y Aboriginal Legends. No. 1, Kinie Ger, the Native Cat single work   short story   Indigenous story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1929 1929
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This short story is about the Kinie Ger (the native cat) a ruthless killer and enemy of other native creatures.

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  • Appears in:
    y Myths and Legends of the Australian Aborigines Myths & Legends of the Australian Aboriginals Alice Bolingbroke Woodward (illustrator), W. Ramsay Smith , David Unaipon , London : Harrap , 1930 6080162 1930 selected work prose dreaming story

    This 1930s publication describes the legends of the Australian Aborigines located in the southeast corner of Australia near the Murray River. It covers a range of narratives from the creation stories to those of witchcraft, and explanations of landmarks. (Source: Preface).

    London : Harrap , 1930
    pg. 101-105
    Note: With title: Kinie Ger, The Native Cat

Works about this Work

David Unaipon : The First Aboriginal Writer (1873-1967) John Beston , 1979 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Southerly , September vol. 39 no. 3 1979; (p. 334-346, 350)

Beston depicts the life and writings of David Unaipon.

David Unaipon : The First Aboriginal Writer (1873-1967) John Beston , 1979 single work criticism biography
— Appears in: Southerly , September vol. 39 no. 3 1979; (p. 334-346, 350)

Beston depicts the life and writings of David Unaipon.

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