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Tales of the Scottish peasantry

Alexander Bethune

Tales of the Scottish peasantry

by Alexander Bethune

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Published by Hamilton, Adams, & co. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesScottish peasantry, Tales of the
Statementby Alexr. and John Bethune, with biography of the authors by John Ingram.
ContributionsBethune, John, 1812-1839, joint author
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.B46414 Ta
The Physical Object
Pagination351 p.
Number of Pages351
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6734989M
LC Control Number29025286
OCLC/WorldCa3458074

Scottish Fairy and Folk Tales By George Douglas. This edition was created and published by Global Grey Tales of the Scottish Peasantry simply from the literary, critical, or story- allusiveness, that is, to the only book which has ever obtained universal currency among them. For example, among the fishermen of the East Coast.   Scottish Folk Tales for Children Paperback – 10 Mar. by Paterson (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from Kindle Edition "Please retry" £ 5/5(2).

Ink is an alternative book and literary magazine publisher based in Edinburgh. Established in mid we sought to provide an alternative literary magazine for the Scottish reader market and beyond by publishing unusual fiction, non-fiction, poetr . His Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry are perhaps the best of the many books which he wrote; and are especially distinguished by the sweetness of his style, and by the picturesque traits of old-fashioned country-life and the exquisite touches of fresh nature-painting in which they abound.

London, Taylor & Hessey, First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. Two [2] Volumes. A selection of stories (previously published in the London Magazine, except Ezra Peden). Some scuffing and rubbing to the boards, bumping to the spine tips. Evidence of a label having been removed from the front pastedown. Gathers together eighteen stories. [, Hyraxia Books]. Cunningham, Allan. TRADITIONAL TALES OF THE ENGLISH AND SCOTTISH PEASANTRY. London: Printed for Taylor and Hessey, Fleet-Street, 12mo, two volumes: pp. [i-iii] iv-x [xi-xii] [] [ ads]; [i-iv] [1] [ blank] [ ads], original boards rebacked with leather, facsimile title labels affixed to spine panels, untrimmed.


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In July,the MS. of "Tales and Sketches of the Scottish Peasantry" was taken to Edinburgh, and early in was published by Messrs. Fraser & Co. For the absolute copyright of this the author was to be allowed the price of fifty copies.

Five of the pieces contained in this volume were written by John. Tales of the Scottish Peasantry (Classic Reprint) [Bethune, Alexander] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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London, Hamilton, Adams, & Co., (OCoLC) Excerpt from Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry, Vol. 1 of 2 In former times, and within my own remembrance, old men wandered from house to house, chanting ballads, re citing portions of the old romances, and curious stories of real or fictitious : Allan Cunningham.

Tales of the Scottish Peasantry. Product Details. Category: books SKU: DAP Title: Tales of the Scottish Peasantry Author: Alexander and John Bethune Book binding: Hardcover Publisher: Hamilton, Adams & Co, Thomas D. Morison Year of publication: Condition: GOOD Description. pages. No dust jacket.

Blue cloth. Moderate tanning, with light Seller Rating: % positive. Traditional tales of the English and Scottish peasantry. London, F. & W. Kerslake, (OCoLC) Online version: Cunningham, Allan, Traditional tales of the English and Scottish peasantry.

London, F. & W. Kerslake, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Allan Cunningham. item 3 Tales of the Scottish Peasantry by Henry Duncan (English) Hardcover Book Free Sh - Tales of the Scottish Peasantry by Henry Duncan (English) Hardcover Book Free Sh.

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Scottish folk tales circulated through the mouths of peasants, but were welcomed by all. The folklore of Scotland is a tapestry of culture and history, but.

Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry. Vol. London: Taylor and Hessey, Cunningham, Allan. Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry. A new edition. London: F. and W. Kerslake, Cunningham, Allan. Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry. With an introduction by Henry Morley.

Most of the tales were written by Alexander, a few by John, and, from the perspective of the editor, were not only good in themselves, but assisted in preserving and illustrating in a popular form the manners, habits, and local customs of the Scottish peasantry during the first quarter of the nineteenth century.

Allan Cunningham has books on Goodreads with ratings. Allan Cunningham’s most popular book is Traditional tales of the English and Scottish peasa. Scottish folktales Scotland is a country in Europe, part of the United Kingdom.

During the 18th century Scotland was a commercial, intellectual and industrial power in Europe. Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry by Yeats, W B and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tales of the Scottish peasantry by Bethune, Alexander, ; Bethune, John, Publication date Publisher London: Hamilton, Adams, & co.

Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English. Addeddate Bookplateleaf Pages: Tales of the Scottish Peasantry The doctor took a note-book and pencil from his pocket, and she proceeded, "I, Julia Ruthven, wish to bequeath the money which was placed in the British Funds, and also that placed in the bank of Messrs.

Glyn and Co. by my father. Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry by William Butler YEATS ( - ) Genre(s): Culture & Heritage Fiction, Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales Read by: Juliet Brown, Diana Schmidt, Esther C. Now we have Theresa Breslin's An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales, fantastically illustrated by Kate Leiper This time it's Theresa Breslin's turn to re-tell stories she heard as a child, or learned about in some other way.

It is all very, very Scottish. (And if you are not, there is a handy glossary for Sassenachs.)'/5(). Elphin Irving, the Fairies' Cupbearer Richard Faulder, Mariner → Traditional Tales of the English and Scottish Peasantry — Elphin Irving, the Fairies' Cupbearer by Allan Cunningham Fairy tales are stories that range from those originating in folklore to more modern stories defined as literary fairy tales.

Despite subtle differences in the categorizing of fairy tales, folklore, fables, myths, and legends, a modern definition of the fairy tale, as provided by Jens Tismar's monologue in German, is a story that differs "from an oral folk tale", written by "a single General lists: 18th-century British children's.

I love the poetry of Yeats and although this isn't a book of poetry it was still a fabulous read. (There are some poems in it though). Yeats and other respected Authors had collected over the years fairy tales from the Irish Peasantry and they were then collated into one book/5().The book is bound with an unusual decorative red cloth spine and plain red cloth corners with gilt titling to spine; it has ornamental paper sides and is all edge gilt.

The author's name has been mispelled 'Yates' on the work comprises pages including Notes and there is a page section of publisher's advertisments at the end of.Allan Cunningham is the author of Traditional tales of the English and Scottish peasantry ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), The Wo /5.