Māori oral literature : as seen by a classicist / Agathe Thornton.

By: Thornton, Agathe [author.]Material type: TextTextPublication details: Wellington, Aotearoa New Zealand : Huia, 1999Edition: Revised editionDescription: 91 pages : illustrations ; 22 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1877241431; 9781877241437Other title: Māori oral literature as seen by a classicistSubject(s): Māori (New Zealand people) -- Folklore | Oral tradition -- New Zealand | Mythology, Māori | Philosophy, Māori | Māori literature | Atua | Tikanga tuku iho | PūrākauDDC classification: 899.442 LOC classification: GR375 | .T56 1999
Contents:
Acknowledgements -- Foreword / Jane McRae -- I.A story and a song -- II. Cosmogony -- III. Oral art -- Notes -- References -- Charts -- Chart 1 : Te Rangikaheke's three manuscripts 43, 44 and 81 -- Chart 2 : Ngahue and greenatone -- Chart 3 : Odyssey 21 -- Chart 4 : Maui.
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Maori oral literature as seen by a classicist.

Slightly extended version of author's lectures given in 1986 in honour of Professor Macmillan Brown - acknowledgements.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 81-85).

Acknowledgements -- Foreword / Jane McRae -- I.A story and a song -- II. Cosmogony -- III. Oral art -- Notes -- References -- Charts -- Chart 1 : Te Rangikaheke's three manuscripts 43, 44 and 81 -- Chart 2 : Ngahue and greenatone -- Chart 3 : Odyssey 21 -- Chart 4 : Maui.

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