Stories from Hawaii by Edward W. Dolch

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Published by Garrard Press in Champaign, Ill .

Written in English

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  • Tales -- Hawaii.,
  • Folklore -- Hawaii.

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Stories from the folklore of the Island State, about Maui, Pele, the menehune, and other characters belonging to the tales of these islands of volcanoes, earthquakes, high mountains, beaches, and lush vegetation.

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Statementby Edward W. Dolch and Marguerite P. Dolch. Illustrated by Ted Schroeder.
SeriesFolklore of the world
ContributionsDolch, Marguerite P. 1891- joint author., Schroeder, Ted, illus.
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.D715 St
The Physical Object
Pagination167 p.
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5797339M
LC Control Number60009707

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