Om Celtic Fairy Tales
Originally published in 1892, this beautifully written collection of Celtic fairy tales is bound to enrapture. Filled to the brim with, as Joseph Jacob says, both the best, and the best known folk-tales of the Celts, this is the first of his two collections of Celtic folklore.Included in this charming collection are tales of romance, tales that will make you laugh, and tales with sadness intertwined. The twenty-six story medley includes:GuleeshConal YellowclawThe Shepherd of MyddvaiThe Story of DeirdreThe Wooing of OlwenThe Sea-MaidenJack and his MasterBeth GellertThe Battle of the BirdsThe Lad with the Goat-SkinAnd many more!The magic of these stories is brought to life with fantastical sketches by John D. Batten that are interspersed throughout the pages, including eight full-page illustrations. The wonder, witchcraft, and magic found in Celtic tales are sure to enrapture all readers, young and old alike.