HANSEN, K. C. (Ken) and L. E. HANSEN
[PINTUPI LANGUAGE] Mutikayi yirupulayi pankara yutirinytjaku
Ukarumpa, Papua New Guinea : Summer Institute of Linguistics (Australian Aborigines Branch), 1969. Square octavo, pictorial wrappers (sunned at edges), 47 pp, text in Pintupi, facing pages with hand drawn illustrations printed in blue; a very good copy.
Scarce reader in Pintupi, describing and illustrating different types of transport from ancient to modern times.
‘Mutikayi yirupulayi pankara yutirinytjaku is a booklet about transport, which has been prepared for the Pintupi people of Central Australia. Most of the Pintupi speakers are situated at Papunya and Yuendumu Settlements in the Northern Territory. There are a smaller number of speakers at Balgo Hills Mission in Western Australia. This booklet has been produced under the auspices of the Australian Aborigines Branch of the Summer Institute of Lingusitics by K. C. and L. E. Hansen. The English text and pictures were supplied by the New Guinea Branch of S.I.L..’ (Preface)
Trove locates only two copies (NT Library; AIATSIS).