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Myths and legends of Torres Strait, collected and translated by Margaret Lawrie.


New York, Taplinger Pub. Company [1971] .
ISBN 0800854640, 9780800854645

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
GR 385 .T63L313 Off-site
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Catholic
Mullen Library stacks
GR385.T63 L42 M8 1971 Available Request
UDC
Van Ness stacks
GR385.T63 L313 1971 Request
Subjects Queensland -- Torres Strait Islands.
Tales -- Australia -- Torres Strait Islands (Qld.)
Tales.
Description xxiv, 372 pages illustrations (some color), maps + audio disc (2 s. 7 inches 45 rpm) in pocket. 27 cm
Copyright Date [1971]
©1970
Notes Title of phonodisc: Songs from Torres Strait.
Contents Stories from the central islands. Masig. Igowa ; The diamond fish ; Gaibida ; Umi Markail -- Iama. Mokan ; Sigai ; Kawai. Part 1-2 ; Uzu, the white dogai ; Maida ; Dugama -- Waraber. Sagerwazer.
Stories from the eastern islands. Ugar. Badi and the sabei ; The snake of Apro ; Zub and the lamar ; The two spirit women of Daoma Kes ; The lamar who became a rainbow -- Erub. Maizab Kaur ; Rebes and Id ; Aib ; Didipapa and Gorarasiasi ; Imermer and Kikmermer -- Mer. Gelam ; Apinini and Sidipuar ; The story of Peibri ; Mukeis ; Pop and Kod ; Tagai ; Naged and Geigi ; Markep and Sarkep ; The story of Meidu ; Kaperkaper the cannibal ; Kultut ; The muiar ; Paimi a Nawanawa ; Beizam ; Terer ; Kol ; Gedor of Leiwag ; Korseim ; Malo ; Malo ra Gelar ; Said ; Kos and Abob ; Waiat ; Deumer ; Wakai and Kuskus ; The origin of mosquitoes ; Iruam ; Adba. Part 1-2 ; Bila ; Ganomi and Palai ; Nilar Makrem ; Paslag ; Bai.
Stories from the western islands. Muralag, Gialag, Muri, Nurupai. Potikain and Nigiangu ; Waubin ; Ialbuz ; Zalagi and the mari ; Uua Ninia ; Dupul and Mumag ; Aiwali of Muri ; Waiaba -- Nagi. Nagi -- Mua. Karakarkula ; Aukam and Tiai ; Sik ; Im ; The seven blind brothers ; Wamin Ngurbum ; Burumnaskai ; Karum ; Kuduluk and Kui ; Burum ; Muta ; Raramai ; Yelub and his dog ; Usius ; Gora and the buk ; Goba -- Badu. Bia ; Wad and Zigin ; The four beautiful daughters ; Dokere ; Sesere ; Iawar ; Biu ; Kuaka ; Tubu and the seven sisters ; The Dogai of Zurat ; Mutuk ; Wawa ; Greedy Goba ; Beug and the sarup ; Waii and Sobai ; Pitai -- Mabuiag. How fire was brought to Torres Strait ; Sisters who quarreled ; Kamutnab ; Wameal ; Deibui and Teikui ; The saga of Kuiam ; Dogai I ; Ug ; Maiwasa ; The Markai of Tawapagai ; Amipuru ; Saurkeke ; Gigi ; Waiat ; Kama ; Tawaka, the greedy man ; Crocodile play ; Waiaba ; Gi of Dabangai -- Dauan. Kusa Kap ; Kabai ; Gabai ; Taikoko ; Kogia ; The Kiwai raiders -- Saibai. The first man at Saibai ; Nima and Poipoi ; The story of Ait Kadal ; Wakemab ; Susui and Dengam ; Karbai and Pukat ; Sui ; Kasakuik ; Kongasau ; Wamaladi ; Metarawai ; Roa Kabuwam ; How Baira got a wife ; Agburug ; Maigi ; Girbar ; The pet crocodile ; Biu ; Aukam ; Dauan ; Warupudamaizinga ; Mibu and the coconut ; Amagi ; Dagmet -- Boigu. Boigu ; Kiba ; Dogai Metakurab ; Geinau and Jeiai ; Damak and Daram ; Waireg ; Ganalai Dogai ; Moibu and Bazi ; The discovery of the garden land at Padin ; Kererum ; Bukia ; Wawa ; Darak and Goidan ; Podepode and Ngukurpodepode ; Maui and Usuru ; Mau and Matang ; Ausi and Dubui ; Dugama, maker of dugong magic ; Babai and Sagewa ; Garuge.
Geographic Area Queensland
Network Numbers (OCoLC)374121
(OCoLC)ocm00374121
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