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Note: Yawuru text by Jack Edgar, Elsie Edgar and Thelma Saddler.
Issue Details: First known date: 1987... 1987 Jalygurr : Aussie Animal Rhymes : Poems for Kids
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'Animal rhymes for children in English and Yawuru, a language spoken around Broome in the Kimberley region' of Western Australia. Source: Publisher's blurb

Notes

  • Dedication: Dedicated to my children, Emmanuelle, Ramiguez, Gabrielle and all the children in the Kimberley.
  • Adapted from Kimberley Aboriginal folk stories.
  • Yawuru and English parallel text poems; wordlist and pronunciation guide.
  • Other formats: Also available in braille.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,:Magabala Books , 1987 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Ganada, The Painted Lizardi"Ganada, the painted lizard= Ruga minbi Jarrb.", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 6-7)
Marlu, The Kangarooi"Hey kangaroo= Bagu juyu", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 8-9)
Gumbun the Mangrove Mani"Gumbun, Gunbun,= Wadaba ingan jimbin", single work poetry children's (p. 10-11)
Bijada, The Emui"Emu, emu running away,= Gala yimidibin", Pat Torres , single work poetry (p. 12-13)
Ngardi, The Devil Mani"Ngardi, the devil man comes at you= Imbulanjiya", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 14-15)
Jiribuga, The Porcupinei"Left, right, left right,= Larruwa ngandiran", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 16-17)
Walga Walga, The Salmoni"When the south-eaterly wind= Wangal inarrbarrun", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 18-19)
The Red Dress Womani"Red Dress, Red Dress= Nyamba jandu wirangu.", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 20-21)
Gurrwayi Gurrwayi, The Rain Birdi"Gurrwayi Gurrwayi= Gawinaman", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 22-23)
Barni, The Sand Goannai"Barni, the sand goanna= Nyardingan jimbin", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 24-25)
Wangkaja, The Mangrove Crabi"Wangkaja, the mangrove crab,= Mabu warli wangkaja miliya", Pat Torres , single work poetry children's (p. 26-27)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: English , Aboriginal Yawuru
    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 1987 .
      person or book cover
      Image courtesy of Magabala Books
      Extent: 33p.
      Description: chiefly col. illus.
      ISBN: 0731616227, 9780731616220

Works about this Work

Untitled Mandy Cheetham , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 4 no. 1 1989; (p. 33)

— Review of Jalygurr : Aussie Animal Rhymes : Poems for Kids Pat Torres , Elsie Edgar , Jack Edgar , Thelma Saddler , 1987 selected work poetry ; The Story of Crow : A Nyul Nyul Story Pat Torres , 1987 single work picture book
Untitled Anne Hanzl , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , vol. 32 no. 4 1988; (p. 59)

— Review of Jalygurr : Aussie Animal Rhymes : Poems for Kids Pat Torres , Elsie Edgar , Jack Edgar , Thelma Saddler , 1987 selected work poetry
Untitled Mandy Cheetham , 1989 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 4 no. 1 1989; (p. 33)

— Review of Jalygurr : Aussie Animal Rhymes : Poems for Kids Pat Torres , Elsie Edgar , Jack Edgar , Thelma Saddler , 1987 selected work poetry ; The Story of Crow : A Nyul Nyul Story Pat Torres , 1987 single work picture book
Untitled Anne Hanzl , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , vol. 32 no. 4 1988; (p. 59)

— Review of Jalygurr : Aussie Animal Rhymes : Poems for Kids Pat Torres , Elsie Edgar , Jack Edgar , Thelma Saddler , 1987 selected work poetry
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