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Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry

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Publisher Comments:

Treasury of 64 tales invites readers into the shadowy, twilight world of Celtic myth and legend. Mischievous fairy people, murderous giants, priests, devils, and druids star in such stories as "The Soul Cages," "The Black Lamb," "The Horned Women," "The Phantom Isle," and more. Introduction, Notes by W. B. Yeats.

Synopsis:

Treasury of 64 tales from the world of Celtic myth and legend: "The Soul Cages," "The Kildare Pooka," "King O'Toole and his Goose," more. Introduction, Notes by W. B. Yeats.

Synopsis:

Treasury of 64 tales from the world of Celtic myth and legend: "The Soul Cages," "The Kildare Pooka," "King O'Toole and his Goose," more. Introduction, Notes by W. B. Yeats.

Table of Contents

THE TROOPING FAIRIES?

The Fairies

Frank Martin and the Fairies

The Priest's Supper

The Fairy Well of Lagnanay

Teig O'Kane and the Corpse

Paddy Corcoran's Wife

Cusheen Loo

The White Trout ; A Legend of Cong

The Fairy Thorn

The Legend of Knockgrafton

A Donegal Fairy

CHANGELINGS?

The Brewery of Egg-shells

The Fairy Nurse

Jamie Freel and the Young Lady

The Stolen Child

THE MERROW?

The Soul Cages

Flory Cantillon's Funeral

THE SOLITARY FAIRIES?

"The Lepracaun ; or, Fairy Shoemaker"

Master and Man

Far Darrig in Donegal

The Piper and the Puca

Daniel O'Rourke

The Kildare Pooka

How Thomas Connolly met the Banshee

A Lamentation for the Death of Sir Maurice Fitzgerald

The Banshee of the MacCarthys

GHOSTS?

A Dream

Grace Connor

A Legend of Tyrone

The Black Lamb

The Radiant Boy

The Fate of Frank M'Kenna

"WITCHES, FAIRY DOCTORS-"

Bewitched Butter (Donegal)

A Queen's County Witch

The Witch Hare

Bewitched Butter (Queen's County)

The Horned Women

The Witches' Excursion

The Confessions of Tom Bourke

The Pudding Bewitched

TYEER-NA-N-OGE-

The Legend of O'Donoghue

Rent-Day

Loughleagh (Lake of Healing)

Hy-Brasail.-The Isle of the Blest.

The Phantom Isle

"SAINTS, PRIESTS-"

The Priest's Soul

The Priest of Coloony

The Story of the Little Bird

Conversion of King Laoghaire's Daughters

King O'Toole and his Goose

THE DEVIL-

The Demon Cat

The Long Spoon

The Countess Kathleen O'Shea

The Three Wishes

GIANTS-

The Giant's Stairs

A Legend of Knockmany

"KINGS, QUEENS, PRINCESSES, EARLS, ROBBERS-"

The Twelve Wild Geese

The Lazy Beauty and her Aunts

The Haughty Princess

The Enchantment of Gearoidh Iarla

Munachar and Manachar

Donald and his Neighbours

The Jackdaw

The Story of Conn-eda

NOTES

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486269412
Editor:
Yeats, William Butler
Other:
Yeats, W. B.
Editor:
Yeats, William Butler
Author:
Yeats, William Butler
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Single Title
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
Mythology and folklore
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Folklore
Subject:
Europe - Ireland
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Tales -- Ireland.
Subject:
General Social Science
Subject:
Celtic myth
Subject:
Celtic legends
Subject:
Irish myth
Subject:
Cel
Subject:
tic myth
Subject:
Mythology-Folklore and Storytelling
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
101-982
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.9 lb

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Treasury of 64 tales from the world of Celtic myth and legend: "The Soul Cages," "The Kildare Pooka," "King O'Toole and his Goose," more. Introduction, Notes by W. B. Yeats.
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