Maori Life in Old Taranaki

By: Houston, John

Price: NZ$224.00

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Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Some foxing. Previous owner's name blacked out on front endpaper. Some small chips and tears to margins of dust-jacket. Fading, rubbing and foxing to dust-jacket. Some adhesive tape at head of dust-jacket spine on reverse side. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover. ; 224 pages + 22 illustrations on 4 plate leaves. Light orange boards with metallic red lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 246 x 153mm. Contents: The Aotea Canoe at Hawaiki-Rangiatea; The Voyage from Hawaiki; In Ao-tea-roa; Divisions of the People; The Adze Te Awhio-Rangi; Ruaputahanga; Northern Raids: Introduction; Northern Raids: Nga-Weka; Northern Raids: Maru and Puke-Rangiora; Northern Raids: Te Namu; Northern Raids: Waimate; The Guard Incident; Patoka; Martyrdom; 1834-1860: Part I; 1834-1860: Part II; 1834-1860: Part III; 1834-1860: Part IV; Why Heretoa was not re-opened; Sir Maui Pomare and Wiremu Kingi (I); Sir Maui Pomare and Wiremu Kingi (II); Rima Wakarua of Nga-Rauru; Ohawe (I); Ohawe (II); Taiporohenui; Kaupokonui; Parihaka; The Naming of Hawera; Whare-Wananga; Carving; Fire Lore of the Maori; Fourteenth-century Chants; Sayings.

Title: Maori Life in Old Taranaki

Author Name: Houston, John

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Wellington, A. H. & A. W. Reed: (1965)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 22049