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Tipperary Folk Tales (Paperback) (Aideen Mcbride)

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County Tipperary abounds in folk tales, myths, and legends, and a selection of the best, drawn from historical sources and newly recorded local reminiscences, have been brought to life here by local storyteller Aideen McBride. Here you will find the lore of the Arra Hills and the Silvermine Mountains, tales of how rivers got their names, and the ancient history of kings and tribes of Tipperary. Alongside these you will also find stories of witches, dragons, ghosts, and fairies, and much more. From age-old legends and fantastical myths to amusing anecdotes and cautionary tales, this collection is a heady mix of bloodthirsty, funny, passionate, and moving stories. It will take you into a remarkable world where you can let your imagination run wild.
Number of Pages: 192
Genre: Social Science, History
Sub-Genre: Folklore + Mythology, Europe / Ireland
Series Title: Folktales
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Trafalgar Square
Author: Aideen Mcbride
Language: English
Street Date: November 1, 2015
TCIN: 50551714
UPC: 9781845888497
Item Number (DPCI): 248-08-3576

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