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second book of Irish myths and legends

Eoin Neeson

second book of Irish myths and legends

by Eoin Neeson

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Published by Mercier Press in Dublin .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Legends, Irish

  • Edition Notes

    This collection originally published: 1966.

    Statement[retold by] Eoin Neeson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR153.5, GR147 N42 1968
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 p. ;
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15550375M
    ISBN 100853422127

    Sources for Myths. The three main manuscript sources for Irish mythology are the late 11th/early 12th century Lebor na hUidre (Book of the Dun Cow) which is in the library of the Royal Irish Academy, the early 12th century Book of Leinster in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, and the Bodleian Library, MS Rawlinson B (Rawl.), housed in the Bodleian Library at Oxford .   The book is a compilation of many stories about a very nice number of some of the most important heroes and heroines of the Irish traditions and beliefs. (not to mention that if you want to read his Nicolas Flamel series this book would be very helpful) A book about mythology you and your kids would love and understand, and even reread.4/5().

    Buy Irish Myths & Legends by Daly, Ita, Willey, Bee (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(3). Ireland's Immortals by Mark Williams is a new book, and up-to-date with research into Irish myths. You can see a preview on Google Books. Gods and Heroes of the Celts by Marie-Louise Sjoestedt is another, despite the title it does focus on Irish myth. Myles Dillon's Early Irish Literature and Jeffrey Gantz's Early Irish Myths and Sagas cover the major story cycles, and .

    Buy The Mammoth Book of Celtic Myths and Legends (Mammoth Books) by Berresford Ellis, Peter (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().   Buy a cheap copy of Irish Myths and Legends book. Lady Gregory's translations of ancient Celtic stories inspired a generation of writers, including W. B. Yeats, whose original foreword to Gods and Fighting Men is Free shipping over $/5(2).


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From Book 1: "A simple, informative and engaging way of learning about some of Ireland's most exciting tales" The In a Nutshell series is a wonderful way to introduce children to some of Ireland's best-loved myths and legends, it's a history lesson, yes, but a fun, colourful one, and the witty tone means it will appeal to mums and dads too.

Focusing principally on Irish myths, the book first takes up the history and religion of the Celts, the myths of the Irish invasion and the early Milesian kings. What follows is pure enchantment as you enter the timeless world of heroic tales centered around the Ulster king Conor mac Nessa and the Red Branch Order of chivalry (Ultonian cycle)/5(24).

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Irish myths and legends in particular about Cuchulain the Irish hero. The book follows a loose chronological order tracing myths and legends from the beginning of Ireland to the present day. flag 1 like Like see review4/5. A complete collection of much loved Irish fairy tales, myths and legends, bound into a beautiful new edition.

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First in a series of books that explores Irish folklore for children. In the first book readers are introduced to the king of Lir who is happy living in the castle with his wife and four children. They rule over their subjects until one day the queen dies.

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