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Celtic fairy tales

Format: Print Book 1892
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Summary
Retellings of twenty-six characteristic fairy and folk tales, both romantic and comic, from the folklore of the Celts of the British Isles, collected from both Gaelic and English speaking peasants.
Contents
Connla and the fairy maiden
Guleesh
The field of Boliauns
The horned women
Conall Yellowclaw
Hudden and Dudden and Donald O'Neary
The shepherd of Myddvai
The sprightly tailor
The story of Deirdre
Munachar and Manachar
Gold-tree and Silver-tree
King O'Toole and his goose
The wooing of Olwen
Jack and his comrades
The Shee an Gannon and the Gruagach Gaire
The story-teller at fault
The sea-maiden
A legend of Knockmany
Fair, brown, and trembling
Jack and his master
Beth Gellert
The tale of Ivan
Andrew Coffey
The battle of the birds
Brewery of eggshells
The lad with the goat-skin.

Additional Information
Subjects Celts -- Folklore.
Fairy tales -- British Isles.
Tales -- British Isles.
Fairy tales.
Folklore -- British Isles.
Publisher London :David Nutt,1892
Contributors Jacobs, Joseph, 1854-1916.
Batten, John D. (John Dickson), 1860-1932.
Language English
Description xiv, 267 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [237]-267).
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