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y separately published work icon The Story of Crow : A Nyul Nyul Story single work   picture book   children's   dreaming story  
Alternative title: The Story of Crow
Note: Written & Illustrated by Pat Torres. Nyul Nyul Language Text by Magdalene Williams. (Title page.)
Issue Details: First known date: 1987... 1987 The Story of Crow : A Nyul Nyul Story
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'A traditional Aboriginal story about why crows are black and emus can't fly, written in Nyulnyul and in English.' Source: https://products.schools.nsw.edu.au/ (Sighted 24/11/09)

Notes

  • Dedication: Dedicated to the living descendants of the Nyul Nyul People, the original tribe of Ngarlan, or Beagle Bay Mission, Western Australia.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Language: English , Aboriginal Nyulnyul
Notes:
Text in Nyul Nyul language with English translation.
    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 1987 .
      Extent: 32p.
      Description: col. illus.
      ISBN: 0731617363 (corrected)
    • Broome, Kimberley area, North Western Australia, Western Australia,: Magabala Books , 1993 .
      person or book cover
      Image courtesy of Magabala Books
      Extent: 1v.p.
      ISBN: 1875641114

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
[Review Essay] The Story of Crow; a Nyulnyul Story William. B. McGregor , 1989 single work essay
— Appears in: Australian Aboriginal Studies , no. 2 1989; (p. 89-91)

'This beautiful little book is one of four produced in 1987 by Magabala Books, an Aboriginal controlled publishing house in Broome, established in 1987 under Bicentennial funding.'  (Introduction)

Untitled Laurie Copping , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , vol. 32 no. 3 1988; (p. 36-37)

— Review of The Story of Crow : A Nyul Nyul Story Pat Torres , 1987 single work picture book
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 Laurie Copping , 1988 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , vol. 32 no. 3 1988; (p. 36-37)

— Review of The Story of Crow : A Nyul Nyul Story Pat Torres , 1987 single work picture book
[Review Essay] The Story of Crow; a Nyulnyul Story William. B. McGregor , 1989 single work essay
— Appears in: Australian Aboriginal Studies , no. 2 1989; (p. 89-91)

'This beautiful little book is one of four produced in 1987 by Magabala Books, an Aboriginal controlled publishing house in Broome, established in 1987 under Bicentennial funding.'  (Introduction)

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