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The Native Tribes Of South Australia [1st Ed]

$1,250.00 inc GST

By J.D. Woods [Ed]

First printing of this key anthropological work

In stock

Description

  • First Edition [E.S. Wigg & Son, Adelaide, 1879] in very good condition; green boards; professionally repaired split to front.
  • First collation of six already-scarce items, being:
    • The Narrinyeri by the Rev. George Taplin;
    • The Adelaide Tribe by Dr. Wyatt, J.P.;
    • The Encounter Bay Tribe by the Rev. A. Meyer;
    • The Port Lincoln Tribe by the Rev. C.W. Schurmann;
    • The Dieyerie Tribe by S. Gason; [and]
    • Vocabulary Of Woolner District Dialect [NorthernTerritory] by John Wm. Ogilvie Bennett.
  • With bookplate of renowned anthropologist Frederic Wood Jones