The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs - 9780143567912

The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs

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The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs.


Proverbs (or whakatauki) express the wisdom, wit and commonsense of the Maori people.

They are of great value and inspiration to writers, story-tellers and anyone speaking in a Maori setting.

Several hundred proverbs are contained in The Raupo Book of Maori Proverbs, categorised under a large number of diverse headings, with translations and explanations in English.

This comprehensive and dependable book serves as both a useful reference and an insight into values of the Maori.


Published in 2012, paperback, 192 pages, 20 x 13cm.

ISBN  9780143567912

Author - Brougham, A. E, Reed A.W. & Karetu, T.

Publisher - Raupo

  • Publisher  Raupo
  • ISBN  9780143567912