'Olelo No'eau: Hawaiian Proverbs & Poetical Sayings

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Mary Kawena Pukui
Bishop Museum Press, 1983 - Poetry - 351 pages
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Considered the finest ines compendium of traditional Hawaiian insight and lore handed down through generations of oral tradition. This book is a treasure of more than 3,000 proverbs and sayings displaying the knowledge, compassion, foibles, humor, morality, and beliefs of the Hawaiian people.

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Pukui devoted her life to the study and preservation of Hawaiian languages and culture.

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