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Songs and Poems of Queen Salote

Author :  Elizabeth Wood-Ellem (Ed)

Product Details

  • Country Tonga
  • Publisher Vava'u Press Ltd., Tonga
  • ISBN9822130082 ; 9789822130089
  • FormatHardBound
  • LanguageEnglish & Tongan
  • Year of Publication2019
  • Bib. Infoxxvi, 422p. ; ill., geneal ; 19x27cm. Includes Index
  • Product Weight1700 gms.
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Product Description

1. Songs, Tongan. 2. Tonga – Songs and music. 3. Tonga – Poetry Brings together in one volume the known artistic work of Queen Salote, Tonga's 'poet on the throne' from 1918 - 1965. This beautifully produced book contains translations of one hundred and fourteen songs, lullabies, laments and dances. Tonga's rich heritage captured in sung poetry and dance is a touchstone for all Tongans who want to perpetuate their history and culture.

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