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Celtic tales : fairy tales and stories of enchantment from Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, and Wales  Cover Image Book Book

Celtic tales : fairy tales and stories of enchantment from Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, and Wales / author and illustrations by Kate Forrester.

Forrester, Kate. (Author).

Summary:

Selkies, wyverns, witches, and giants. Perilous quests, true love, and animals that talk. The traditional stories of Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, and Wales transport us to the fantastical world of Celtic folklore. These timeless tales brim with wit and magic, and each on is brought to life with elegant silhouette art in this special illustrated edition.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781452151755
  • ISBN: 145215175X
  • Physical Description: 175 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-176).
Formatted Contents Note:
Tricksters -- The clumsy beauty and her aunts -- Master and man -- The Kildare pooka -- Little White-Thorn and the talking bird -- The giant's stairs -- The witch of Fife -- The sea -- Assipattle and the Mester Stoorworm -- The seal catcher and the Selkies -- The soul cages -- Quests -- The basin of gold and the diamond lance -- The brownie of Fern Glen -- The Red-Etin -- Teig O'Kane and the corpse -- Romance -- The witch of Lok Island -- The black bull of Norroway -- Meredydd and the Wyvern.
Subject: Celts > Folklore.
Tales > Ireland.
Tales > Scotland.
Tales > France > Brittany.
Tales > Wales.
Brittany (France)
Ireland.
Scotland.
Wales.
Genre: Folklore.
Fairy tales.

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cass County.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center 398.209 FOR 2016 (Text) 0002206338986 Adult Non-Fiction Available -


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