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$79.50
2f18/30

Nga Iwi o Tainui: The Traditional History of the Tainui People / Nga Koorero Tuku Iho a Nga Tuupuna


JONES, PEI TE HURINUI & BIGGS, BRUCE

First edition, imperial octavo, blue/grey boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, xiv + 402pp, VG+ (slight rubbing to board edges, inscription in ink to fep, silverfish damage to fep front edge, light tanning to page edges) in VG+ d/w (foxing & staining to interior)

PUBLISHER: Auckland University Press 1995

KEYWORDS: first edition Pei Te urinui Jones Bruce Biggs New Zealand Tainui Maori bilingual Maori-English parallel text history genealogy songs

$50.00
2f20/17

Nga Moteatea: The Songs: Part Two


Scattered Pieces from Many Canoe Areas Collected by Sir Apirana Ngata and translated by Pei Te Hurinui

NGATA, A. T & JONES, PEI TE HURINUI

This volume only, super octavo, 2 CDs in front & rear pockets, black boards with gilt lettering to spine, li + 464pp, fine in VG+ d/w (rubbing to front & rear)

PUBLISHER: Auckland University Press 2005

KEYWORDS: Sir Apirana Ngata Pei Te Hurinui Jones bilingual Maori English text parallel text songs music Maori history waiata poetry language literature tribal history

$35.00
2f22/18

The Empire's Junior Partner


WILSON, CHARLES A

Octavo, dark blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine & front board, xi + 244pp, illus, VG (bruising & fading to spine extrems, rubbing to board edges & upper rear board, owner's name & address in ink to front pastedown, full-lengtth crease to fep, dampstain to upper edge rear pastedown, foxing to page edges & prelims) in two d/w, first d/w VG (browning to exterior, esp spine & edges, bruising & nicking to edges, corners & spine extrems, 1cm closed tear to upper rear edge), second d/w G (three-quarters spine missing, lower portion in situ, heavy tanning, jagged nicks & bruising to all edges, two 2cm tears to upper rear edge with heavy crease between)

PUBLISHER: Williams & Norgate Ltd (1926?)

KEYWORDS: Charles A Wilson Aloysius Horn New Zealand history Maori European settlers missionaries Maori wars

$60.00
2f22/19

Lessons in the English Language for Maori Schools


WILLIAMS, VEN. ARCHDEACON L

Octavo, salmon heavy card boards with black lettering to front board & beige cloth spine, 71pp, VG+ (fading & soiling to boards, rubbing to spine extrems, owner's name in ink to fep, foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Geo. Didsbury, Government Printer 1875

KEYWORDS: Ven Archdeacon L Williams English language lessons Maori schools English grammar for Maori speakers exercises

$25.00
xxkae50221

Spoken English for the Cook Islands


RERE, TAIRA

Super octavo in light card wrappers (VG-); -all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Department of Education New Zealand for the Dept of Island Territories (date?)

KEYWORDS: specials Taira Rere English Maori language Cook Islands Maori English language learning

$48.50
2f24/5

Custom Law Guidelines Project: Commentary on Judge Durie's Custom Law


METGE, JOAN

Quarto, spiral bound with transparent plastic covers, 16pp, VG+

PUBLISHER: Unpublished Commentary (undated)

KEYWORDS: Joan Metge Judge Edward DurieCustom Law Maori New Zealand anthropology Maori-Pakeha communication language

$50.00
2f47/49

MAI Review Special Issue: Community Research Engagement


CRAM, FIONA (Ed)

Quarto, light card covers, printed fep, 167pp, fine

PUBLISHER: National Institute of Research for Maori Development 2010

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Maori health community genograms ecomaps collectives research kaupapa Maori

$60.00
2g23/14

Tai Whati: Judicial Decisions Affecting Maoris and Maori Land 1958-1983


FOUHY, G. D. (Ed)

Ex library, quarto, black light card covers with light-brown lettering to front, ii + 281pp, VG- (heavy bruising, rubbing & creasing to covers, usu library markings, large damp-stain to front pastedown, creasing to page corners)

PUBLISHER: Department of Maori Affairs 1983

KEYWORDS: ex library New Zealand Maori affairs land court Maori Appellate Court judicial decisions legal cases judgements law courts justice

$60.00
1u28b/28

A Dictionary of the Maori Language


Edited under the Auspices of the Polynesian Society

WILLIAMS, HERBERT W.

super octavo, green cloth boards with black lettering to spine & front board, patterned eps, xxiv + 590pp, VG (slight staining to boards, light bruising to spine extrems, owner's name in ink to fep, light tanning to eps, tanning to page upper edges)

PUBLISHER: W. A. G Skinner, Govt Printer 1932

KEYWORDS: herbert w williams maori language maori-english dictionary vocabulary lexis grammar syntax

$55.00
2e8a/44

Te Ao Marama: Contemporary Maori Writing for Children


Volume 4 Te Ara o te Hau / The Path of the Wind

IHIMAERA, WITI (Ed)

First edition, super octavo, illus light card covers, 350pp, VG+ (v light tanning to upper page edges)

