Remarks on the Native Tongues in the Neighbourhood of Port Darwin. [Contained in] Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, Volume 19, Part 1, 1895. Indigenous Australian Language, T. A. PARKHOUSE.

Remarks on the Native Tongues in the Neighbourhood of Port Darwin. [Contained in] Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia, Volume 19, Part 1, 1895

Adelaide, W.C. Rigby (for the RSSA), 1895.

Octavo, [18] pages including a 12-page vocabulary (in a total of 121 pages plus 3 tinted lithographs).

Title-wrappers; a thin strip along the top edge of the front cover and the first 20 leaves lightly creased; essentially a fine copy.

The author was 'formerly Accountant and Paymaster, SA Railways, Port Darwin'. This issue contains another nine articles, including Tepper, J.G.O.: 'New or Little-known Orthoptera from Lake Callabonna'; Howchin, Walter: 'New Facts bearing on the Glacial Features of Hallett's Cove'; and Verco, Dr Joseph: 'Descriptions of New Species of Marine Mollusca of South Australia' (containing the three plates).

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Price: $125.00