In making my selection I have chiefly tried to make the stories characteristic. It would have been easy, especially from Kennedy, to have made up a volume entirely filled with Grimm's Goblins a la Celtique. But one can have too much even of that very good thing, and I have therefore avoided as far as possible the more familiar formula of folk-tale literature. To do this I had to withdraw from the English-speaking Pale both in Scotland and Ireland, and I laid down the rule to include only tales that have been taken down from Celtic peasants ignorant of English.
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Language - English
Author(s) - Joseph Jacobs
Published Date - August 23 2019
ISBN - 9781528069625
Dimesions - 22.9 x 15.2 x 1.9 cm
Page Count - 305
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