A Dictionary of the Maori Language - Edited under the Auspices of the Polynesian Society and based upon the Dictionaries of W. Williams and W. L. Williams

By: Williams, Herbert W.

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A 3" tear to cloth at lower end of front joint. Small chips to cloth at ends of spine and at corners of boards. Extensive pencil marginalia on endpapers. ; A Maori-English dictionary. A 1932 reprint of the 1917 fifth edition. xxi, [3], 590 pages. Green cloth boards with black lettering on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 212 x 136mm. "Omitting the short lists of words given by Cook, Parkinson, Savage, and Nicholas, the first step towards a dictionary of the Maori language was the vocabulary of 100 pages published by the Church Missionary Society with the Grammar in 1820." - from the "History" section of the Preface, page v. [Bibliographical Reference: c.f. Bagnall W1318 for the 1917 printing].

Title: A Dictionary of the Maori Language - Edited under the Auspices of the Polynesian Society and based upon the Dictionaries of W. Williams and W. L. Williams

Author Name: Williams, Herbert W.

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Publisher: Wellington, W. A. G. Skinner, Government Printer: 1932

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

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