Synopses & Reviews
Discover 10 favorite folk tales, all epitomizing the special charm and enchantment of the Irish imagination. Capturing the distinct flavor and language of old Ireland, the stories include "Hookedy-Crookedy" and "The Snow, the Crow and the Blood." Includes 33 full-page illustrations by Frank Verbeck, one of L. Frank Baum's favorite artists.
10 lighthearted tales, brought to life in Irish dialect. "Hookedy-Crookedy," "The Snow, the Crow and the Blood," etc. MacManus best. 33 illus.
Table of Contents
THE AMADAN OF THE DOUGH
CONAL AND DONAL AND TAIG
MANIS THE MILLER
DONAL THAT WAS RICH AND JACK THAT WAS POOR
"THE SNOW, THE CROW AND THE BLOOD"
"THE ADVENTURES OF CIAD, SON OF THE KING OF NORWAY"
"THE BEE, THE HARP, THE MOUSE AND THE BUM-CLOCK"
THE OLD HAG'S LONG LEATHER BAG