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Polihale & Other Kaua'i Legends

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This is Frederick Wichman's second collection of legends from the island of Kaua'i. The volume is rich in Hawaiian mythology and storytelling tradition and is accompanied by fine pen and ink drawings by Christine Faye.
Paperback, 184 pages
Published January 1st 1991 by Bamboo Ridge Press
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May 03, 2012 rated it really liked it
I am in love with myths, legends, folklore and such. I own a few books on Hawaiian history, folklore and myths (this is widely due to the fact that it part of my heritage). So naturally I loved this book and tell my kids stories all the time. I received the book for my birthday while in high school and still today I can grab it read the stories and still find something amazing about each one. Legends should be passed down to each generation, told and retold. Wichman did an excellent job at compi ...more
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