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Author Carter, Paul, 1951-

Title The calling to come / Paul Carter
Published Sydney : Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales, 1996

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 MELB  427.9944 Dawes Car/Ctc  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 82 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Series Museum of Sydney on the site of first Government House publication
Museum of Sydney on the Site of First Government House publication.
Contents Includes poetry
Summary Compilation of conversational exchanges in the form of poetry between First Fleet colonist William Dawes and language informant Patyegarang; Conversations use English words and their equivalents in the Sydney language taken from Dawes wordlists; each conversation is accompanied by linguistic commentary
Notes "A Museum of Sydney on the site of first Government House publication."
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 73-75
Subject Dawes, William, 1762-1836 -- Fiction.
Dawes, William, 1762-1836 -- Poetry.
Dawes, William, 1762-1836.
Aboriginal Australians -- Poetry.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Poetry.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Languages.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney Region -- Languages
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Poetry
Australian languages -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney Region
Australian poetry -- 20th century.
Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney
Languages in contact -- Australia -- New South Wales.
First Government House Site (Sydney, N.S.W.)
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Poetry.
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History -- 1788-1851
Genre/Form Poetry.
Fiction.
Author Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales.
LC no. 96229896
ISBN 073105007X