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Hawaiian legends of ghosts and ghost-gods

by W. D. Westervelt

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Published by C.E. Tuttle in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Hawaii,
  • Hawaii.
    • Subjects:
    • Legends -- Hawaii,
    • Folklore -- Hawaii.

    • Edition Notes

      First ed. published in 1915 under title: Legends of gods and ghosts.

      Statementcollected and translated from the Hawaiian by W.D. Westervelt.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR385.H3 W35 1964
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii,262p.
      Number of Pages262
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5889169M
      LC Control Number63022543
      OCLC/WorldCa734289

      Full text of "Legends of gods and ghosts (Hawaiian mythology)" See other formats. Legends of Hawaiian Ghosts and Gods. Legends of Ghosts and Gods Homeless And Desolate Ghosts. Aumakuas, Or Ancestor Ghost-Gods. The Dragon Ghost-Gods. Home Of The Ancestors As this part of the world comes into the full measure of its importance may this book of "Legends of Ghosts and Ghost-gods" win wide appreciation as a contribution.

      Legends and stories include: Ai–Au, The Forest Eater Pele and the Owl Ghost–God Hiiaka's Battle with the Demons The Annihiation of Keoua's Army Kapiolani and Pele and many more Other volumes in the series about Hawaiian culture and history are Hawaiian Legends of Ghosts and Ghost-Gods and Hawaiian Legends of Old Honolulu. Nov 22,  · Legends and stories include: Ai–Au, The Forest Eater Pele and the Owl Ghost–God Hiiaka's Battle with the Demons The Annihiation of Keoua's Army Kapiolani and Pele and many more Other volumes in the series about Hawaiian culture and history are Hawaiian Legends of Ghosts and Ghost-Gods and Hawaiian Legends of Old Honolulu.

      Hawaiian legends of volcanoes (mythology) (). This book, "Hawaiian legends of volcanoes," by William Drake Westervelt, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible. The book has been translated into 32 languages. Folklore in Hawaii in modern times is a mixture of various aspects of Hawaiian mythology and various urban legends that have been passed on regarding various places in the Hawaiian islands. The following is a partial list of some of these legends. Hawaiian Legends of Ghosts and Ghost-Gods.


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if you're doing research, it is probably a very good book. But, I read myths and legends from around the world for enjoyment as much as understanding. /5(17). Hawaiian Legends Index Back to Subject Browse. YOU SEARCHED FOR: The Subject: Aumakua Your search retrieved 18 references.

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The legends of the Hawaiian Islands are as diverse as those of any there region in the world. At the same time, although Hawaiian mythology follows the laws upon which all myths are constructed; these legends are entirely distinct in form and Brand: Tuttle Publishing. Aug 22,  · Legends of gods and ghosts (Hawaiian mythology) Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

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YOU SEARCHED FOR: The Subject: Mauna Kea Your search retrieved 46 references. Results are displayed in order by Subject, Source, Legend. William Drake Westervelt was an eminent scholar of Hawaiian culture, language, and history. In this capacity, he collected the ghost stories inlcuded in this volume.

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Apr 17,  · Legends Of Gods And Ghosts – (Hawaiian Mythology) – Collected And Translated From The Hawaiian by William Drake Westervelt A collection of the beautiful and descriptive tales of ghosts and myths from the Hawaiian Islands, complete with a glossary of Hawaiian place names and words.

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The legends of the Hawaiian Islands are as diverse as those of any country in the world. They are also entirely distinct Brand: Library of Alexandria. Jan 01,  · THE DRAGON GHOST-GODS. Dragons were among the ghost-gods of the ancient Hawaiians.

These dragons were called mo-o. The New Zealanders used the same names for some of their large reptile gods. They, however, spelled the word with a “k,” calling it mo-ko, and it was almost identical in pronunciation as in meaning with the Hawaiian name.

Hawaiian Legends of Ghosts and Ghost-Gods Kindle Edition by Hawaiian Legends of Ghost and Ghost-Gods is a series of richly entertaining Hawaiian folk tales. The legends of the Hawaiian Islands are as diverse as those of any there region in the world.

At the same time, although Hawaiian mythology follows the laws upon which all myths are Reviews: 3. Hawaiian Legends of Ghost and Ghost-Gods is a series of richly entertaining Hawaiian folk tales.

The legends of the Hawaiian Islands are as diverse as those of any there region in the world. The legends of the Hawaiian Islands are as diverse as those of any there region in the world.

May 31,  · Read "Legends Of Gods And Ghosts - (Hawaiian Mythology) - Collected And Translated From The Hawaiian" by William Drake Westervelt available from Rakuten Kobo. Sign up today and get $5 off your first purchase. The legends of the Hawaiian Islands are as Brand: Read Books Ltd. Originally published inthis book provides an abundance of attractive nature myths and a cycle of legends recounting the exploits of the wonder-working demigod Maui.

Lovers of legendary lore may feast upon this collection of traditional tales of the Hawaiian people. The ancient Hawaiians. All Polynesian societies have many stories of ghosts or spirits who played a role in their traditional legends.

William Drake Westervelt collected and published eighteen of them in Hawaiian Legends of Ghosts and Ghost-Gods (). The legend of Pele, the Hawaiian goddess of volcanic fire, relates how she fell in love with a man, but found that he had died.Read Online Ghosts Of The Forest Introduction and Download Ghosts Of The Forest Introduction book full in PDF formats.

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UH Hilo Call Number GRH3 W35 HSPLS Call Number H We Available Online. Westervelt, W. D. Hawaiian.