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Yambal (1976). Mokuypuy. Milingimbi, N.T.: Milingimbi Literature Production Centre.

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Title Mokuypuy
Title (translated) [Spirits]
Author(s) Yambal
Illustrator(s) Yambal
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Language Gupapuyŋu
Place of Publication Milingimbi, N.T.
Publisher Milingimbi Literature Production Centre
Date Published 1976
Community source Milingimbi
Scan source ANU
Provenance Hard copy from CDU Library
LA Number 11808444
Description (note) Yolŋu Matha CD Library
Type of Resource Text
Category Traditional
Abstract The spirits of dead people used to visit their living relatives, until one day a mokuy could smell something in his mother's house.
Keyword(s) spirits
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