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FISON, Lorimer; HOWITT, A.W.; MORGAN, Lewis H.

Kamilaroi and Kurnai : group-marriage and relationship, and marriage by elopement

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: drawn chiefly from the usage of the Australian aborigines : also the Kurnai tribe, their customs in peace and war. Melbourne [etc.] : G. Robertson, 1880. First edition. Octavo, fine original embossed brown cloth (lightly rubbed), spine with gilt lettering, [8], 372 pp, frontispiece folding map of Gippsland, “Memoirs, the first by the Rev. Lorimer Fison, and the second by Mr. Alfred W. Howitt.” (prefatory note), a fine copy, sound and bright. Pioneering studies of the Aboriginal peoples of Gippsland, eastern Victoria.