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Collocott, E. E. V. (Ernest Edgar Vyvyan) 1886-

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Works: 43 works in 98 publications in 2 languages and 668 library holdings
Genres: History  Folklore  Dictionaries  Legends  Records and correspondence  Genealogy  Archives  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography 
Roles: Author, Composer, Editor
Classifications: DU880, 381.99939
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Publications about E. E. V Collocott
Publications by E. E. V Collocott
Publications by E. E. V Collocott, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about E. E. V Collocott
 
Most widely held works by E. E. V Collocott
Proverbial sayings of the Tongans by E. E. V Collocott( Book )
9 editions published between 1922 and 1978 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
Tongans : OU09 ( file )
in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
The collection about the Tonga consists of 111 documents, and covers the time span from 900 to 2004. Topics include early accounts of traditional Tongan ethnography, kinship, kava ceremonialism, rank and status, missionization in Tonga, demography, child care and socialization, gender relations, health and medicine, material culture, and myths, legends, and folktales. The Tongans primarily live on a group of islands (islands of Tonga, also known as the Friendly Islands) in the South Pacific Ocean. Tonga established its own constitutional monarchy in 1875 and became an independent country in 1970
The supernatural in Tonga by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
2 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Koe ta'u 'e teau : koe fai ma'ae Kau Helohelo by E. E. V Collocott( Book )
7 editions published between 1926 and 1991 in Tongan and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A Tongan theogony by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1919 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Legends from Tonga by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Supplementary Tongan vocabulary : also notes on measuring and counting, proverbial expressions and phases of the moon by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Tongan myths and legends by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
An experiment in Tongan history by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1924 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Notes on Tongan religion by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Kava ceremonial in Tonga by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Sickness, ghosts and medicine in Tonga by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1923 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Marriage in Tonga by E. E. V Collocott( Article )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Ko 'Isileli by E. E. V Collocott( Book )
6 editions published between 1922 and 1991 in Tongan and Undetermined and held by 9 libraries worldwide
King Taufa by E. E. V Collocott( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
The typescript is not dated but it is thought to have been written after Collocott left Tonga, possibly between 1921 and 1930. The manuscript is a history of Tonga centred around King Taufa'ahu (George Tupou I) and his family. It contains stories of creation, myths, legends, songs, and family histories and, as the chapter headings denote, the more recent history and personalities associated with the coming of the Europeans (Cook, Bligh, Edwards, Moulton, the London Missionary Society etc.). A number of published works are named as reference sources. The manuscript appears to contain twenty-six chapters but from Chapter 13 onwards the arrangement is very confused. The detailed list of contents, at the beginning of the microfilm, also indicates the position of some additional pages in Collocott's handwriting. Annotations have been made at some time by an unknown researcher
Kava ceremonial in Tonga by E. E. V Collocott( Book )
3 editions published between 1927 and 1973 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Papers by E. E. V Collocott( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Includes letters from various scholars and organizations interested in the Pacific area. These include S.H. Ray, E.W. Gifford and the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum, Honolulu. Arranged and paged by the Pacific Manuscripts Bureau for filming; with index compiled by the Bureau in front
 
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Alternative Names
Collocott, E. E. V.
Collocott, E. E. V. b. 1886
Collocott, E. E. V. (Ernest Edgar Vyvyan), b. 1886
Collocott, Ernest Edgar Vyvyan 1886-
Vyvyan Collocott, Ernest Edgar
Languages
English (32)
Tongan (11)
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