Story of Opukahaia printed in New York, 1867.

[Found under: “NU HOU KULOKO.”]

The Story of Henere Opukahaia.—Printed in New York was the story of this famous man of Hawaii nei who first turned to righteousness; Continue reading


I wonder if one was found, 1882.

WANTED—Anyone having a copy of the book “Laiekawai” [“Laieikawai”] to disposed of will please call at


(Daily Bulletin, 10/11/1882, p. 2)


The Daily Bulletin, Number 217, Page 2. October 11, 1882.

Mary Kawena Pukui’s ʻŌlelo Noʻeau back in print! 2018.

I just saw in the Bishop Museum online newsletter the following announcement!

‘Ōlelo No‘eau Available For Preorder

We’re thrilled to share with you that one of our most beloved titles, Mary Kawena Pukui’s ʻŌlelo Noʻeau: Hawaiian Proverbs & Poetical Sayings, has been reprinted in partnership with the Dolores Furtado Martin Foundation—and preorders are available NOW online at Bishop Museum Press!

Museum members can utilize their membership discount on the Press website by entering the promo code MEMBER20 prior to checkout.

Copies will be available for pickup and/or purchase in Shop Pacifica starting Monday, December 10, 2018.

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