • Includes index.
  • Edition withdrawn from sale.
  • Bibliography: pages 582-584.
Access Conditions
  • Restricted access ; Temporarily restricted.
  • Not for general viewing. Where Australian Aborigines are concerned, and in areas where traditional Aboriginal religion is still significant, this book should be used only after consultation with local male religious leaders.
Other Form
  • Online version Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976. Nomads of the Australian desert. Adelaide : Rigby, 1976
Terms of Use
  • Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections materials are available for use in the Fisher Library Rare Books and Special Collections Reading Room. Copying allowed with permission.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 072700140X
Dewey Number
  • 994.004/​9915
Govt Doc Number
  • Aus
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Canberra Institute of Technology. Reid Library. Open to the public 994.0049915 MOU REID Book; Illustrated English
Libraries ACT. Open to the public LO 301.451991 MOU f Book; Illustrated English
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Macquarie University. Macquarie University Library. Open to the public 9939934110802171; DU120 .M654 Book; Illustrated English
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Singleton Council. Singleton Public Library. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English
Southern Cross University. University Library Lismore. Open to the public 990002158390402368; 306.08 13 (MANNING CLARK COLLECTION) Book; Illustrated English
State Library of NSW. Open to the public RB/NQ994.004991/1 Book; Illustrated English
The University of Sydney. University of Sydney Library. Open to the public 991005351869705106; Dewey 994.004991 8 Book; Illustrated English
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Charles Darwin University. Casuarina Campus Library. Open to the public 991000295259703446; 994.0049915 MOUN Book; Illustrated English
Museums and Art Galleries of the Northern Territory. Peter Spillett Library. May not be open to the public Held. Check Holdings: https://magnt.on.worldcat.org Book; Illustrated English
Northern Territory Library . Open to the public Held. Check Holdings: https://ntl.on.worldcat.org Book; Illustrated English
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James Cook University. Eddie Koiki Mabo Library. Open to the public 92605; held Book; Illustrated English
QLD Dept of Environment and Science. DES|DNRME Library. May not be open to the public 346220; held Book; Illustrated English
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State Library of South Australia. Open to the public Book; Illustrated English
University of Adelaide. Barr Smith Library. Open to the public 9914210401811; 301.45 M928n Book; Illustrated English
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