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Fishing methods and devices of the Māori / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 12.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Pātea LibraryPlus [Call number: 639.2 BEST] (1).

Forest lore of the Māori : 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. / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 14.; Memors of the Polynesian Society: no. 18.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 641.3 BEST] (1).

Māori agriculture : the cultivated food plants of the natives of New Zealand : with some account of native methods of agriculture, its ritual and origin myths / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 9.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 630 BEST] (1).

The stone implements of the Māori / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 4.Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 621.9 BEST] (1).

The Māori canoe : an account of the various types of vessels used by the Māori 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 / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 7.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 387.21 BEST] (1), Stratford [Call number: 387.21 BES] (1).

Games and pastimes of the Māori : 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 / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 8.Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005Availability: Items available for loan: Stratford [Call number: 790.0899 BES] (1).

Māori storehouses and kindred structures : houses, platforms, racks and pits used for storing food, etc. / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.] | Dominion Museum (N.Z.).

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 5.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Te Papa Press, 2005; Wellington [N.Z.] : Govt. Printer, 1916Availability: Items available for loan: Pātea LibraryPlus [Call number: 728.9 BEST] (2).

The Māori division of time / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Dominion Museum monograph: no. 4; Classic reprint series: Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Government Printer, 1986Availability: Items available for loan: Pātea LibraryPlus [Call number: 529.2 ] (1), Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 529.2] (1).

Māori religion and mythology : being an account of the cosmogony, anthropogeny, religious beliefs and rites, magic and folk lore of the Māori folk of New Zealand / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 10-11Material type: Text Text; Format: print Publisher: [Wellington, N.Z.] : Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, c1995Availability: Items available for loan: Ōpunakē LibraryPlus [Call number: 299.92442 BEST] (2), Pātea LibraryPlus [Call number: 299.92442 ] (1), Stratford [Call number: 299.92 BES] (2).

The astronomical knowledge of the Māori : genuine and empirical ; including data concerning their systems of astrogeny, astrolatry and natural astrology, with notes on certain other natural phenomena / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Dominion Museum monograph: book 3Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington : A.R.Shearer, 1972Availability: Items available for loan: Pātea LibraryPlus [Call number: 522 BEST] (1).

The pa Māori : an account of the fortified villages of the Māori in pre-European and modern times, illustrating methods of defence by means of ramparts, fosses, scarps and stockades / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 6.Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington : Government Printer, 1975Availability: Items available for loan: Stratford [Call number: 623.1 BES] (1).

The Māori school of learning : its objects, methods, and ceremonial / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Dominion Museum monograph: no 6.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Govt. Printer, 1974Other title: Whare wānanga, or Māori school of learning.Availability: Items available for loan: Stratford [Call number: 371.8299 BES] (1).

Māori medical lore : notes on the causes of disease and treatment of the sick among the Māori people of New Zealand, as believed and practised in former times, together with some account of various ancient rites connected with the same / by W.H. Goldie.

by Goldie, William H [author.] | Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: [Auckland, N.Z.?] : Southern Reprints, 1998Availability: No items available

The astronomical knowledge of the Māori, genuine and empirical : including data concerning their systems of astrogeny, astrolatry, and natural astrology, with notes on certain other natural phenomena / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Dominion Museum monograph: no. 3.Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : Dominion Museum, 1922Availability: No items available

Tūhoe, the children of the mist : volume 1 ; a sketch of the origin, history, myths and beliefs of the Tūhoe tribe of the Māori of New Zealand, with some account of other early tribes of the Bay of Plenty district / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.] | New Zealand. Board of Māori Ethnological Research.

Series: Memoirs of the Polynesian Society: v. 6.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Language: English, Maori Publisher: [Wellington, N.Z.] : Board of Maori Ethnological Research for the Author and on behalf of the Polynesian Society, 1925Availability: Items available for loan: Pātea LibraryPlus [Call number: 305.899] (1).

Tūhoe, the children of the mist : a sketch of the origin, history, myths and beliefs of the Tūhoe tribe of the Māori of New Zealand, with some account of other early tribes of the Bay of Plenty district. Volume II / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.] | Polynesian Society (N.Z.).

Edition: Second edition.Material type: Text Text; Format: print regular print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Published for the Polynesian Society by A.H. & A.W. Reed, [1972-1973]Other title: Tuhoe. | Tuhoe..Availability: No items available

Spiritual and mental concepts of the Maori / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Dominion Museum monograph: no. 2.; Classic reprint series: Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington, N.Z. : V.R. Ward, Govt. Printer, 1986Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 299.92] (1).

The Whare Kohanga (the "nest house") and its lore / by Elsdon Best.

by Best, Elsdon, 1856-1931 [author.].

Series: Bulletin (Dominion Museum (N.Z.): no. 13.Material type: Text Text; Format: print ; Literary form: Not fiction Publisher: Wellington [N.Z.] : Government Printer, 1929Availability: Items available for loan: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 392.1 BEST] (1), Stratford [Call number: 305.899442 BES] (1). Items available for reference: Hāwera LibraryPlus [Call number: 392.1] (1).

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