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y separately published work icon Moon Story : Bidibil - Gidigil : A Traditional Lardil Story single work   picture book   children's   Indigenous story  
Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 Moon Story : Bidibil - Gidigil : A Traditional Lardil Story
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'This is the story of Gidigil the Moon, who tricked the people into dancing then stole their food and ran away with the seven beautiful sisters to Lingele, where his whiskers can still be seen in the cliff face today. The way the story is told in this book is a blend of the versions told by Jackson Jacob, Kenneth Jacob, Dick Roughsey, Gully Peters and Cyril Moon.' (Source: Online)

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Language: Aboriginal Lardil AIATSIS ref. (G38) (Qld SE54-01) , Aboriginal Kriol Included in AIATSIS, but with no ref. number , English
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