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Author Matthews, John, 1948-

Title Classic Celtic fairy tales / selected and edited by John Matthews ; foreword by R.J. Stewart ; illustrated by Ian Daniels
Published London : Blandford ; New York : Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. Co., 1997

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Description 192 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents Introduction. Tales of wonder, tales of life -- Coldfeet and the Queen of Lonesome Island -- The Princess of Land-under-Waves -- The Lad of the skin coverings -- The Bare-Stripping Hangman -- Beira, Queen of Winter -- The stones of Plouvinec -- The son of the King of Erin and the Queen of the Moving Wheel -- The Shee an Gannon and the Gruagach Gaire -- The legend of Llyn-y-Fan-Fach -- The eagle of Loch Treig -- The leeching of Kayn's leg -- The Spirit of Eld -- The bird of the Golden Land -- In the kingdom of seals -- Kil Arthur -- The battle of the birds -- The quest of everlasting life
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-189) and index
Subject Celts -- Folklore.
Fairy tales -- Great Britain.
Fairy tales -- Great Britain.
Author Matthews, John, 1948-
LC no. 98100835
ISBN 0713726180