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Irish fireside folktales.

Patrick Kennedy

Irish fireside folktales.

by Patrick Kennedy

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Tales -- Ireland

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited and selected by Karin von der Schulenburg.
      SeriesA Mercier original paperback
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR146 .K45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5751991M
      LC Control Number71017422

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Irish Fireside Tales is a fun little volume of stories collected from publishings circa 's to 's with a helpful glossary of characters and places.

I really enjoyed it as I have a fondness for fairytales (& especially those of the Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm A /5. Get this from a library. Irish fireside tales: myths, legends, folktales. [Leslie Conron Carola;] -- The Irish are tellers of great tales, or one could say, they are great tellers of tales.

Either way, we are the beneficiaries of an extraordinary oral tradition of stories, wrapped in myth and magic. Divinity In Irish Mythology. Depending on the sources, the importance of gods and goddesses in Irish mythology varies.

The geographical tales, Dindshenchas, emphasize the importance of female divinities and powerful ancestors, while the historical tradition focuses on the colonizers, inventors, or male warriors with the female characters only intervening in episodes.

Irish Fireside Folktales Paperback – January 1, by Patrick Kennedy (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Author: Patrick Kennedy. Buy a cheap copy of Irish Folktales book by Henry Glassie. Robust and funny, sorrowful and heroic, this collection of lively tales tells the story of Ireland.

Spanning the centuries from the first wars of the ancient Free shipping over $/5(3). —Roger D. Abrahams, editor of African Folktales “This latest volume of an already distinguished series maintains and even exceeds the high standards of the previous ones.

The tales reveal the deep humanity of the Irish people; the commentary and notes reveal the humanity of Glassie.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kennedy, Patrick, Irish fireside folktales. Cork, Mercier Press [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Folklore, Folktales, and Fairy Tales from England. Grimm. Grimms' Fairy Tales in English. Man.

Folklore, Folktales, and Fairy Tales from the Isle of Man. Scandinavia and Finland. Scandinavia and Finland: A Digital Library of Folklore, Folktales, and Fairy Tales.

Scotland. Folklore, Folktales, and Fairy Tales from Scotland. Slavic. For some inexplicable reason, the Amazon page does not contain any editorial reviews, so here are a few from the back cover of the book.

"Humor, magic, and mayhem are the principal ingredients of the hearty Irish folktales Henry Glassie has assembled here from some two centuries of telling.A valuable overview of the rich Irish folk tradition.4/4(3). Folktales > European folktales > Celtic folktales > Myths and Folk Tales of Ireland at World of Tales - Stories for children from around the world.

Irish Fairy Tales. Notes: Contains 7 folktales of the Irish people. Author: Edmond Leamy Published: Publisher: M.A. Gill &Dublin. Irish fairy stories and folk tales Ireland has a rich heritage of folk tales and fairy stories dating back over thousands of years.

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by Carolyn White. The tales collected for Irish Fairy and Folk Tales all are reprinted from nineteenth-century sources, but they date back much further, to a time when they were part of a centuries-old oral tradition of storytelling and had yet to be committed to the printed page.

These are stories that passed down through the ages virtually unaltered in their telling.4/4(3). Irish folklore contains many magical stories of gods, warriors and even leprechauns. As a superstitious nation folklore has captured the imagination of many.

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We have here the innermost heart of the Celt in the moments he has grown to love through years of persecution, when, cushioning himself about with dreams, and hearing fairy.

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. Irish Fireside Tales: Myths, Legends, Folktales by Carola, Leslie.

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At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Seller Rating: % positive. by Kat Behling. The Irish are not only blessed with their unsurpassed gift of gab, but are highly regarded as the epitome of storytellers, spinning colorful tales and adventures from traditional legends dating back to 3 rd Century BC when the first Celts arrived and settled on the shores of Ireland.

These pre-Christian Celts devised magical tales that romanticized and honored their mighty.