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Speaking Land: Myth and Story in Aboriginal Australia by  Catherine H  Ronald M.; Berndt - Paperback - First Edition - 1994 - from Bruce McLeod and Biblio.com

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Speaking Land: Myth and Story in Aboriginal Australia

by Berndt, Ronald M.; Berndt, Catherine H

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Inner Traditions, 1994. NEAR-FINE First Ed. softcover. Almost perfect covers, AS-NEW interiors, no markings. 6" x 9", 438 pages, illustrated, index. The 195 stories collected in this first anthology of Aboriginal myth were told to anthropologists Ronald and Catherine Berndt, who spent nearly fifty years working among the Aboriginal peoples of Australia. The myths they collected come from the oldest collective memory of humankind, describing characters and events of the "Dreamtime" - a time that existed before the material world was formed.. Soft Cover.


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