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FAERIES, ELVES AND GOBLINS The Old Stories

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FAERIES, ELVES AND GOBLINS The Old Stories

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Dozens of color plates by Rackham. Recommended. By Rosalind Kerven. Illustrated by Arthur Rackam et al. Storyteller Rosalind Kerven brings British and Irish folklore heritage vividly to life through 25 tales of faery royalty, mischievous goblins, helpful house elves, changelings, and enchantment. Handsomely illustrated with full page, full color plates, mostly by Arthur Rackham but also some other classic artists. Leprechauns, brownies, spriggans, and other supernatural beings appear in these short, delightful stories. Also fascinating quotes drawn from medieval manuscripts and oral folklore, and 43 pages of detailed notes.

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Storyteller Rosalind Kerven brings British and Irish folklore heritage vividly to life through 25 tales of faery royalty, mischievous goblins, helpful house elves, changelings, and enchantment. Handsomely illustrated with full page, full color plates, mostly by Arthur Rackham but also some other classic artists. Leprechauns, brownies, spriggans, and other supernatural beings appear in these short, delightful stories. Also fascinating quotes drawn from medieval manuscripts and oral folklore, and 43 pages of detailed notes.

Each story, from “The Faery Borrower” to “The Leprechaun’s Trick,” is associated with a particular region, and accompanied by spotlight features and detailed background notes.

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Item Code FAERH
Publisher Batsford
Publish Date 2019
ISBN 9781849945424
Binding Hard Cover - No Dustjacket
Dimensions 6x8
# Pages 240pg
Color Text/Partial Color
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