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Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton) 1841-1918

Overview
Works: 221 works in 309 publications in 3 languages and 1,216 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Legends  Art  Folklore  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator
Classifications: DU125.A73, 305.800994
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Most widely held works by R. H Mathews
Aranda OI08( )

in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aranda refers to a language group of separate cultural communities who live or lived in the central Australian desert. They are the Western Aranda, Northern Aranda, Eastern Aranda, Central Aranda, Upper Southern Aranda, and Lower Southern Aranda and are either extinct or have become assimilated
Ethnological notes on the aboriginal tribes of New South Wales and Victoria by R. H Mathews( Book )

6 editions published between 1904 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the aborigines of New South Wales by R. H Mathews( Book )

4 editions published in 1907 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The language of the Kurnai tribes of Gippsland : with notes on grammar and pronunciation by R.H. Mathews and Kurnai-English and English- Kurnai vocabularies by P. D Gardner( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial art among the Australian Aborigines : with two plates by R. H Mathews( Book )

4 editions published between 1899 and 1900 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paper read at meeting of Victoria Institute 1899; Description of paintings in 5 rock shelters in Hawkesbury sandstone area; tree carvings on Redbank Creek (Qld) on Kamilaroi Bora ground; ground designs on same Bora ground; image of wood & clay made for Burbung ceremonies (Lachlan & Murrumbidgee R.) clay & mud images at ceremonies south-east coast of N.S.W.; swan figure from stream near Nindigully (Qld.); effigies - Condamine R., Darwin, Moorundi; Carvings on wooden objects - designs on message sticks; Comments on article by members of Institute; Quotes many authors
Some mythology and folklore of the Gundungurra tribe by R. H Mathews( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The native tribes of Victoria : their languages and customs by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published between 1899 and 1904 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orthography; Dhauhurtwurru grammar and vocabulary of about 260 words; myths told to author by natives Hopkins and Eumeralla Rivers, including myth of Murkupang and Mount Shadwell (for another version see his A giant in a cave - an Australian legend); sociology, divisions of tribes
Folklore of the Australian Aborigines ; Message sticks and illustrations by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published between 1898 and 1899 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes on the Arranda tribe by R. H Mathews( Book )

4 editions published between 1907 and 1908 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gravures & peintures sur rochers par les Aboriginè€s D'Australie by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published in 1898 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Initiation ceremonies of Australian tribes by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divisions of Queensland Aborigines by R. H Mathews( Book )

4 editions published between 1898 and 1985 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Limits of Aboriginal nations inhabiting that portion of Queensland lying between the northern boundary of N.S.W. and the 19th parallel of south latitude; Dippil - kinship system, marriage laws, deviant marriages; Kogai-Yuipera - four section system; Kooinmerburra - two inter-marrying groups; sketch map showing tribal territories
The origin, organization and ceremonies of the Australian aborigines by R. H Mathews( )

2 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Australian rock carvings by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Divisions of North Australian tribes by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some peculiar burial customs of the Australian Aborigines : paper read before the Third Australasian Catholic Congress, Sydney, September, 1909 by R. H Mathews( Book )

4 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die Bundandaba-Zeremonie in Queensland by R. H Mathews( Book )

3 editions published in 1910 in German and Undetermined and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Burbung of the Wiradthuri tribes by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published between 1896 and 1900 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Native tribes of Western Australia by R. H Mathews( Book )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Languages of some native tribes of Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria by R. H Mathews( Book )

2 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ethnological notes on the aboriginal tribes of New South Wales and Victoria
Alternative Names
Mathews, R. H. 1841-1918

Mathews, Robert H. 1841-1918

Mathews, Robert H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918

Mathews, Robert Hamilton 1841-1918

R. H. Mathews Australian anthropologist and linguist

Languages
English (58)

German (2)

French (2)

Covers
Culture in translation : the anthropological legacy of R.H. Mathews