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Important Oceanic & African Art. Wednesday 28 March 2012.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Webb's: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6351

Condition: Fine


80 pages, fully illustrated. Lists 322 superb pieces of tribal art. View more info

Important Oceanic & African Art. Thursday 8 September 2011.

By: N/A

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Webb's: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6352

Condition: Fine


128 pages, fully illustrated. Lists 346 superb pieces of tribal art plus a few ithems from other cultures. View more info

Nga Tupuna II o Te Whanganui-a-Tara.

By: N/A

Price: $38.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Wellington City Council & Wellington Tenths Trust: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6551

Condition: Fine


60 pages, many b/w illustrations. Volume two of biographies of Te Atiawa from the Wellington region. View more info

Taiarotia. Contemporary Maori Art to the United States of America.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Te Waka Toi: Council for Maori and South Pacific Arts.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6726

ISBN: 0473023431

Condition: Nearly Very Good,


40 pages, many colour and b/w photos. Ex-school library but no markingsn on the binding. View more info

Whakarongo Mai. Maori Hearing Impairment. Taring Rongo Mahue. Report to the Minister of Maori Affairs from the Review Team to consider hearing impairment among Maori People.

By: N/A

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6796

Condition: Fine


66 and 36 pages. Text is in English and in te reo Maori. Photos, tables, diagrams. View more info

WAI388 Treaty Claim: Tamati Makaurau.

By: N/A

Price: $80.00 USD

Publisher: Ngati Whatua o Orakei Maori Trust Board: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007060

Condition: Very Good


3 coloured maps. View more info

Ngati Mutunga. Our Journey to a Crown Settlement Offer.

By: N/A

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Urenui, Ngati Mutunga Iwi Authority: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008671

Condition: Very Good


42 pages, one map, colour and b/w illustrations. Ngati Mutunga are in Urenui, Taranaki and the area around it. View more info

Te Reo o Aotearoa (The Voice of Aotearoa), No. 4. Pepuere 1st, 1933.

By: N/A

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: Hastings, 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009030

Condition: Very Good


16 pages. Rare maori language publication. Old stamp on front cover. View more info

Te Manukura ( Te Reo o Nga Morehu) The Maori People's Newspaper. He Nupepa Maori Motuhake. Vol. 1, No. 9. Hanuere 15 - 1923; January 15 1923.

By: N/A

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Free Press Printery: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009161

Condition: Very Good


20 pages. Articles in te reo Maori with English translations alongside. In the original stapled binding. Staples a little rusty. We also have Vol. 1. No. 11 in stock. View more info

Te Manukura ( Te Reo o Nga Morehu) The Maori People's Newspaper. He Nupepa Maori Motuhake. Vol. 1, No. 1. Maehe 15, 1923; March 15 1923.

By: N/A

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: Auckland, Free Press Printery: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009162

Condition: Very Good


20 pages. Articles in te reo Maori with English translations alongside. In the original stapled binding. Staples a little rusty, rear cover slightly soiled. We also have Vol. 1. No. 9 in stock. View more info

Memoir of Sir William Herries

By: N/A

Price: $28.00 USD

Publisher: London, Spottiswoode, Ballantyne: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009386

Condition: Very Good


vii, 70 pages, frontispiece and 7 b/w plates. Ex-library copy, clean. William Herries (1859-1923) was born in England and arrived in New Zealand in 1881. From the 1890s he was attracted to politics. In 1896 he was elected to Parliament representing the Bay of Plenty. In 1912 he became Minister of Native Affairs in the Massey government, an office he held until 1921. His political philosophy reflected the attitudes of the rural settlers he represented. In his view all Maori land which was not developed or used should pass into European hands - by compulsion if necessary. This attitude is expres... View more info

Ko nga Whakahaere Whakamoeiti a te Hahi Ratana [Waiata Whakamoeiti a te Hahi Ratana]

By: N/A

Price: $200.00 USD

Publisher: Wanganui, Te Hahi Ratana: 0

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009419

Condition: Very Good


80 pages. A Ratana Church hymn book. No publication date, ca. 1929? Old name on front endpaper twinked out. Rare. View more info

