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Pele & Hiiaka

Nathaniel B. Emerson

Pele & Hiiaka

by Nathaniel B. Emerson

  • 82 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Ai Pohaku Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Folklore & Mythology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9469715M
    ISBN 101883528054
    ISBN 109781883528058
    OCLC/WorldCa663289399

    Today's free book is Pele and Hiiaka: A Myth from Hawaii by Nathaniel Emerson ().For the table of contents, check at the bottom of this post below the image. The book is available at Hathi Trust (I have not checked for other online sources). (painting by the author).   Pele was a beautiful goddess that loved adventure and was always looking for fire. When she became a young woman, Pele asked if she could travel. Her wish was granted and she parted with her young sister, Hiiaka was born in an egg, Pele decided to carry her under her arm until the egg was ready to be hatched.

    Hiʻiaka is Pele's favorite and most loyal sister, although they have also had their differences. Hi'iaka was the first deity of this pantheon (the Pele family) born in Hawaii. Lohiau. In the best known story, Pele once fell into a deep sleep and left her body to wander, and was lured by the sound of a hula-drum accompanied by a wonderful voice. The result of his efforts, Pele and Hiiaka: A Myth from Hawaii was published in , and that edition has since become a rare and expensive collector's item. This digital edition of that book contains all of Emerson's original text as well as a new introduction and new photographs.

    Internet Archive BookReader Pele and Hiiaka; a myth from Hawaii. Buy Pele and Hiiaka: A Myth from Hawaii by Nathaniel Bright Emerson online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 22 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $


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The result of his efforts, Pele and Hiiaka: A Myth from Hawaii was published inand that edition has since become a rare and expensive collector's item. This digital edition of that book contains all of Emerson's original text as well as a new introduction and new photographs/5(5).

Pele and Hiiaka book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In ancient Hawaiian chants and legends, Pele the volcano goddess, is 4/5. Pele And Hiiaka: A Myth From Hawaii by Nathaniel Bright Emerson (Author)/5(5). Excerpt from Pele and Hiiaka: A Myth From Hawaii Hawaii rejoiced in a Kamehameha, who, with a strong hand welded its discordant political elements into one body and made of it a nation.

But it was denied a Homer capable of voicing its greatest epic in one by:   Pele and Hiiaka [Emerson, Nathaniel B., Emerson, Nathaniel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pele and Hiiaka/5(5). Pele and Hi’iaka is a timeless tale of passion, betrayal, healing and reconciliation.

One of Hawaiian mythology’s greatest epics is freshly interpreted by Dietrich Varez, one of Hawai Price: $ Pele and Hiiaka by Nathaniel Bright Emerson,Printed by Honolulu star-bulletin limited edition,Cited by:   Pele and Hiiaka: a myth from Hawaii by Emerson, Nathaniel Bright, Publication date Topics Legends Publisher Rutland, Vt.: C.

Tuttle Collection americana Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of unknown library Language English; Hawaiian. Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. PELE AND HIIAKA-A MYTH INTRODUCTION IX I SA CCORDING to Hawaiian myth, Pele, the volcanic fire-queen and the chief architect of the Hawaiian group, was a foreigner, born in the mystical land of Kuai-he-Iani,a land not rooted and anchored to one spot, but that floated free like the Fata Morgana, and that showed.

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s kuʻualoha hoʻomanawanui, associate professor and director of undergraduate studies in English, was awarded Honorable Mention for the Modern Language Association prize for Studies in Native American Literatures, Cultures and Languages for her first book, Voices of Fire: Reweaving the Literary Lei of Pele and Hiʻiaka (University of Minnesota Press).

Translated from the early 20th century Hawaiian, into elegant turn of the century English, and published simultaneously in the original Hawaiian, beautifully set, bound and illustrated, it tells the epic and picaresque tale of Hi'iaka (in the bosom of Pele), the youngest sister of the volcano goddess Pele and her quest to fetch Pele's lover Lohi'au from the island of Kauai, and the many heroic, Reviews: 5.

Appears in 3 books from Page x - The sailing course taken by Pele's company brought them to some point northwest of Hawaii along that line of islets, reefs and shoals which tail off from.

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Nathaniel Emerson spent years traveling, talking to Hawaiians, and compiling notes in an attempt to organize and preserve its text. The result of his efforts, Pele and Hiiaka: A Myth.

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