PUBLISHER: Reed Books 1994

KEYWORDS: Witi Ihimaera New Zealand Maori children's literature anthology poems short stories plays Maori English language

$375.00
1w22a/22

Ko Te Kawenata Tawhito: No Nga Whakatauki Tae Noa ki a Maraki


n/a

Lacks fep, small octavo, brown leather boards with gilt lettering to spine, 377pp, G+ (lacks fep, heavy rubbing & fraying to spine extrems with loss of leather to sides, heavy scuffing to boards, fraying to boards corners & edges, heavy browning & foxing throughout, various owners' names, dates & annotations in ink to front & rear pastedowns & eps, annotation in pencil to verso title page)(

PUBLISHER: Bible Society 1858

KEYWORDS: religion Christianity Bible Old testament Proverbs to Malachi Maori language TEXT IN MAORI

$120.00
1w34/30

Traditional Songs of the Maori


MCLEAN, MERVYN & ORBELL, MARGARET

First edition, oblong small folio, grey boards with gilt lettering to spine, 324pp, VG (moderate staining to front board, light chaffing to board edges, owner's name in ink to front pastedown, light tanning & foxing to page edges) in d/w, VG (moderate tanning, staining to edges)

PUBLISHER: AH & AW Reed 1975

KEYWORDS: first edition Mervyn McLean Margaret Orbell New Zealand Maori music songs lyrics in Maori & English

$50.00
1w35/38

Kati au I konei: A Collection of Songs from Ngati Toarangatira and Ngati Raukawa


ROYAL, TE AHUKARAMU CHARLES (Ed)

Quarto, illus purple light card covers with white & yellow lettering to spine & front cover, 109pp, illus, VG+ (v light rubbing to covers & spine)

PUBLISHER: Huia Publishing 1994

KEYWORDS: Te Ahukaraum Charles Royal TEXT IN MAORI & ENGLISH New Zealand songs Ngati Toarangatira Ngati Raukawa Maori waiata

$48.50
1i45d/2

Nga Moteatea/The Songs: A Selection of Annotated Tribal Songs of the Maori with English Translations


NGATA, SIR APIRANA

Facsimile reprint, imperial octavo, red boards with black lettering to spine & red, black & white Maori motif to boards, patterned eps, frontispiece, xxxii + 327pp, VG (light soiling to spine & boards, moderate browning to upper page edges, date in ink to fep)

PUBLISHER: Polynesian Soc./AH & AW Reed 1972 (facsimile reprint)

KEYWORDS: Sir Apirana Ngata New Zealand Maori moteatea songs poetry Maori English language

$34.50
xxkhk84395

Maori Affairs: A Department and the People who Made it / Nga Take Maori


BUTTERWORTH, G. V. & YOUNG, HEPORA. R.

Dual language Maori and English, quarto hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Government Printing Office 1990

KEYWORDS: specials G V Butterworth Hepora R Young New Zealand Maori politics history government text in Maori language and English

$50.00
2e11a/44

Nga Moteatea: The Songs Part II


NGATA, A. T. (Ed) & TE HURUNUI, P (Trans)

This volume only, super octavo, red boards with red, black & white kowhaiwhai pattern and black lettering to spine, same kowhaiwhai pattern to eps, lii + 319pp, VG (light foxing to page edges, owner's name address & date in ink to front pastedown & to title page)

PUBLISHER: Polynesian Society 1961

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Maori songs English Maori

$40.00
2e11a/45

Nga Moteatea / The Songs Part 1


NGATA, A. T. (Ed)

This volume only, super octavo, red boards with red, black & white kowhaiwhai pattern and black lettering to spine, same kowhaiwhai pattern to eps, errata slip loosely enclosed, frontispiece, xxv + 325pp, VG (light rubbing to boards)

PUBLISHER: Polynesian Society 1959

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Maori songs text in English and Maori

$35.00
xxgra106583

Nag Moteatea/The Songs: He Marama Rere No Nga Waka Maha / Scattered Pieces from Many Canoe Areas: A selection of annotated tribal songs of the Maori: Part IV


NGATA, A. T.

Super octavo softcover (VG), TEXT IN TE REO MAORI, THIS VOLUME ONLY; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: The Polynesian Society Inc. 1990

KEYWORDS: maori tribal songs text in te reo maori history culture legend new zealand

$85.00
2g36/48

A Dictionary of the New Zealand Language


WILLIAMS, WILLIAM

Octavo, dark green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and blind rule to board edges, dark green coated eps, xv + 325pp, VG (light bruising to spine extrems, some browning to page edges, slight staining to boards, bookseller's stamp to fep verso)

PUBLISHER: Upton & Co / Williams & Norgate 1892

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Maori English Maori dictionary

$70.00
2i5/26

The Fish of Maui / Te Ika a Maaui


GOSSAGE, PETER & PENFOLD, MERIMERI (Trans)

First edition, large quarto, ijllus glossy heavy card boards, unpaginated but approx 34pp, illus, VG+ (owner's name in red ink to fep)

PUBLISHER: Lnsdowne Press 1981

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Maori children's myths legends TEXT IN MAORI AND ENGLISH

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