Celtic Myths & Tales

£20.00
ITEM CODE: 25347
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An anthology of over 85 classic tales, reflecting the rich culture of Europe’s ancient Celtic peoples with themes of magic, mystery, witches, ghosts and giants, identity, war and a...
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An anthology of over 85 classic tales, reflecting the rich culture of Europe’s ancient Celtic peoples with themes of magic, mystery, witches, ghosts and giants, identity, war and a close affinity with the land. Mixing tales from Irish oral traditions, Lady Charlotte Guest’s (1812-95) 1849 translation of the Welsh ‘Mabinogion’, fairy tales collected by folklorist Joseph Jacobs (1854-1916) and stories with Celtic spirit by W.B. Yeats (1865-1939). Includes ‘The Coming of Finn mac Cumaill’, ‘The Tale of Taliesin’, ‘The Fairy Changeling’, ‘King O’Toole and his Goose’, and ‘The Little Bird’. Smartly presented with an embossed, foiled cover.
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Hardback
24 x 16cm
480 pages
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Overall product rating 5/5
11 June 2021
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Will make an ideal present.
25 March 2021
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Fabulous book! I read a lot and this book looks fabulous and one that you can hand down or on to someone else.
15 March 2021
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A really beautiful book, both inside and out. A fascinating read.
22 February 2021
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Good quality book, can't wait to read it!