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Alternative title: Osutoraria densetsu
Note: Unaipon is not credited as author on the publication.
Issue Details: First known date: 1985... 1985 Australian Legends
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AbstractHistoryArchive Description

This book is an illustrated edition comprising six stories from W. Ramsay Smith's 1930 edition of Myths and Legends of the Australian Aborigines.


  • The stories were originally by David Unaipon (q.v.) but were republished without acknowledgement by W. Ramsay Smith.
  • Alternative title appears in colophon in Japanese script.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: Japanese , English
    • Tokyo, Honshu,
      East Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
      Oseania Shuppansha ,
      1985 .
      Extent: iii, 64p.
      Edition info: Shohan
      Description: illus.
      • Text in English with notes in Japanese.
      • The front cover gives the publisher as Oceania Press. A sticker on the back cover denotes the Tokyo branch of Oceania Press.
Last amended 30 Jan 2008 11:55:05