Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The

By: Cowan, James G.

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Medium softcover with pictorial cover, first edition, 166gms, 138 pages. This book explains the elements of the aboriginal tradition including: the world of the sky heroes and how the land was formed by mythic creatures from the Dreaming; their secret rites and rituals and ideas of reincarnation; how their stories, fables and myths sustain the belief in the metaphysical basis of the human spirit; and how they represent the conscience of all mankind, offering us today a parable for survival. A good solid copy with no spinal damage and of good reading quality. The book displays some general wear and tear and moderate discolouration to the front cover. Front cover also has one small tear. Small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

Title: Elements of the Aborigine Tradition, The

Author Name: Cowan, James G.

Categories: Aboriginal, First Editions, Australian History, Australiana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Dorset, England, Element Books Limited: 1992

ISBN Number: 1852303093

ISBN Number 13: 9781852303099

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Not Applicable

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 000209

Keywords: Aborigine, Australian History, Aboriginals, Aborigines,