Folktales of the British Isles
Pantheon Books, Jan 1, 1988 - Social Science - 416 pages
A superb collection of folklore from the British Isles that celebrates storytelling, culled from great 19th- and 20th-century collections. It is a first-of-a-kind anthology including stories from English, Celtic and Norse traditions. Illustrated.
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