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For generations, Hawaii's flowers and plants have inspired authors, poets, songsmiths and travel writers from the creation chants of the Kumulipo to the lyrics of the hapa haole classics, from the travelogues of Mark Twain and Robert Louis Stevenson to the verse of today's poets. In this stunning photographic work, award-winning author-designers Jim and Virginia Wageman match excerpts from literature with 50 Island flowers and plants weaving a unique literary lei of beauty, inspiration and cultural diversity.

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ISBN:
9780974267258
Author:
Wageman, Jim
Publisher:
Watermark Publishing
Author:
Wageman, Virginia
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Plants & Animals
Subject:
Flowers
Subject:
Plants - Flowers
Subject:
Photography-Nature and Landscape
Publication Date:
20050131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
10.02x7.12x.52 in. 1.30 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , For generations, Hawaii's flowers and plants have inspired authors, poets, songsmiths and travel writers from the creation chants of the Kumulipo to the lyrics of the hapa haole classics, from the travelogues of Mark Twain and Robert Louis Stevenson to the verse of today's poets. In this stunning photographic work, award-winning author-designers Jim and Virginia Wageman match excerpts from literature with 50 Island flowers and plants weaving a unique literary lei of beauty, inspiration and cultural diversity.
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