Amele texts


Amele texts


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Amele; English

Editorial Practice

Encoding format: Plain text

See accompanying "readme" file for more details

OTA keywords

Electronic publications -- United States -- 20th century

LC keywords

Folk tales
Amele language
Fiction -- Papua New Guinea
Folk tales -- Papua New Guinea
Biographies -- Papua New Guinea
Autobiographies -- Papua New Guinea
Memoirs -- Papua New Guinea

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  • size: (2 files : ca. 2.87, 241 KB)
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Source Description

Electronic resource created April 1981.


Title proper taken from depositor's form

Contents: File 1 (readme.1184). An explanation of the text with a detailed list of contents ; File 2 (amele.1184). Amele texts

The stories appear in a slightly different order to that displayed in the "readme" file

Amele is a Papuan language. This text consists of folk tales, memoirs, etc in Amele with an English paraphrase in most cases

Publication based on this text: Amele / John R. Roberts. -- London : Croom Helm, 1987. -- ISBN 0-70994254-0

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