William Colenso Bibliography

The William Colenso bibliography is a work in progress. Currently it contains around 1900 records, including letters to and from Colenso, journals, almanacs, pamphlets, articles, ephemera, collections, biographies and other writings about Colenso. There are several ways to access and use the bibliography, depending on your research requirements.

Download the full bibliography

William Colenso Bibliography: Citations
Alphabetical by author, citations only (PDF 700KB)

William Colenso Bibliography: Report
Alphabetical by title, all metadata fields (PDF 3MB)

Please note: The formatting of author names in the bibliography mirrors the source record. For example, William Colenso may be represented as “Colenso, W”, “W Colenso”, “William Colenso” or Maori versions of his name.

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• Search or browse by categories (folders) and keywords (tags)

• Customise how the records are displayed using Library Settings

• View the latest records added to the bibliography

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Explore the world of William Colenso using new research and interpretation methods such as data mining and data visualization, with digital tools like QueryPic.

To find out more visit Digital History at Wai-te-ata Press.

Contact us

If you know of material that hasn’t been included in the bibliography we would love to hear from you. Please contact donelle.mckinley@vuw.ac.nz

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