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Story: The moon, the sun and the stars


The moon, the sun and the stars


Lucy Lloyd !kun notebooks


An account of the relationship between the sun, the moon and the stars, according to the !kun. It includes a description of the growth of the moon.


1) p.9136v: pencil sketches showing the phases of the moon, 2) Lloyd admits in a note on p.9137v that her questioning of the narrator as to the moon and the sun's parentage might have been 'injudicious', 3) This story is found in Book XI & XII-2


Tamme (XII)


28 september 1879 (given on or about)


Celestial bodies and aeroscopy


sun (!kun beliefs about) , sun (its movements) , sun (is the moon's mother) , sun (its mother is a star) , sun (its relationship with the moon and the stars) , sun (its child) , stars (!kun beliefs about) , stars (the sun's mother is a star) , stars (the moon's father is a star) , stars (the sun's mother has gone) , stars (their relationship with the sun and the moon) , moon (!kun beliefs about) , moon (the star is its father) , moon (the sun is its mother) , moon (new) , moon (young) , moon (the growth of) , moon (its movements) , moon (its mother is the sun's child) , child (sun's) , child (and stars)

Story Pages


Page Images

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Book: BC_151_A2_1_110

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Book: BC_151_A2_1_110

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Book: BC_151_A2_1_110