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The story of Pelorus Jack : the white dolphin of French Pass, New Zealand: with Maori legends

By: Cowan, James.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: {Christchurch, N.Z.} : Whitcombe & Tombs, [1930]Description: 47 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 x 27 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeOther title: Pelorus Jack [Portion of title].Subject(s): Pelorus Jack (Dolphin) | Dolphins -- New Zealand -- Biography | Dolphins -- New Zealand -- Folklore | Legends -- New Zealand | Marlborough Sounds (N.Z.) -- History | Ng�ati Kuia (Maori people) + | Ngāti Kuia (Te Waipounamu) (New Zealand people)DDC classification: z398.2 COW
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Heritage Collections (Glassroom) 599.5 COW 1 Reference Only
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{Kowhaiwhai}. 'Reprinted from the original work (1911)' - p. {5}. Traces the life of the albino dolphin who so faithfully guided every ship through the Cook Strait for twenty-four years that the New Zealand government passed a special law to protect him. Half title: Pelorus Jack

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