WorldCat Identities

Beckwith, Martha Warren 1871-1959

Overview
Works: 86 works in 325 publications in 3 languages and 5,233 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Legends  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: BL2620.H3, 398.209969
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Martha Warren Beckwith Publications about Martha Warren Beckwith
Publications by  Martha Warren Beckwith Publications by Martha Warren Beckwith
posthumous Publications by Martha Warren Beckwith, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Martha Warren Beckwith
Hawaiian mythology by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
31 editions published between 1940 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Originally published in 1940
Black roadways; a study of Jamaican folk life by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
22 editions published between 1929 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Kumulipo, a Hawaiian creation chant by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
19 editions published between 1951 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamaica Anansi stories by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
22 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book includes 99 animal stories, 50 modern european stories, 18 witticisms, and 274 riddles
Mandan-Hidatsa myths and ceremonies by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
17 editions published between 1932 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pushkin : the man and the artist by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
8 editions published between 1937 and 1971 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamaica folk-lore by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
15 editions published between 1928 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jamaica proverbs by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
8 editions published between 1925 and 1970 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kepelino's traditions of Hawaii by Kepelino ( Book )
15 editions published between 1932 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Myths and hunting stories of the Mandan and Hidatsa Sioux by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
8 editions published between 1930 and 1978 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Folklore in America, its scope and method by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
9 editions published between 1931 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of Lāʹieikawai by Dietrich Varez ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hidden away in a remote forest on the island of Hawaiì and separated from her twin sister, a beautiful princess named Lāʹieikawai is romanced by suitors, both human and supernatural, before becoming "the woman of twilight."
The Hawaiian romance of Laieikawai by S. N Haleole ( Book )
15 editions published between 1918 and 1919 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Hussay festival in Jamaica by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
4 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hawaiian string games by J. S Emerson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Myths and ceremonies of the Mandan and Hidatsa. Second series by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
2 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legend of Kawelo ( Book )
4 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on Jamaican ethnobotany by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
6 editions published between 1927 and 1983 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Christmas mummings in Jamaica by Martha Warren Beckwith ( Book )
6 editions published between 1923 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hawaiians OV05 ( )
in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hawaiians are the original Eastern Polynesian inhabitants of the state of Hawaii in the United States. The Hawaiian language is related to Marquesan, Tahitian, and Maori. This collection consists of 27 documents and in general is well balanced between the traditional Hawaiian society of the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries and more recent ethnographic studies of the late twentieth century
 
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Alternative Names
Beckwith, Martha.
Beckwith, Martha W.
Beckwith, Martha Warren
Warren Beckwith, Martha, 1871-1959
Беквит, М., 1871-1959
Languages
English (214)
German (2)
Hawaiian (1)
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