Ka Taoka Hakena : Treasures from the Hocken Collections

Author(s): Stuart Strachan & Linda Tyler (eds)

New Zealand

Published to celebrate the centenary of its foundation, this book introduces and samples the Hocken's principal collections. There are many outstanding items in these collections, including significant holdings of twentieth-century New Zealand art, early New Zealand manuscripts, maps and publications, early Australian manuscripts and many other items of great interest. First published October 2007.


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Stuart Strachan is the Hocken Librarian, University of Otago. Linda Tyler was until recently the Curator of the Pictorial Collections, Hocken Library, and is now Director, Centre for New Zealand Art Research and Discovery, University of Auckland.

Preface; A Labour of Love: Dr Hocken and His Collection; The Hocken Collections 1910 to 2007; Archives and Manuscripts; Publications; Maps and Plans; Music and Sound; Paintings and Drawings; Photographs.

General Fields

  • : 9781877372407
  • : Otago University Press
  • : Otago University Press
  • : November 2007
  • : 240mm X 210mm
  • : New Zealand
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Very Good
  • : 240
  • : colour illus
  • : Stuart Strachan & Linda Tyler (eds)
  • : Hardback
  • : 1st Edition