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Celtic Fairy Tales

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ISBN13: 9780486218267
ISBN10: 0486218260
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Publisher Comments:

This affordable volume features 26 enchanting stories assembled from Welsh, Scottish, and Irish sources, including "King O'Toole and His Goose," "The Lad with the Goat Skin, "The Sea Maiden," and many more. The stories are accompanied by 46 illustrations from their original editions.

Synopsis:

Great folklorist's selection of the finest legendary and folk material from
Welsh, Scottish, and Irish sources. 26 medieval and modern stories in all. 46 illustrations.

Synopsis:

The two volumes of Celtic folk tales collected by the leading British folklorist Joseph Jacobs (1854-1916) introduced the children of the world to the special vision and color, the unique magic of the Celtic folk imagination.

Table of Contents

I. CONNLA AND THE FAIRY MAIDEN

II. GULEESH

III. THE FIELD OF BOLIAUNS

IV. THE HORNED WOMEN

V. CONAL YELLOWCLAW

VI. HUDDEN AND DUDDEN AND DONALD O'NEARY

VII. THE SHEPHERD OF MYDDVAI

VIII. THE SPRIGHTLY TAILOR

IX. THE STORY OF DEIRDRE

X. MUNACHAR AND MANACHAR

XI. GOLD-TREE AN SILVER-TREE

XII. KING O'TOOLE AND HIS GOOSE

XIII. THE WOOING OF OLWEN

XIV. JACK AND HIS COMRADES

XV. THE SHEE AN GANNON AND THE GRUAGACH GAIRE

XVI. THE STORY-TELLER AT FAULT

XVII. THE SEA-MAIDEN

XVII. A LEGEND OF KNOCKMANY

XIX. "FAIR, BROWN, AND TREMBLING"

XX. JACK AND HIS MASTER

XXI. BETH GELLERT

XXII. THE TALE OF IVAN

XXIII. ANDREW COFFEY

XXIV. THE BATTLE OF THE BIRDS

XXV. BREWERY OF EGGSHELLS

XXVI. THE LAD WITH THE GOAT-SKIN

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anitaballerina, May 27, 2010 (view all comments by anitaballerina)
This book took me back to my childhood. A fun book and a fun collection of Celtic fairytales. Great book for anyone wanting to learn the fairy tales and myths of Ireland. A must read for everyone, even if you don't have children, it's still a fun book for anyone of any age.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780486218267
Editor:
Jacobs, Joseph
Author:
Batten, John D.
Editor:
Jacobs, Joseph
Author:
Jacobs, Joseph
Author:
Batten, John Dickson
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - European
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Ireland
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Tales
Subject:
Folk-lore, celtic
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Celts
Subject:
Children s Fairy Tales-General
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Fairy Tales & Folklore / Country & Ethnic
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Children's Classics
Publication Date:
19680631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 4 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
267
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 0.76 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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Great folklorist's selection of the finest legendary and folk material from
Welsh, Scottish, and Irish sources. 26 medieval and modern stories in all. 46 illustrations.
"Synopsis" by , The two volumes of Celtic folk tales collected by the leading British folklorist Joseph Jacobs (1854-1916) introduced the children of the world to the special vision and color, the unique magic of the Celtic folk imagination.
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