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5 edition of Irish folk stories for children. found in the catalog.

Irish folk stories for children.

Thomas Crofton Croker

Irish folk stories for children.

by Thomas Crofton Croker

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Published by Mercier Press in Cork .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination90p. :
Number of Pages90
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22235980M
ISBN 100853429197
OCLC/WorldCa24479831

Cú Chulainn, also spelled Cú Chulaind or Cúchulainn (/ k uː ˈ k ʌ l ɪ n / koo-HUL-in, Irish: [kuːˈxʊlˠɪnʲ] (); "Culann's Hound") and sometimes known in English as Cuhullin, is an Irish mythological demigod who appears in the stories of the Ulster Cycle, as well as in Scottish and Manx mythology. He is believed to be an incarnation of the Irish god Lugh, who is also his father. Scottish folk tales circulated through the mouths of peasants, but were welcomed by all. The folklore of Scotland is a tapestry of culture and history, but more importantly, a portal for the imagination. Charles Tibbits, an editor at W.W. Gibbings, helped compile a collection of 33 tales from Scotland into Folk-Lore and Legends: Scotland.

  All over Ireland, there are Fairy trees believed to be sacred grounds for the ‘wee folk’. The superstitions surrounding Fairy trees is still very strong amongst the Irish, even for those who don’t believe in the wee folk, so they remain protected where they stand. List of Folk Tales: Welcome to the world of folklore. Welcome to the treasury of Irish fairy, Indian Folktalews and folk tales, brought to you by kidsgen. Immerse in these ancient Irish folk tales and let them transport you to fairyland. Read more about the Indian folktales and stories. Share with kids and huge collection of international folktales and mythical stories can help.

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