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Water Rat and Squid single work   prose   dreaming story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1977... 1977 Water Rat and Squid
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    y separately published work icon Kwork Kwork, the Green Frog, and Other Tales from the Spirit Time Ralph Gumudul , Susan Marrawakamirr , Dianna Merrkuyawuy , Canberra : Australian National University Press , 1977 Z667622 1977 anthology prose picture book dreaming story children's

    Kwork Kwork is a collection of Dreamtime stories from various storytellers and tribes throughout Queensland and the Northern Territory. The fifteen short stories, usually only one page, are illustrated by three different illustrators. Stories include Kwork kwork the Green Frog from the Tiwi people of the Northern Territory, which explains why the Tiwi people revere the green tree frog; and The River which was made from Tears about how the Giddys River near Yirikala in the Northern Territory was made.(Source: Tripod website)

    Canberra : Australian National University Press , 1977
    pg. 28-31
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  • Mornington Island, Gulf of Carpentaria area, Far North Queensland, Queensland,
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