Catalogue of Museum of New Zealand Cylinder Recordings of Traditional Maori Songs 1919-c1935. Catalogue No. 4.

By: McLean, Mervyn & Jeny Curnow (eds.)

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Ex-library. Library stamps and markings. The covers have been laminated. Adhesive tape and stickers on spine. Internally good. ; 280, 7 pages + 6 leaves of illustrations. Card wrappers. Page dimensions: 291 x 204mm. Illustrated. "Part 1 of the Catalogue lists 175 recordings made on Edison dictaphone cylinders during expeditions from the Dominion Museum, as it was then called, to Gisborne, Rotorua, the Whanganui River area and the East Coast from 1919-1923. Additionally there are nine cylinders which could not be attributed by date or place. Part 2 documents a second collection of 200 cylinders recorded on similar apparatus, evidently by Sir Apirana Ngata at Parliament Buildings, Wellington, under the auspices of the Board of Maori Ethnological Research (later Maori Purposes Fund Board)." - from the Introduction. ; Ex-Library; 4to

Title: Catalogue of Museum of New Zealand Cylinder Recordings of Traditional Maori Songs 1919-c1935. Catalogue No. 4.

Author Name: McLean, Mervyn & Jeny Curnow (eds.)

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Auckland, Archive of Maori and Pacific Music, Anthropology Department, University of Auckland: (1992)

ISBN Number: 0959800522

ISBN Number 13: 9780959800524

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 10409