Time Before Morning


Title: Time Before Morning, Art and Myth of the Australian Aborigines

Author: Allen, L. A.

Publisher: Rigby, Adelaide, 1976.

Description: First Edition. Hardcover, 304 pages, with double page map showing the Daly River Native Reserve and Arnhem land, illustrated with black-and-white photographs, within the text, and eight pages of colour plates. Includes notes on the text, biographical details of the artists and their affiliations, and notes on the photographs.

Summary: The book has a bibliography and is indexed. The author has provided a general introduction about the history of the aborigines, their different art styles, and the artists themselves, as well a short introductions to set individual stories in their cultural and religious context.

Dimensions: L 26 x W 20 x D 2.5 cm

Weight: 1.1 kg


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