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Date: 1958
Language: en
Type of item: book
Identifier: vtls008694448
Description: Someone had carelessly turned the radio on much too loud so that the speaker screamed out the weather forecast, sometimes hoarsely, sometimes scarcely audibly: "The ridge of high pressure which has be ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1962
Language: en
Type of item: book
Identifier: http://e-publications.une.edu.au/1959.11/17821
Description: In this survey of dramatic activity in the University or New England, I shall confine my remarks to the five years, 1957 - 1962, as being the period of most interest and the one which gives some indic ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1962
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: http://e-publications.une.edu.au/1959.11/18061
Description: "Once the land stretched away without names. Nameless headlands split the surf ; nameless lakes reflected nameless mountains ; and nameless rivers flowed through nameless valleys into nameless bays. M ... show more
Refereed: Refereed
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1963
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20120814-14148
Description: The subject of toponymy or the study of place-names has long been viewed with suspicion in Australia and consigned by serious scholars to some sort of lunatic fringe where the amateur antiquarian and ... show more
Refereed: Refereed
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1963
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20121031-132919
Description: It is a commonplace in the criticism of Old English literature to state that the whole poetic technique was a heritage from Germanic heathendom. It is, similarly, widely admitted, that the ideas, whic ... show more
Refereed: Refereed
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1963
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20120912-115434
Description: The subject of toponomy or the study of place names has long been viewed with suspicion in Australia and consigned by serious scholars to some sort of lunatic fringe where the amateur antiquarian and ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1963
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20120912-11571
Description: Place names of European origin are as varied as the indigenous ones and record a great variety of incidents and topics once of interest and significance to a greater or lesser number of residents. In ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1964
Language: en
Type of item: conference publication
Identifier: vtls006131870
Description: I shall try to make this lecture fairly general, and so I have taken examples from certain plays which, I hope, will be known to you. If they are not, I shall be giving you sufficient detail to make y ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1964
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20121031-134851
Description: Because of the elementary state of comparative philology and dialectology for the Australian aboriginal languages, there has not as yet been any considerable study of roots and root residuums. The fol ... show more
Refereed: Refereed
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1964
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20120814-141752
Description: It has often been held that the number of native names occurring within the area of a tribal run depended directly upon the many creeks, waterholes, hills, rocks, or other natural features contained i ... show more
Refereed: Refereed
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1964
Language: en
Type of item: book
Identifier: vtls002749330
Description: The title of this work refers to the aboriginal name for "The Good Spirit" in the area loosely designated today as the mid-north coast of New South Wales. The area is more important than the name of a ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1965
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: une-20120827-114052
Description: "All, all must perish; but, surviving last, The love of letters half preserves the past. True, some decay, yet not a few revive: Though those shall sink, which now appear to thrive, As custom arbitrat ... show more
Refereed: Refereed
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1965
Language: en
Type of item: conference publication
Identifier: vtls086383019
Description: The use of names is coterminous with man - as a part of words it may be seen to be the greatest single achievement of the human mind. It is at once a gateway to the soul, a voice reverberating down th ... show more
Authors: Ryan JS
Date: 1965
Language: en
Type of item: journal article
Identifier: http://e-publications.une.edu.au/1959.11/18062
Description: I must thank you for the offer of a reply to the letter from Mr. P. L. Brown, commenting on my "Memorials of Ireland, etc." (V.H.M. Vol. XXXV, No. 2, pp. 79-88). It is unfortunate that all the records ... show more
Authors: Dickens C | Ryan JS
Date: 1965
Language: en
Type of item: book
Identifier: http://e-publications.une.edu.au/1959.11/17883
Description: The initial knowledge of the materials contained in this book came to the writer from a broken run of Household Words which he first read as a child. It consisted of unbound weekly parts of the journa ... show more