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Le Journal du Père Antoine Garin 1844-1846. Une édition critique présentée avec commentaire, transcription et annotations.
(University of Canterbury. Languages and Cultures, 2006)
(English) Antoine Marie Garin (1810-1889) was a French Marist priest in charge of a mission station among the Maori people in Mangakahia (Northland) from 1843 to 1847. His personal diary, his ‘Notes de mission’ for the ...
A study of the writings of Philippe Jaccottet
(University of Canterbury. French, 1981)
This thesis examines the creative writings of the Swiss-French poet Philippe Jaccottet (born in 1925) in four decades - from the 1940's to the 1970's - including in its coverage all his works published up until 1980. It ...
Prévost's Memoires d'un honnête homme: a critical edition
(University of Canterbury. French, 1978)
Whereas in the eighteenth century the formal qualities of the Memoires d'un honnête homme were praised and its depiction of society criticized, twentieth-century critics see it as an important social document lacking a ...
Antoine Marie Garin: A Biographical Study of the Intercultural Dynamic in Nineteenth-Century New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Languages, Cultures and Linguistics, 2009)
This thesis contributes to the literature on the French Catholic Marist mission in New Zealand by providing the first critical in-depth biography of one of the early French missionaries, Antoine Marie Garin (1810-1889). ...