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Scottish folk tales

by Ruth Ratcliff

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Published by Frederick Muller in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tales, Scottish.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p10.

    Statementretold by Ruth Ratcliff.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.1
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144p. :
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21559812M
    ISBN 10058462400X
    OCLC/WorldCa16537269

    Scottish Folktales by Anonymous () Originally published as Folk-lore and Legends Scotland. The folktales in this collection come from Folk-lore and Legends Scotland, published by W. W. Gibbings, 18 BURY ST., LONDON, Contents: Prefatory Note; Canobie Dick and Thomas of Ercildoun. Feb 07,  · An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales by Theresa Breslin and Kate Leiper A sublime collection of folk stories, with water kelpies, selkies, fairy folk, brownies and brave wrens Author: Kerry Andrew.

    May 22,  · Scottish Fairy and Folk Tales is a timeless collection of Scottish folklore, legends, and tales which will appeal to readers of all ages. Here you will find stories of the fantastic, the supernatural, the cunning, the hilarious, and the gifted-all finely representative of the Brand: Dover Publications. Jan 17,  · Scottish Gaelic in Twelve Weeks has been written both as a self-tuition course for beginners and also for use within the classroom. You may want to learn Gaelic because of a general interest in Celtic or Scottish history and culture, or because it was the .

    Background. Scotland has a rich Celtic History going back over 2, years, at a time when superstition was rife and where unusual events were "explained" by stories and inventions which were then passed on by word of mouth. It is therefore not surprising that Scotland has an extensive heritage of myths and legends. There is an introduction to Celtic Mythology and Celtic Folklore. Copy and paste one of these options to share this book elsewhere.


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There are animal tales, stories of the fairies of Scotland including Brownies, Bogles, Kelpies, Mermaids and others, comic tales, literary tales, and tales of Witches and of Giants. While many of the themes are similar to other European folk-tales, this collection emphasizes specifically Scottish aspects of the stories.

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.

Celtic Fairy Tales. There are animal tales, stories of the fairies of Scotland including Brownies, Bogles, Kelpies, Mermaids and others, and tales of Witches and of Giants.

While many of the themes are similar to other European folk-tales, this collection emphasizes specifically Scottish aspects of the stories. Scottish Folk Tales is a anthology of 18 fairy tales from Scotland that have been collected and retold by Ruth Manning-Sanders.

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Folk Tales and Fairy Lore in Gaelic and English. Collected from oral tradition. Edited with introduction and notes by George Calder. Edinburgh: John Grant, This digitized book (available in various formats) is presented by the Internet Archive.

MacInnes, D. Folk and Hero Tales. Waifs and Strays of Celtic Tradition, Argyllshire Series, no. These stories span the centuries, frae way back in the mists o time tae local tales o characters frae mair recent times.

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Here you will find tales of Thomas the Rhymer, Tam Linn, the Lochmabon Harper, Muckle Moued Meg, and Michael Scott.Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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