Whaikoorero [Whaikorero]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Continuing Education Unit Radio New Zealand: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009669

Condition: Very Good


40 pages. Contains Poroporoaki to Frederick Augustus Bennett, by Kepa Ehau; to King Koroki by Pei Te Hurinui Jones; to Tuini Ngaawai by Hunaara Hiroki Taangaere; to Kepa Eehau by Te Whati Taamati; to Sir Eruera Tirikatene by Koro Tainui Wetere; also a whaikorero by tyhe Rev. father James Durning at the openeing of the Aotea meeting house at Maakirikiri, Dannevirke. View more info

Korero Maori. First Lessons in Maori Conversation.

By: A pakeha-Maori

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Wanganui, No Date (ca.1914), A.D. Willis: 0

Seller ID: 1793

Condition: Fine


9th Edition. 43 pages. Despite going through 10 editions this little Maori conversation booklet is scarce. Advertisements on rear cover suggest a publication date of 1914. View more info

Korero Maori. First Lessons in Maori Conversation.

By: A pakeha-Maori

Price: $85.00 USD

Publisher: Wanganui, No Date (ca.1900), A.D. Willis: 0

Seller ID: 008360

Condition: Good


Card Covers. 6th Edition. Frontcover and titlepage detached 40 pages. Despite going through 10 editions this little Maori conversation booklet is scarce. Advertisements on rear cover suggest a publication date of ca. 1900. View more info

Maori Music with Its Polynesian Background.

By: Andersen, Johannes C.

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: New Plymouth, Polynesian Society: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1886

Condition: Good


x, 483 pages, many b/w illustrations and music scores. Rear cover has dampstains, rear endpapers and last 4-5 pages wavy, some red from the covers has bled on edges of last 4-5 pages, dust wrapper has dampstains and has also absorbed some red from the cover on rear and spine, small piece lacking from front top. Despite these faults a very solid and clean copy. Detailed study of Maori and Polynesian music. View more info

Maori String Figures

By: Andersen, Johannes C.

Price: $42.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Board of Maori Ethnological Research: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009395

Condition: Good


xi, 173 pages, b/w illustrations. (Memoirs of the Board of Maori Ethnological Research, Vol. 2) Ex-library copy in an old library binding, usual markings and wear. View more info

Maori - Overleven En Protest.

By: Arjan Van Der Boon; Nolly Keuchenius; Jeanette Oudes (editors)

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Amsterdam, Werkgroep Inheemse Volken: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5984

ISBN: 9073330017

Condition: Very Good


128 pages, b/w illustrations. Short cut in front cover, inscription on front endpaper. Text is in Dutch. View more info

The Journal of the Polynesian Society. Vol. 37. No. 147. September 1928.

By: Ballantyne, A.; Jenness, D.; Churchward, Spencer; Williams, H.W.; Stimson, Frank;

Price: $48.00 USD

Publisher: Polynesian Society, New Plymouth: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008030

Condition: Very Good


pages 257-358. Articles: The story of Rua and Tangaroa. An origin myth. How the art of wood-carving was acquired by man, p 257-260; The story of Ngae and Tutununui. An east coast version of the Kae-Tutunui myth, p 261-270; Language, mythology, and songs of Bwaidoga. Goodenough Island, S.E. Papua, by D. Jenness and A. Ballantyne, p 271-299; On the origin of the Polynesian passive, by Spencer Churchward, p 300-305; Some observations on Polynesian verbs, by H. W. Williams, p 306-317; A system of diacritical marks designed to facilitate the comparative study of the Polynesian languages, by J. Fran... View more info

The Journal of the Polynesian Society. Vol. 37. No. 148. December 1928.

By: Ballantyne, A.; Jenness, D.; Harding, Edwin; Thomson, Andrew; Lafeber, Dr. A.; Lehner, Stephen; Beasley, Harry G.

