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Alternative title: Narringeri
Issue Details: First known date: 1924... 1924 The Water Rat Who Discovered the Secret of Fire and How it was Taken from Him by the Eagle Hawk
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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Legendary Tales of the Australian Aborigines David Unaipon , 1924-1925 6043804 1924 single work prose Indigenous story

    This manuscript contains the original works of David Unaipon's Legendary Tales of the Australian Aborigines.

    1924-1925
    Note:

    Titled as Narringeri: The Water-Rat who Discovered the Secret of Fire and How it was Taken from Him by the Eagle Hawk.

    This loose leaf section is numbered 22:1-3.

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon 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. 67-69
    Note: With title: The Discovery and the Loss of Secret Fire
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Legendary Tales of the Australian Aborigines David Unaipon , 1924-1925 Z900600 1924 selected work prose dreaming story (taught in 1 units) Melbourne : Melbourne University Press , 2001 pg. 152-154
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