Ka Buke Mele o nā Hīmeni Hawaiʻi


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Bishop Museum Press
Author Ed. C. Holtein, Foreword by M. Puakea Nogelmeier
Softcover, 226 pp.

A collection of nearly 300 songs that were popular and widely sung during the last decades of the 19th century. Prominent political figures
and well-loved alii composers, such as Liliʻuokalani, Leleiōhoku, and Kalākaua, are nicely represented in this group, which includes love ballads, tributes, playful mele, and compositions with cultural and historical comment.

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Weight 1.3 lbs