Price: $48.00 USD

Publisher: Polynesian Society, New Plymouth: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008031

Condition: Very Good


pages 359-462. Articles: The story of Tawhaki, by Henare Potae, p 359-366; Prehistoric drains on the Kaipara, west coast, by Edwin Harding, p 367-368; Samoan head-shaping, by Andrew Thomson, p 369-371; Word list, p 372-376; Language, mythology, and songs of Bwaidoga. Goodenough Island, S.E. Papua, by D. Jenness and A. Ballantyne, p 377-402; Grammatical value of constructions with e in the Polynesian dialects compared with similar cases in Indonesia, by A. Lafeber, p 403-425; The blood theory of the Melanesians, New Guinea, by Stephen Lehner, p 426-450; also notes and quries: A Maori stone anch... View more info

The Stone Implements Of The Maori .

By: Best, Elsdon

Price: $45.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4412

ISBN: 0909010293

Condition: Very Good


445 pages, reprint of 1912 edition, Dominion Museum Bulletin No 4. many plates and other illustrations. Dust wrapper worn at top of front with a small piece lacking. Otherwise very good. View more info

Maori Religion and Mythology, being an account of the Cosmogony, Anthropogeny, Religious Beliefs and Rites, Magic and Folk Lore of the Maori Folk of New Zealand. Section I. New Zealand Dominion Museum. Bulletin 10.

By: Best, Elsdon

Price: $58.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007484

Condition: Very Good


264 pages, b/w plates. Volume I of the 2 volume set. Ex-General Assembly Library New Zealand copy with a blind stamp on the front and a gilt stamp on the spine, attractive black leather spine title label. View more info

Waikare-Moana, The Sea of Rippling Waters: The Lake; The Land; The Legends. With A Tramp Through Tuhoe Land.

By: Best, Elsdon

Price: $95.00 USD

Publisher: Wellington, Government Printer: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009090

Condition: Good


iv, 66 pages, b/w photos, colured map atb the front and large folding map at the back. Rebound at some stage in a hardcover binding with the title hand written on the spine. The original front cover is pasted on the front board, includes newspaper clippings of an article by Elsdon Best. A few tidy annotations in the preface pages. View more info

English- Maori Finder List

By: Biggs, Bruce

Price: $120.00 USD

Publisher: Bruce Biggs: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008344

Condition: Good


79 pages, covers darkened, small piece missing at top of front cover. A rare reference book on te reo. "This is a word list. It will remind you of words you may have forgotten, and help you to find appropriate words in your Maori-English dictionary or your grammar book. Never work directly from this list unless you already know how the word you are referring to is used" Preface View more info

The Moa-Hunters of New Zealand. Sportsmen opf the Stone Age.

By: Buick, T. Lindsay

Price: $175.00 USD

Publisher: New Plymouth, Thomas Avery: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009630

Condition: Very Good


xiv, 260 pages, frontispiece and b/w plates. View more info

Forty Years in New Zealand: Including A Personal Narrative, An Account of Maoridom, and of the Christianization and Colonization of the Country

By: Buller, Rev. James

Price: $130.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1878

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009415

Condition: Very Good


viii, 503 pages, one map and 17 b/w plates (all present). Beautiful illustrated front cover with a river scenes and a palm tree in gilt and black. Small dent at bottom of spine. old satmp at top of preface page. View more info

The Maori Trustee.

By: Butterworth, Graham Victor; Butterworth, Susan

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Maori Trustee: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6191

ISBN: 0473013231

Condition: Fine


172 pages, b/w photos. View more info

A Marist Missionary in New Zealand 1843-1846.

By: Chouvet, Fr. J.A.M. (translated by Patrick Barry; edited by Jinty Rorke)

Price: $16.00 USD

Publisher: Whakatane, Whakatane & District Hictorical Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009034

Condition: Very Good


93 pages, b/w illustrations. Monograph 13 of the Whakatane & District Hictorical Society. This is a translation of the New Zealand section from the second volume of "Un tour du monde. Voyage a la Nouvelle Zealande par 'Abbe J.A.M. Chouvet, ancien missionaire apostolique." View more info

Oxford Maori Picture Dictionary: He Pukapuka Kupuahua Maori

By: Cleave, Pita;Parnwell, E.C.;Mataira, Katarina;Pere, Rangimarie Rose

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 009070

ISBN: 0195580281

Condition: Very Good


93 pages plus index, colour illustrations. View more info