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Title: Dreamtime Heritage. Australian Aboriginal Myths
Description: Australia, Rigby, 1975. First Edition, Binding: Cloth, Ainslie Roberts Very Good/Fair. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 0727000462 Hadrback Hardback. First Edition. Slight wear to top and bottom edge of spine. Slight shelf wear to edges of D/J. Browning to edge of back D/J. Previous owners name and date to inside flap of D/J. This book is the latest in this series which interprets Aboriginal myths in paintings, text, and drawings. Ainslie Roberts has made extensive tours through remote regions of the outback and his paintings capture the true colours of Australia as well as the inner meangins of the myths. Each of his works moves through many emotional dimenisons and offers and endless succession of rewards to both eye and mind. Melva Jea Roberts, the wife of the artist, provides a warm and sympathetic text. As the title implies, Dreatime Heritage presents the colour, drama, and fantasy of the myths passed down through one generation after anoth of a unique people: the Aborigines of Australia, A beautiful and inspiring books in its own right, it completes a series without parallel in Australian literature. Illustrated. 80 pp.

Keywords: Non Fiction Australian Aboriginal Myths Paintings Text Drawing

Price: GBP 10.00 = appr. US$ 14.28 Seller: The London Bookworm
- Book number: 077035

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