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6 edition of Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland found in the catalog.

Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland

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Published by Colin Smythe Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fairy tales, folk tales, fables, magical tales & traditional stories,
  • Folklore,
  • Myth & legend told as fiction,
  • Ireland,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKathleen Raine (Foreword), William Butler Yeats (Editor), Jack B. Yeats (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11663900M
    ISBN 100861403924
    ISBN 109780861403929
    OCLC/WorldCa45778193

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    Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fairy and folk tales of Ireland. Gerrards Cross: Smythe, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors. Yeats has brought together the work of the best Irish folklorists, including Lady Wilde and Douglas Hyde. These stories recreate a mystical vanished world, where banshees and leprechauns, changelings and bewitched animals live alongside men and women. "synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title. About the Author/5(K).

    Includes Butler's Fairy and folk tales of the Irish peasantry, originally published in and Irish fairy tales, originally published in Description: xxvi, pages: illustrations, music ; 22 cm: Contents: Fairy and folk tales of the Irish peasantry. Originally published: London: W. Scott, --Irish fairy tales. Originally. Buy Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland by W. B. Yeats (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 13 editions - starting at $ Shop now.


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Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry takes up about ¾ of the book, and is divided into thematic sections with explanatory introductions.

The introductions alone make this book work buying; they are clear, concise, and interesting. The stories themselves /5(33). Yeats and other respected Authors had collected over the years fairy tales from the Irish Peasantry and they were then collated into one book.

It was a nice surprise to find that I hadn't heard of a single fairy tale in this book. This made it so exciting to read that I couldn't put it 4/4(73).

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - /5(). -- Nobel Prize winning writer and poet W.B. Yeats included almost every sort of Irish folk in this marvelous compendium of fairy tales and songs that he collected and edited for Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland book in -- Yeats was fascinated by Irish myths and folklore, and joined forces with the writers of the Irish Literary /5.

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If you like poetry and tales, you'll love this book. William Butler Yeats collects Irish fairy and folk tales in this volume.

It is a pretty wide selection which covers topics such as fairies, leprechauns, merrows, puccas, ghosts, witches, giants, and more. You won't get /5(30). 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.

Gaelic culture is a fave of mine. Fairy and folk tales are so much fun to read. Rating a collection of stories is always hard for me, because there are some great ones, and others that are not really good, as is the case of this book.

It's a collection of several Irish folktales from somewhere around s/5. One of the largest anthologies of Irish Fairy Tales is a compilation by W.B. Yeats. Jeremiah Curtin and William Henry Frost also researched Irish folk tales and authored fairy tale books, which were well received by the public.

Edmund Leamy, a famous folklorist, published his first collection of Irish Fairy. A Treasury of Irish Fairy and Folk Tales collect more than stories from the rich folk legacy of the Emerald Isle. Its pages are animated with colorful tales of the fairy folk in all their many guises: the changeling, the banshee, the headless dullahan, the leprechaun, the merrow, and the ever-mischievous pooka/5.

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A Good Introduction to Irish Fairy Tales. Published by User, 9 years ago. William Butler Yeats collects Irish fairy and folk tales in this volume. It is a pretty wide selection which covers topics such as fairies, leprechauns, merrows, puccas, ghosts, witches, giants, and by: Irish Fairy Tales is a retelling of ten Irish folktales by the Irish author James English illustrator Arthur Rackham provided interior artwork, including numerous black and white illustrations and sixteen color plates.

The stories are set in a wooded, Medieval Ireland filled with larger-than-life hunters, warriors, kings, and : James Stephens. The Book of Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland compiled by W.B. Yeats from various sources, is bursting with tall tales of fairy folk and their ways.

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Click to read more about Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland by W. Yeats. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers/5(11). Fairy tales and folk tales of the Irish peasantry, first published inand Irish fairy tales, published in "--Page 4 of cover. Spine title: Fairy & folk tales of Ireland.

"Contains Fairy and folk tales of the Irish peasantry, first published inand Irish fairy tales, first published in "--Title page verso.FAIRY AND FOLK TALES THE TROOPING FAIRIES. The Irish word for fairy is sheehogue [sidheóg], a diminutive of "shee" in banshee.

Fairies are deenee shee [daoine sidhe] (fairy people). Who are they? "Fallen angels who were not good enough to be saved, nor bad enough to be lost," say the peasantry. "The gods of the earth," says the Book of Armagh. The Hardcover of the Fairy & Folk Tales of Ireland: Slip-cased Edition by William Butler Yeats at Barnes & Noble.

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