Buke ʻOihana Lapaʻau me nā ʻApu lāʻau Hawaiʻi (Book of Medical Practices and Hawaiian Prescriptions)

Buke ʻOihana Lapaʻau, first printed in Honolulu in 1895, is a valuable collection of information on Hawaiian medicinal practices, based on the writings of the honorable ʻElia Helekūnihi. In addition, it presents select aliʻi genealogy and a detailed chronological description of significant dates in Hawaiian history from the time of Līloa through 1893.

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Edited by Thomas P. Spencer;
Foreword by M. Puakea Nogelmeier
ISBN: 1-58178-021-4
Price: $12.95
Date of Publication: 2003
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Pages: 144
Binding: paper