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Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 National Library of the Netherlands-test Library of Congress/NACO German National Library Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of Australia NUKAT Center of Warsaw University Library National Library of Israel National Library of France

Best, Elsdon Wikipedia (en) German National Library ISNI-test

VIAF ID: 51751128 (Personal)


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Astronomical knowledge of the maori, genuine and empirical including data concerning their systems of astrogeny, astrolatry, and natural astrology, with notes on certain other natural phenomena xR Extended Titles-test
Discovery & re-discovery of wellington harbour with remarks by early voyagers on the local natives, etc xR Extended Titles-test
Fishing methods and devices of the Maori xR Extended Titles-test
Forest lore of the Maori with methods of snaring, trapping, and preserving birds and rats, uses of berries, roots, fern-root, and forest products, with mythological notes on origins, karakia used etc xR Extended Titles-test
Games and pastimes of the Maori an account of various exercises, games and pastimes of the natives of New Zealand, as practised in former times; including some information concerning their vocal and instrumental music xR Extended Titles-test
Maori xR Extended Titles-test
Maori agriculture the cultivated food plants of the natives of New Zealand, with some account of native methods of agriculture, its ritual and origin myths xR Extended Titles-test
Maori as he was a brief account of maori life as it was in pre-european days xR Extended Titles-test
Maori canoe an account of various types of vessels used by the maori of new zealand in former times, with some description of those of the isles of the pacific, and a brief account of the peopling of new zealand xR Extended Titles-test
Maori division of time xR Extended Titles-test
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 xR Extended Titles-test National Library of the Netherlands-test Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France Library of Congress/NACO
Maori school of learning: its objects, methods and ceremonial xR Extended Titles-test
Maori storehouses and kindred structures : Houses, platforms, racks, and pits used for storing food etc xR Extended Titles-test
Pa maori an account of the fortified villages of the maori in pre-european and modern times; illustrating methods of defence by means of ramparts, fosses, scarps and stockades xR Extended Titles-test
Polynesian voyagers: the Maori as a deep-sea navigator, explorer, & colonizer xR Extended Titles-test
Some aspects of Maori myth and religion xR Extended Titles-test
Spiritual and mental concepts of the Maori xR Extended Titles-test
Stone implements of the Māori xR Extended Titles-test
Tuhoe the children of the mist : a sketch of the origin history myths and beliefs of the Tuhoe tribe of the Maori of New Zealand with some account of other early tribes of the Bay of Plenty district xR Extended Titles-test

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