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Scottish legendary tales

by Sheppard-Jones, Elisabeth.

Format: Print Book 1962
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Noncirculating (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Special Collections rj PZ8.1.S5396 Sc
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Special Collections
 
Call Number  rj PZ8.1.S5396 Sc
 
 
Summary
A collection of forty folk and fairy tales from the Scottish tradition.
Contents
The kingdom of the Green Mountains
The farmer and the fairy hillock
The shepherd and the fairy hillock
Fairy workmen
The tale of the hump-backed men
The piper of Sutherland
The fiddlers of Strathspey
John Macdonald and the kelpie
The Black Bodach
The tale of the three brothers
The witch of Laggan
The wizard of Reay's book of magic
Luran and the fairies
How Mackay first brought fire into the world
The silver chanter of the MacCrimmons
The little one
The brownie of Rothiemurchus
The oystercatcher, the duck, and the hen
The fox and the wolf and the keg of butter
The last of the giants
The tailor and the devil
The courage of Mairi
Black Roderic
The three banshees
Sir Michael Scott
Willie and the pig
The stranger and the miller
King James and the questions
David Wright and the fairies
The good Crawford
Stine Bheag o'Tarbat
The meal mill at Eathie
The fisherman and the seal maid
Andrew and the mermaid
John Reid and the mermaid
The dropping-cave
James Gray and the clashnichd
The herdsman of Cruachan
The blue men of the Minch
The son of the hen-wife.

Additional Information
Subjects Tales -- Scotland.
Fairy tales -- Scotland.
Fairy tales.
Folklore -- Scotland.
Publisher Edinburgh :T. Nelson,1962
Contributors Hogarth, Paul, 1917-2001.
Language English
Description ix, 180 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Other Classic View