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The isles of the sea and other West Highland tales

Maclean, Fitzroy, 1911-19961985
Books, Manuscripts
In Highland households, the Seanachie, or bard in the retinue of every chief, told tales that were passed on from one generation to the next. This is a selection of tales from Deirdre of the Sorrows showing the influence of Irish tradition, to ghost stories, love stories and tales of warriors.
Main title:
The isles of the sea and other West Highland tales / Fitzroy Maclean ; illustrated by John Springs.
Imprint:
London : Collins, 1985.
Collation:
190 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 24 cm.
ISBN:
00043569429780004356945
Dewey class:
823.914398.2094112398.2398.232941398.2094115398
Local class:
398.2094117398.209411A39 (MACL)398.2398.02
Language:
English
Index terms:
Short stories in English1945-TextsFolktalesLegendsTalesHIGHLANDS (Scotland)SCOTTISH FOLKLORESCOTTISH LEGENDSGHOSTSFAIRIES
BRN:
52306
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