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CELTIC STUDIES 
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Celtic Studies  

A Celtic Miscellany 
  
  
 
Irish Wonders : The Ghosts, Giants, Pookas,Demons, Leprechawns, Banshees, Fairies, Witches, Widows, and Other Marvels of the Emerald Isle 
By David Rice McAnally, H. R. Heaton (Illustrator) 
  

 
A Field Guide to Irish Fairies 
 

 
Celtic Myths, Celtic Legends 
by R. J. Stewart 

 
Celtic Gods Celtic Goddesses 
by Miranda Gray, Courtney Davis, R. J. Stewart 
 

 
Celtic Myth & Magic : Harness the Power of the Gods and Goddesses (Llewellyn's World Religion and Magic Series) 
by Edain McCoy 
 

 

The Celtic Tradition 
  
  

 

The Arthurian Tradition 

 
Ancient Legends of Ireland  
by Marlene Ekman (Illustrator), Wilde, Lady Wilde  

 
Irish Cures, Mystic Charms, and Superstitions  
by Marlene Ekman (Illustrator), Lady Wilde  

 
The Tain Translated from the Irish Epic Tain Bo Cuailnge  
 by Thomas Kinsella (Translator), Louis Le Brocquy (Illustrator)  

At the Edge of the World : Magical Stories of Ireland  
 by John Lowings (Photographer)  
Rooted in the oral storytelling tradition of rural Ireland, the 23 Irish ghost and fairy stories that make up this volume are mythic and awe-inspiring. Accompanied by 40 contemporary photos that capture the beauty and power of the landscape, the stories recount the stirring sagas of courage and bravery, the magical tales and supernatural legends of ghosts and demons that have enchanted Irish listeners for centuries  

 
Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland  
by W. B. Yeats (Editor)  

Fairy and Folk Tales of Ireland combines two books of Irish folklore collected and edited by William Butler Yeats -- Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry, first published in 1888, and Irish Fairy Tales, published in 1892. In this delightful gathering of legend and song, the familiar characters of Irish myth come to life: the mercurial trooping fairies, as ready to make mischief as to do good; the solitary and industrious Lepracaun and his dissipated cousin, the Cluricaun; the fearsome Pooka, who lives among ruins and has "grown monstrous with much solitude"; and the Banshee, whose eerie wailing warns of death. More than an ambitious and successful effort to preserve the rich heritage of his native land, this volume confirms Yeats's conviction that imagination is the source of both life and art. As Benedict Kiely observes in his foreword, Yeats was seeking "not for the meaning of any mystery but for what he had already determined to find...a world of the imagination...a world that fed on dreaming and not on the painted toy of grey truth."  
   
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