A Guide to Australian Folklore: From Ned Kelly to Aeroplane Jelly
A comprehensive guide to allusions, characters (both real and fictional), events, places, skills, beliefs and activities that constitute the folklore of the Australian peoples, past and present. Building on 20 years of research, this is a comprehensive and authoritative work.
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