The Lore of Scotland: A Guide to Scottish Legends
A magnificent exploration of Scotland's legendary past. cotland's rich past and varied landscape have inspired an extraordinary array of legends and beliefs, and in The Lore of Scotland Jennifer Westwood and Sophia Kingshill bring together many of the finest and most intriguing: stories of heroes and bloody feuds, tales of giants, fairies, and witches, and accounts of local customs and traditions. Their range extends right across the country, from the Borders with their haunting ballads, via Glasgow, site of St Mungo's miracles, to the fateful battlefield of Culloden, and finally to the Shetlands, home of the seal-people.
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Review: The Lore of Scotland: A Guide to Scottish Legends, from the Mermaid of Galloway to the Great Warrior FingalUser Review - CuteBadger - Goodreads
This is a good guide to myths and legends about Scotland, arranged by area of the country. As it's laid out in this way it's more of a reference book than something you can sit down and read from ... Read full review
Review: The Lore of Scotland: A Guide to Scottish Legends, from the Mermaid of Galloway to the Great Warrior FingalUser Review - Melanie - Goodreads
A good book to take with you on a tour of Scotland. It could be vastly improved with photographs of the actual places for those of us who are arm chair travellers. The print is small and arranged in 2 ... Read full review