REEDS CONCISE LIBRARY
ABOUT THE NEW ZEALAND
This popular series of books contain language, legend, place names, proverbs, fables, etc. Each book is attractively illustrated and the text is absorbing and accurate in detail.
NOW 8 BOOKS IN THIS SERIES
Concise Maori Dictionary. Contains brief description of Maori Words with historic meanings, English translation and pronunciation.
Concise Maori Encyclopedia. Fully illustrated. Customs, Artifacts, Warfare. Concise detail and historical accuracy.
Maori Place Names. An invaluable guide to travel. Gives pronunciation and English meaning.
Teach Yourself Maori. The student and the travellers book. Translation, correct usage, pronunciation, notes about the Maori language.
Maori Fables. A representative collection of fireside stories and legends. Cover a wide variety of subjects. Illustrated by Roger Hart.
Maori Proverbs. The wisdom and homely common sense of the Maori. English translation and notes of explanation. Illustrated.
Maori Picture Dictionary. An illustrated Maori/English dictionary. Brief notes give background history to many words.
Favourite Maori Legends. An ideal book to strengthen the inter-racial understanding by way of Maori legend. Simply and dramatically told the stories are also illustrated, by Roger Hart.