Hawaiian Legends of Volcanoes (mythology) by W. D. Westervelt

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Author Westervelt, W. D. (William Drake), 1849-1939
LoC No. 16024113
Title Hawaiian Legends of Volcanoes (mythology)
Collected and translated from the Hawaiian
Contents Part I, Legends: Ai-laau, the forest eater. How Pele came to Hawaii. Pele and the owl ghost-god. The hills of Pele. Pele and the chiefs of Puna. Pele's tree. Pele and Kaha-wali. Pele and Kama-puaa. Pele and the snow-goddess. Genealogy of the Pele family. Pele's long sleep. Hopoe, the dancing stone. Hiiaka's battle with demons. How Hiiaka found Wahine-omao. Hiiaka catching a ghost. Hiiaka and the seacoast Kupuas. Lohiau. The annihilation of Keoua's army. The destruction of Kamehameha's fish ponds. Kapiolani and Pele -- Part II, Geological facts: The crack in the floor of the Pacific. Hawaiian volcanoes. Volcanic activity. Changes in Kilauea crater. Foundation of the observatory.
Credits Jeroen Hellingman and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at https://www.pgdp.net/ for Project Gutenberg (This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Archive/American Libraries.)
Language English
LoC Class GR: Geography, Anthropology, Recreation: Folklore
Subject Legends -- Hawaii
Subject Volcanoes -- Hawaii
Category Text
EBook-No. 66516
Release Date
Most Recently Updated Apr 6, 2022
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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