Myths and Folk-Lore of Ireland
Jeremiah Curtin was an American born translator and folklorist. In Myths and Folk-Lore of Ireland Curtin turns his attention to the tales of the island nation of Ireland. In this collection you will find the following tales: The Son of the King of Erin and the Giant of Loch Lein, The Three Daughters of King O'Hara, The Weaver's Don and the Giant of the White Hill, Fair, Brown and Trembling, The King of Erin and the Queen of the Lonesome Island, The Shee an Gannon and the Grugach Gaire, The Three Daughters of the King of the East and the Son of a King in Erin, The Fisherman's Son and the Grugach of Tricks, The Thirteenth Son of the King of Erin, Kil Arthur, Shaking-Head, Birth of Fin MacCumhail, Fin MacCumhail and the Fenians of Erin in the Castle of Fear Dubh, Fin MacCumhail and the Knight of the Full Axe, Gilla na Grakin and Fin MacCumhail, Fin MacCumhail, The Seven Brothers and the King of France, Black, Brown and Gray, Fin MacCumhail and the Son of the King of Alba, Cuculin, and Oisin in Tir Na N-Og.
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Review: Myths and Folk Tales of IrelandUser Review - A. Mary Murphy - Goodreads
This is an interesting collection of stories, and worth reading, but don't come to Jeremiah Curtin expecting an Irish cadence or tone to the stories. He is not a cultural insider, but a visitor to the island. Read full review
Review: Myths and Folk Tales of IrelandUser Review - Jennifer Ware - Goodreads
Good fun for those researching thier Irish heritage. Read full review