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Australia in Oxford / edited by Howard Morphy and Elizabeth Edwards.
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D994/MOR/MAIN
Oxford [Eng.] : Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford,
c1988.
96 p. : ill. (some col.), facsims., maps, ports. ; 25 cm.
Exhibition catalog. One map on p. [2] of cover.
Includes bibliographies.
Papers explore early understandings of Australia as represented in the collections of the archives at Oxford; includes a chapter on the original Australians and the collections of Aboriginal art and artefacts in the Pitt Rivers Museum.
0902793225; 0141-2477;
https://library.australianmuseum.net.au//fullRecord.jsp?recno=69156
Foreword / Sir Zelman Cowan -- William Dampier and his botanical collections / erena marner -- The peculiar natural history of New Holland /Steve Simpson -- The emerging shape / Elizabeth Edwards -- Sturt and his journeys /Catherine Hart -- Representation
and reality: science and the visual image / Elizabeth Edwards -- The original Australians and the evolution of anthropology / Howard Morphy -- 'The foundations of all good and noble principles': Oxonians and the Australian universities in the nineteenth century / Richard Symonds -- Australians at Oxford / John Legge.
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1988
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