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 Part 1 by Elsdon Best. Government Printer, 1976. reprint   $55

 

An Old New Zealander or Te Rauparaha, The Napoleon of the South by Lindsay T. Buick. Capper Press, 1976. No jacket   $35

 

Maori Folk Tales of the Port Hills, Canterbury, New Zealand by James Cowan. Cadsonbury Publications, 1995,  facsimile reprint. ISBN 9780958339032. paperback   $25

 

Rere Atu Taku Manu: Discovering History, Language & Politics in the Maori-Language Newspapers edited by Jenifer Curnow et al.. Auckland University Press, 2002. ISBN 1869402790. paperback   $35

 

Kei Puta Te Wairau: A History of Marlborough in Maori Times by W. J. Elvy. Cadsonbury Publications, 1997, facsimile reprint. ISBN 1877151076. paperback  $25

 

Atareta, the Belle of the Kainga by  Alfred A. Grace. Kiwi Publishers, 1998, facsimile reprint. ISBN 0958351643. paperback $25

 

The Upraised Hand or The Spiritual Significance of the Ringatu Faith by William Greenwood. Folding whakapapa chart at rear. The Polynesian Society, 1980, reprint. card covers   $60

 

The Strangest War: The Story of the Maori Wars in New Zealand 1860-1872 by Edgar Holt. Putnam, 1962. wear to jacket   $45

 

Growing Up Maori edited by Witi Ihimaera. Tandem Press, 1998. ISBN 9781877178160. paperback   $25

 

Nga Iwi O Tainui: The Traditional History of the Tainu People: Nga Koorero Tuku Hio A Nga Tuupuna by Pei Te Hurinui Jones and Bruce Biggs. Auckland University Press,  1995. ISBN  1869401190        $70

 

O Te Raki: Legends of the North by Florence Keene. Paul’s Book Arcade, 1963   $55

 

Maori Poetry: The Singing Word by Barry Mitcalfe. Victoria University Press, 1974   $60

 

Nga Moteatea He Marama Rere No Nga Waka Maha: The Songs,  Scattered Pieces From Many Canoe Areas, edited and translated by Apirana Ngata

Part One:   A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1974.  ISBN 0589006967. cloth       $55

Part Two: A. H. & A. W. Reed,  1974. 0589008633. paperback      $35

Part Three: The Polynesian Society, 1980. paperback        $35

 

Maori Poetry: An Introductory Anthology edited by Margaret Orbell. Heinemann, 1983. ISBN 0868635707. paperback   $25

 

Traditional Maori Stories: He Korero Maori translated and edited by Margaret Orbell. Reed Books, 1997. ISBN 9780790005348. paperback   $25

 

Prophets in the Wilderness: The Wesleyan Mission to New Zealand 1819-27 by J. M. R. Owens. Auckland University Press / Oxford University Press, 1974. ISBN 0196478952. paperback   $30

 

Fortifications of the First Taranaki War 1860-61 by Nigel Prickett. Auckland Institute and Museum, 1994. paperback   $20

 

The First Thousand Years: Regional Perspectives in New Zealand Archaeology edited by Nigel Prickett. The Dunmore Press, 1982. ISBN 090856483X. paperback          $45

 

Sir Apirana Ngata and Maori Culture by Eric Ramsden. A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1948. paperback           $20

 

Ask That Mountain: The Story Of Parihaka by Dick Scott. Heinemann/Southern Cross Books, 1975.    $40

 

The Puriri Trees Are Laughing: A Political History of Nga Puhi in the Inland Bay of Islands  by Jeffrey Sissons, Wiremu Wi Hongi and Pat Hohepa. The Polynesian Society, 1987. paperback   $85

 

Eruera: The Teachings of a Maori Elder by Eruera  Stirling and Anne Salmond. Oxford University Press, 1980. ISBN 0195580699       $45

 

Maori Oral Literature as Seen by a Classicist by Agathe Thornton. University of Otago Press, 1989           $25

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