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Popular tales of the west Highlands

orally collected

by Campbell, J. F.

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Published by A. Gardner in Paisley, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scottish Gaelic Tales,
  • Translations from Scottish Gaelic,
  • Translations into English,
  • English literature,
  • Scottish Gaelic literature

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith a translation by J.F. Campbell
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24829934M
    OCLC/WorldCa3453998

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Popular tales of the west Highlands by Campbell, J. F. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Popular Tales of the West Highlands is a four-volume collection of fairy tales, collected and published by John Francis Campbell, and often translated from Gaelic. Alexander Carmichael was one of the main contributors. The collection in four volumes was first published in –62 in Edinburgh.

Popular Tales of the West Highlands: Popular Tales of the West Highlands, Vol. I by J. Campbell [] Popular Tales of the West Highlands, Vol.

II Although this book is not currently in print, it was reprinted in paperback by Wildwood Press inand it is easy to obtain inexpensive used Popular tales of the west Highlands book.

Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Popular Tales of the West Highlands: Volume 2 This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.

This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. POPULAR TALES OF THE WEST HIGHLANDS Vol I - IV (Four-volume collection of Scottish folklore translated from Gaelic) - Annotated MYTH OF CELTIC DEITIES.

Early Gaelic Book Collections > J. Campbell Collection > All 4 volumes - Popular tales of the West Highlands > Volume 1 [].

Early Gaelic Book Collections > J. Campbell Collection > All 4 volumes - Popular tales of the West Highlands >. Popular Tales of the West Highlands, Volume 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

This volume contains twenty-three ursgeuln o /5(18). Popular Tales of the West Highlands book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Book Description: This is J. Campbell's four-volum /5(4). Page 59 - A basinful to overflowing was immediately handed to her, for the woman's husband being both a farmer and miller, had plenty of meal at command.

The lady promised to return it, and named the day she would do so. One of the children put out her hand to get hold of the grand lady's spangles, but told her mother afterwards that she felt nothing.3/5(1).

Popular Tales of the West Highlands: Orally Collected, Volume 4 J F (John Francis) Campbell No preview available - /5(1). Popular Tales of the West Highlands, Volume 4 [Anonymous] on flatmountaingirls.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This is an EXACT reproduction of a book published before This IS NOT an OCR'd book with strange characters. Popular Tales of the West Highlands Collected by J. Campbell Our thanks to Neil MacPhedran for typing this in for us: DO IAIN MAC SHEORAIS this book typed in for us it was never finished but am glad to report that we've found a pdf file of the complete book and so we provide it here should you wish to read the other stories.

T his second volume of Tales of the West Highlands has been especially republished to raise funds for the Prince's Trust. It contains thirty ursgeuln, or tales, fifty riddles plus a few extra flatmountaingirls.com always, these are tales and stories in which something Fairy or magical occurs, something extraordinary -fairies, giants, dwarfs, princes, princesses, kings and queens, speaking animals and the.

Popular Tales of the West Highlands: Orally Collected. With a translation by the late J. Campbell. New edition (under the auspices of the Islay Association).

Vol. Paisley and London: Alexander Gardner, Campbell, John Francis [Campbell of Islay]. Popular Tales of the West Highlands: Orally Collected. With a translation by the late J. Aug 17,  · Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital flatmountaingirls.com projects include the Wayback Machine, flatmountaingirls.com and flatmountaingirls.com I only once heard of such a book in the Highlands.

It was given to a gamekeeper in Sutherland for his children, and was condemned, and put out of the way as trash. The Gaelic stories resemble in some few cases the well known tales of Hans Andersen, founded on popular tales told in Denmark. Internet Archive BookReader Popular tales of the west Highlands.

This 1st volume contains 20 Scottish ursgeuln, or tales, plus 22 fables from the Western Highlands of Scotland. While something magical occurs in the tales these are the tales that were used to teach the lessons of life in Olde Scotland.

A proportion of the sale from the sale of this book will be donated to the Princes Trust. This volume has been especially republished to raise funds for the. Media in category "Popular tales of the West Highlands - orally collected ()" The following 9 files are in this category, out of 9 total.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. Popular tales of the west Highlands. v Campbell, J. (John Francis), View full catalog record. To the Internet Archive Community, Time is running out: please help the Internet Archive today.

The average donation is $ If everyone chips in $5, we can keep our website independent, strong and ad-free. That's right, all we need is the price of a paperback book to sustain a non-profit library the whole world depends on.Campbell was known as authority on Celtic folklore and that of the Gaelic peoples in particular.

His best known published work is the bilingual Popular Tales of the West Highlands (4 .Popular Tales of the West Highlands, Vol. I by J. F. Campbell This is the first of four volumes of Campbell's collection of Scottish folklore. This volume has many stories which have been anthologized elsewhere, as well as the extensive introduction which not only serves to introduce Scottish folklore, but as a prolegomena to the study of oral folklore in general.