Hawaiian tales.

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Harlo [Press , Detroit
Hawaii -- Social life and customs -- Fic

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GenreFiction.
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LC ClassificationsPZ4.B41356 Haw, PS3552.E336 Haw
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p.
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Open LibraryOL4890025M
LC Control Number76021731

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This includes many articles which were originally published in difficult to obtain journals and now-rare books. All were written in the late 19th or early 20th century, and are mostly based.

Hawaii is full of myths and legends - stories that are full of passion, betrayal, loyalty, birth and death.

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According to W.D. Westervelt, one of the most famed re-tellers of Hawaiian myths and legends back in the early s, some of these myths and legends were very similar to the stories told in Tahiti, Samoa, Fiji, New Zealand and other islands in the Pacific Ocean.

Thrum, therefore presented in book form the series of legends that have were made a feature of "The Hawaiian Annual", originally published as early as and through to the 's.

The series has been enriched by the addition of several tales, the famous shark legend having been furnished for this purpose from the papers of the Hawaiian Author: Thos. Thrum. The series has been enriched by the addition of several tales, the famous shark legend having been furnished for this purpose from the papers of the Hawaiian Historical Society.

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In response to repeated requests, the compiler now presents in book form the series of legends that have been made a feature of “The Hawaiian Annual” for a number of years past. The series has been enriched by the addition of several tales, the famous shark legend having been furnished for this purpose from the papers of the Hawaiian.

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This includes many articles which were originally published in difficult to obtain journals and now-rare books.

All were written in the late 19th or early 20th century, and are mostly based on first-hand oral traditions. Chapters cover topics such as resemblances to Biblical stories, myths of the. HAWAIIAN FOLK TALES I LEGENDS RESEMBLING OLD TESTAMENT HISTORY REV.

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Rumford's watercolors for this book draw the eye back again and again and his notes at the back of the book reveal the painstaking research he undertook in order to better understand the tale and make appropriate word choices.

He adopts resonant phrases from the Hawaiian .