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2 edition of Folk tales of Ireland. found in the catalog.

Folk tales of Ireland.

Mary Eirwen Jones

Folk tales of Ireland.

by Mary Eirwen Jones

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Published by Pen-in-Hand in Oxford .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Ireland.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR147 .J6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination179 p.
      Number of Pages179
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6064803M
      LC Control Number50000730
      OCLC/WorldCa10705122

      Tales for the Telling: Irish Folk and Fairytales is a book filled with 12 stories featuring mythical creatures, ancient magic and traditional Irish folk and fairy tales. The brilliant illustrations help bring the stories alive and will be sure to captivate the entire family. Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland combines two books of Irish folklore collected and edited by William Butler Yeats -- Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry, first published in , and Irish Fairy Tales, published in In this delightful gathering of legend and song, the familiar characters of Irish myth come to life: the mercurial Released on: Ma

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Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland combines two books of Irish folklore collected and edited by William Butler Yeats -- Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry, first published inand Irish Fairy Tales, published in In this delightful gathering of legend and song, the familiar characters of Irish myth come to life: the mercurial /5(33).

Legends, Tales, and Stories of Ireland. Illustrated with ten characteristic engravings. Illustrated with ten characteristic engravings.

Dublin: John Cumming, Excellent collection of the various folk lore of Ireland. Yeats divides up the various types of folk tales from fairies (changlings, merrow, solitary fairies like the lepracaun, the pooka and banshee), to ghosts and also witches and fairy doctors/5.

The folktales of Ireland are many, ancient, and wonderful to hear. So you have quite a few English-language books about them. I bought this one, "Folktales of Ireland" by Sean O'Sullivan, after hearing that it's considered the best for bringing the feel of the Irish language to us in English (the original tales were handed down in Irish, generation to generation).5/5(3).

This enchanting collection of favourite Irish folk tales deserves to be read aloud at every hearth. Described by Malachy Doyle in captivating language, the larger-than-life characters, dramatic landscapes, and magical happenings of all the tales, including the famous legend of the bewitched Children of Lir, are also brought vividly to life by the luminous art of Niamh Sharkey, /5(26).

Present day Celts live in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and small parts of France and England. The collection of Celtic folktales consists of nine books with stories: 26 Celtic folktales, English folktales, 38 Irish folktales, 33 Scottish folktales and 24 Welsh folktales.

The Paperback of the Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland by Jeremiah Curtin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed/5(7). Edmund Leamy, a famous folklorist, published his first collection of Irish Fairy Tales in Irish folk tales have a simplistic beauty in the way they capture the spirit and pulse of the people.

The heart of Ireland is contained in its folklore as it spins tales of marriage and birth, death and life, and all the quiet in betweens. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Animal Folk Tales of Britain and Ireland by Sharon Jacksties at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to Brand: The History Press. The mythology of pre-Christian Ireland was preserved in a highly-conservative oral tradition. With the arrival of Christianity, the first manuscripts were written in Ireland, preserving many of these tales in medieval Irish the Christian influence is also seen in these manuscripts, this literature represents the most extensive and best preserved of all the branches of Celtic.

Get this from a library. Fairy & folk tales of Ireland. [W B Yeats;] -- One of Ireland's greatest writers, the Nobel-prize winner W. Yeats, was fascinated by the myths and folklore of his native country.

Compiled by Yeats inthese stories were collected around. THE CLASSIC ONE-VOLUME INTRODUCTION TO IRELAND'S RICH FOLKLORE: WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS'S MAGICAL SELECTION OF TRADITIONAL IRISH FAIRY AND FOLK TALES Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland combines two books of Irish folklore collected and edited by William Butler Yeats -- Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry, first published inand.

Folk Tales From Britanny Indian Folk Tales. Japanese Fairy Tales. Jataka Tales the wind from the good sea that washed the coast of Ardmore and the high-lands of Ireland. The strong, stone tower, tapering skyward, stood, as it stands today, like a silent sentinel on the "hill of the sheep" -- the "great hill." this day.

And the wind will. Kildare Folk Tales. likes 6 talking about this. Kildare Folk Tales is a collection of wonderful stories and illustrations by storyteller Steve Lally based on the folklore of County ers: Get this from a library. Fairy and folk tales of Ireland.

[W B Yeats;] -- "Contains Fairy and folk tales of the Irish peasantry, first published inand Irish fairy tales, first published in ". Buy Botanical Folk Tales 00 by Schneidau (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(66). In Botanical Folk Tales of Britain and Ireland by Lisa Schneidau, you will find 39 folk tales regarding the plants and herbs of Britain and Ireland that she tracked down from locals, history books, and folklore archives.

The tales are centered around the Wheel of the Year, beginning with Mid-Winter and ending with Fall, so it focuses on plants.

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Buy a cheap copy of Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish book by W.B. Yeats. Treasury of 64 tales invites readers into the shadowy, twilight world of Celtic myth and legend. Mischievous fairy people, murderous giants, priests, devils, Free shipping over $Cited by: Some stories are taken from other collections of folk tales, while others give the appearance of being recorded from a conversation with a local Irish person knowledgeable about that particular tale.

Each section features an introduction by Yeats, and Irish-language words are footnoted with a definition when they are used in the text/5(11).Mayo Folk Tales. likes. A collection of folklore from around County Mayo in the west of Ireland.

Some traditional, some original, all ers: