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8 edition of Myths and Legends of Hawaii (Tales of the Pacific Ser.) found in the catalog.

Myths and Legends of Hawaii (Tales of the Pacific Ser.)

by W. D. Westervelt

  • 18 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Mutual Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - West - Pacific (General),
  • Travel - United States,
  • Travel,
  • United States - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8391932M
    ISBN 100935180435
    ISBN 109780935180435
    OCLC/WorldCa20546261

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    Legends. Myths And Legends Of Hawaii book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Myths and Legends of Hawaii is a one-volumn selection fr. Hawaiian Mythology by Martha Warren Beckwith. Best Books About Mythology. 1, books What I was hoping for was a quick, easy to read volume about the gods and godesses of Hawaii. Stories. Nineteen bright and charming fairy tales of Hawaii have been skillfully retold by this gifted storyteller. Padraic Colum brings to them a rare feeling for the things of the imagination, and he tells them with poetry, imagery, and enchantment. These legends have been treasured by Hawaiians from time immemorial and are perhaps our best approach to the cultural background of the Hawaiian people.5/5(1).

    Vivian L. Thompson, a long-time resident of Hawaii, heard her first Hawaiian legend from a guide on a mule-back trip during a visit to the Big Island of Hawaii. This sparked her interest and soon after she began collecting and retelling Hawaii's many tales and legends, hoping to preserve a rapidly disappearing heritage of folklore. These myths and legends tell the stories of the Hawaiian gods and the history of the Island. Knowing these stories will add an extra layer to your knowledge about the island, and thus make your stay even more memorable! In this section we summarize some of .


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Myths and Legends of Hawaii (Tales of the Pacific Ser.) by W. D. Westervelt Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Legends and Myths of Hawaii, by David Kalakaua, has the subtitle “The Fables And Folklore Of A Strange People.” Published in by David Kalakaua, the penultimate Hawaiian monarch, he tells the story of his people from ancient times to the early contact with Europeans.

He Cited by: 9. "The Legends and Myths of Hawaii" is not all mythology. It is rich in historical narrative. King Kalakaua relates the stories of certain great events with such verve /5. Myths and Legends of Hawaii is a one-volumn selection from the four volumes of collected tales of ancient Polynesian lore by Dr.

William D. Westervelt, the most prolific and popular of the retellers of Hawaiian folk tales. The selections have been edited for the Myths and Legends of Hawaii book of the modern reader.3/5.

The Legends and Myths of Hawaii, by David Kalakaua, has the subtitle “The Fables And Folklore Of A Strange People.” Published in by David Kalakaua, the penultimate Hawaiian monarch, he tells the story of his people from ancient times to the early contact with Europeans.

He /5(31). The Paperback of the Myths and Legends of Hawaii by W.D. Westervelt at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Hawaii Book of Rice: Tales, Trivia and Brand: Mutual Publishing Company.

Like many indigenous peoples, the ancient Hawaiians felt a deep connection to the aina (land), and used stories of their gods and goddesses to explain everything from lava flows to the creation of the Hawaiian Islands.

These Hawaiian myths and legends are full of passion, betrayal, love, and death, and are sure to. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: A one vol. selection edited from the four vols. of collected tales by Westervelt, originally published between and in the book: Kalakaua, David, and Rollin Mallory Daggett, The Legends and Myths of Hawaii: The Fables and Folk-Lore of a Strange People on pages: HSL Call Number: H K.

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

The Paperback of the The Legends and Myths of Hawaii (Annotated) by David Kalakaua at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Mutual Publishing Company. The Legends and Myths of Hawaii by David KALAKAUA ( - ) Genre(s): Culture & Heritage Fiction, Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales Read by: Lynne T, Gloria Keawe, Ellies, Sia Tuinei, Bhavya, KHand.

The Legends and Myths of Hawaii, by King David Kalakaua, who lived from tois a remarkable work. It combines many traditional Hawaiian legends with stories about historical incidents, such as the death of Captain James Cook at the hands of Hawaiians in and the destruction of Hawaiian temples in No other collection of Hawaii's myths has come so directly Reviews: 1.

Children of the Rainbow: A Book Concerning the Religion, Legends, and Gods of the Natives of Pre-Christian Hawaii Call Number: GRH3 M4 About the Hawaiian Gods, select mythology (including the Kumulipo or creation chant), and many illustrated sacred symbols with : Stefanie Sasaki.

Legends. Myths And Legends Of Hawaii book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Myths and Legends of Hawaii is a one-volumn selection fr. Living In Harmony Quotes (9 quotes). Best Books About Mythology.

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William D. Westervelt, the most prolific and Free shipping over $Cited by: 2. Buy a cheap copy of Legends and Myths of Hawaii: The Fables book by David Kalakaua. Political and historical traditions and stories of the pre-Cook period capture the romance of old Polynesia.

A rich collection of Hawaiian lore originally presented Free shipping over $Cited by: 9. This book is very important for Hawaiian myths and legends because it had the first legend ever published in a book. In this "olelo hoakaka" or introduction, the author Haleole writes how excited he was to publish this book, the first of its kind for Hawaiians, about Hawaiians, and by : Cindy Texeira.

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Webster edition, in EnglishCited by: 9. The Legends and Myths of Hawaii, by King David Kalakaua, who lived from tois a remarkable combines many traditional Hawaiian legends with stories about historical incidents, such as the death of Captain James Cook at the hands of Hawaiians in and the destruction of Hawaiian temples in /5(15).

Kalakaua, David, King of Hawaii, Editor: Daggett, Rollin Mallory, LoC No. tmp Title: The Legends and Myths of. Polynesian islands cover many languages and cultures and myths from different islands are intertwined in various ways to each others because many of the islanders were sailors.

These Polynesian legends that I am sharing mainly come from Hawaii, Tahiti and New Zealand. I was very concerned about integrating these myths and legends in a way that felt experienced by the characters.

I didn’t want to reinforce stereotypes about how Hawaii is. These 6 Urban Legends In Hawaii Will Keep You Awake At Night. With a history steeped in religion, culture and even civil war, Hawaii is no stranger to crazy urban legends.

From legends surrounding the powerful and influential Volcano Goddess to modern myths of wandering spirits, the “aloha” state isn’t all sunshine and happiness.