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

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Elsdon Best New Zealand historian Wikidata

VIAF ID: 51751128 (Personal)

Permalink: http://viaf.org/viaf/51751128

ISNI: 0000  0000  8382  040X 

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  • 551 _ _ ‎‡a  Tawa Flat, Neuseeland German National Library
  • 551 _ _ ‎‡a  Wellington German National Library

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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 National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
Best of Tawa : Porirua, and they who settled it : first published in the Canterbury times, 11 March 1914 to 1 July 1914 Library of Congress/NACO
Discovery & re-discovery of wellington harbour with remarks by early voyagers on the local natives, etc xR Extended Titles
Fishing methods and devices of the Maori xR Extended Titles
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 National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO German National Library xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
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
Maori Library of Congress/NACO German National Library Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of the Netherlands xR Extended Titles National Library of France National Library of Ireland
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 National Library of the Netherlands Sudoc [ABES], France
Maori as he was a brief account of maori life as it was in pre-european days xR Extended Titles National Library of the Netherlands National Library of Israel Library of Congress/NACO Sudoc [ABES], France
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 National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
Maori division of time xR Extended Titles
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 National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
Maori school of learning: its objects, methods and ceremonial National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
Maori storehouses and kindred structures : Houses, platforms, racks, and pits used for storing food etc National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO German National Library xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
nest house Sudoc [ABES], France
Notes on the art of war as conducted by the Maori of New Zealand, with accounts of various customs, rites, superstitions, &c., pertaining to war, as practised and believed in by the ancient Maori Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
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 National Library of the Netherlands Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
Polynesian voyagers: the Maori as a deep-sea navigator, explorer, & colonizer National Library of the Netherlands Library of Congress/NACO xR Extended Titles Sudoc [ABES], France National Library of France
Some aspects of Maori myth and religion xR Extended Titles National Library of the Netherlands Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO National Library of France
Spiritual and mental concepts of the Maori xR Extended Titles National Library of the Netherlands Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO National Library of France
Stone implements of the Māori xR Extended Titles National Library of Israel Library of Congress/NACO National Library of Ireland
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 Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO
Waikare-Moana : the sea of the rippling waters : the lake, the land, the legends : with a tramp through Tuhoe Land NUKAT Center of Warsaw University Library Library of Congress/NACO
The whare kohanga (the "nest house") and its lore : comprising data pertaining to procreation, baptism, and infant betrothal, &c.; contributed by members of the Ngati-Kahungunu Tribe of the North Island of New Zealand National Library of the Netherlands Sudoc [ABES], France Library of Congress/NACO German National Library

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