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Djan'palil (1978). Boḏuk. Milingimbi, N.T.: Milingimbi Literature Production Centre.

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Title Boḏuk
Title (translated) Bush cockroach
Author(s) Djan'palil
Illustrator(s) Yambal
Translator(s) Mätjarra
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Language Dhuwal
Yolŋu Matha [multiple languages]
Place of Publication Milingimbi, N.T.
Publisher Milingimbi Literature Production Centre
Date Published 1978
Community source Milingimbi
Scan source CDU Library
Provenance Milingimbi LPC
Processing Note some pencil annotations
LA Number 43084553
Size 20.7 x 14.4 cm
Description (note) Yolŋu Matha CD Library
Type of Resource Text
Category Traditional
Abstract A Gamaḻaŋga story: How the sea became salt. Spotted gekko and bush cockroach argue over body painting, but wallaby makes the freshwater safe for us.
Keyword(s) cautionary
Description for Link Linked TIF file
Related Version Title Boḏuk ga weṯi'
Related Version Identifier cdu:34376
Related Version Language Dhuwaya

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