Last edited by Samuro
Thursday, May 14, 2020 | History

4 edition of The book of fairy and folk tales of Ireland found in the catalog.

The book of fairy and folk tales of Ireland

The book of fairy and folk tales of Ireland

  • 145 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Slaney Press in [U.K.?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folklore -- Ireland.,
  • Tales -- Ireland.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in seperate volumes: Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry (1888), and Irish Fairy Tales (1892).

    Statementedited by W.B. Yeats.
    ContributionsYeats, W. B. 1865-1939.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination406p. ;
    Number of Pages406
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15370041M
    ISBN 101851527052
    OCLC/WorldCa39717523

      ‎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 in , and Irish Fairy Tales, published in In this delightful gathering of legend and song, the familiar /5(8). The Book of Fairy & Folk Tales of Ireland. By W. B. Yeats (compiler) Price. Store. Arrives. Preparing. Shipping The price is the lowest for any condition, which may be new or used; other conditions may also be available. Rental copies must be returned at the end of the designated period, and may involve a .

    Irish fairy tales and legends are full of enchantment, brave deeds and lost loves. Told from generation to generation, they are as fascinating now as they were to their original listeners. This wonderfully rich and varied collection are ten of the best-loved traditional Irish stories, retold by author and poet Una Leavy. : The O'Brien Book of Irish Fairy Tales and Legends () by Leavy, Una and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(69).

    You get a fat catalog of fairy tales at a real cheap price. Lots of great tales for anyone who is interested in irish folk tales, myths, fairy tales, ghost stories etc. I became aware of the book because it includes the story "Teig O'Kane (Tadhg O Cáthán) and the corpse", which was "borrowed" by Mike Mignola for his Hellboy story "The Corpse"/5(43). 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 publication in -- Yeats was fascinated by Irish myths and folklore, and joined forces with the writers of the Irish Literary Revival/5(11).


Share this book
You might also like
Records of the Public Utilities Commission.

Records of the Public Utilities Commission.

U.S. Geological Survey Research on Energy Resources

U.S. Geological Survey Research on Energy Resources

Russian abbreviations in descriptive bibliography

Russian abbreviations in descriptive bibliography

Manuale Scholarium

Manuale Scholarium

critical edition of Lope de Vegas La ninẽz del padre Roxas

critical edition of Lope de Vegas La ninẽz del padre Roxas

A companion to the altar: shewing the nature and necessity of a sacramental preparation

A companion to the altar: shewing the nature and necessity of a sacramental preparation

Silver boxes.

Silver boxes.

Desert Animals Set -8v

Desert Animals Set -8v

person and the common good

person and the common good

Bedouin Love, Law and Legend

Bedouin Love, Law and Legend

Evolving Chinese and Soviet policies toward the Korean Peninsula

Evolving Chinese and Soviet policies toward the Korean Peninsula

Confederate burials

Confederate burials

Entrepreneurship for engineers

Entrepreneurship for engineers

The book of fairy and folk tales of Ireland Download PDF EPUB FB2

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 Fairy Tales, published in In this delightful gathering of legend and song, the familiar characters of Irish myth come to life: the mercurial /5(33).

Excellent collection of the various folk lore of Ireland. Yeats divides up the various types of folk tales from fairies (changlings, merrow, solitary fairies like the lepracaun, the pooka and banshee), to ghosts and also witches and fairy doctors/5.

Irish fairy tales and legends are full of enchantment, brave deeds and lost loves. Told from generation to generation, they are as fascinating now as they were to their original listeners.

This wonderfully rich and varied collection are ten of the best-loved traditional Irish stories, retold by author and poet Una Leavy/5(20). 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. Slavic and Other Eastern European Folk and Fairy Tales.

Wales. 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. 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). Buy The Book of Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland by Yeats, W. from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic s: Edmund Leamy, a famous folklorist, published his first collection of Irish Fairy Tales in Irish folk tales have a simplistic beauty in the way they capture the spirit and pulse of the people.

The heart of Ireland is contained in its folklore as it spins tales of marriage and birth, death and life. Get this from a library. Fairy and folk tales of Ireland. [W B Yeats;] -- "Contains Fairy and folk tales of the Irish peasantry, first published inand Irish fairy tales, first published in "--T.p.

verso. A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic.

Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts. Get this from a library. Fairy & folk tales of Ireland. [W B Yeats;] -- One of Ireland's greatest writers, the Nobel-prize winner W.

Yeats, was fascinated by the myths and folklore of his native country. Compiled by Yeats inthese stories were collected around. Explore our list of Fairies->Ireland Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.

Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Irish Fairy Tales audiobook. Free full length audiobook. Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry GRIMM'S FAIRY TALES by the Brothers Grimm - FULL Audio Book.

THE CLASSIC ONE-VOLUME INTRODUCTION TO IRELAND'S RICH FOLKLORE: WILLIAM BUTLER YEATS'S MAGICAL SELECTION OF TRADITIONAL IRISH FAIRY AND FOLK TALES 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 Fairy Tales, published in   Buy Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland UK ed.

by B. Yeats, W. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: This little elf, in red jacket and green breeches who spends most of his days and some of his nights making shoes for the fairy folk, has been working the past night on a pair of riding boots for the fairy prince who wants the boots by sunrise.

Tap, tap, tap -- goes the Leprechaun's tiny hammer. Whish, whish, go his swift fingers. He completed a study with Douglas Hyde and George Russell of Irish legends and tales inwhich was published under the title Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry.

He then compiled a less detailed version especially for children in This work was Irish Fairy Tales. The tales are simple, yet unique in that they capture the rich. I am giving away a copy of W.B. Yeats' Book of Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland. To be in with a chance of winning, visit my Facebook page (address above) and like and share the.

" Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland (Picador Books). Book Binding:Paperback / softback. General Interest. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in " See all. Treasury of Irish Literature Book Purse - Irish Folk Tales Book Clutch - St Patrick's Day Accessory - Irish Blessing - Luck of the Irish $ Include inside pages of my book purse - DIY book craft - Book Purse - Book Clutch - NovelCreations Book Purse5/5(K).

Buy a cheap copy of Irish Folk and Fairy Tales Omnibus book by Michael Scott. Here, collected in one volume, are tales and legends that range from the misty dawn of Gaelic history and the triumph of St. Patrick to the Ireland of the present Free shipping over $/5(5).REPRINT. pages.

Marketplace offer. The classic introduction to Ireland's folklore--the only edition approved by the Yeats estate--this treasury of the greatest and most representative Irish folk and fairy tales grandly brings to life the sounds, the feel, and the magic of Ireland and its people.

pp/5(K). Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry – mystic Ireland. In today’s fast and stressful life, this book can be the door to a world occupied with mischievous, playful, and sometimes even threatening creatures.

to welcome him in the mystic and dark side of the wonderful Ireland. The fate of the children of Lyr.