Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry

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Forgotten Books - Fairy tales - 326 pages
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Review: Irish Fairy and Folk Tales

User Review  - Leslie - Goodreads

This was a very nice collection of Irish fairy stories. Yeats was fascinated by these stories and selected ones that show the variety and richness of this folklore. Many of them are like ghost stories. They all have a wonderful Irish other-worldliness. And many of them have a thick brogue. Read full review

Review: Irish Fairy and Folk Tales

User Review  - Katherine Sas - Goodreads

This combination of two of Yeats' compilations of Irish folk and fairy tales gives a phenomenal sense of the spirit of Irish folklore. Some of the elements are familiar from other European traditions ... Read full review

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