Aboriginal Tales of Australia

Aboriginal Tales of Australia

Aboriginal Fables and Legendary Tales

Aboriginal Fables and Legendary Tales

Aboriginal Legends

Animal Tales


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By A.W. Reed
Format Paperback / softback
Page Extent 152
Book Size 197 x 128 x 9 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint Reed New Holland
Release Date 1 May 1998
Subject Classification Society & culture: general / Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge / Folklore, myths & legends

Aboriginal Legends - Animal Tales is a unique collection of stories for those who are interested in learning more about this fascinating culture

Learn about the powerful Rainbow Snake, red and black flying foxes, the Eagle Hawk and the medicine man in these incredible tales of the Dreamtime. So much of traditional Aboriginal storytelling teaches us about the animal world and the spiritual bond shared between the Aboriginal people and nature.

A. W. Reed

Alexander Wyclif Reed, also known as Clif Reed and A. W. Reed, (7 March 1908 – 19 October 1979) was aprolific New Zealand publisher and author.

With his uncle Alfred he established the publishing firm A. H. & A. W. Reed. As an author he was known most commonly as A. W. Reed. Reed wrote many books on topics such as myths, language and place names of both Māoriand Australian Aboriginal cultures.