Irish Fairy Tales

Edmund Leamy

A collection of spellbinding and enchanting tales.
Date Published :
May 2019
Publisher :
Mercier Press
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ISBN : 9781781176894
Pages : 256
Dimensions : 5.5 X 4.25 inches
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In writing these fascinating stories, Edmund Leamy turned to the Gaelic past to give the Irish people something which would implant in them a love for the beauty and dignity of their country’s traditions. The charming and poetic tales in this book include 'Princess Finola and the Dwarf', 'The Fairy Tree of Dooros', 'The House in the Lake', 'The Little White Cat', 'The Golden Spears' and 'The Enchanted Cave'.

About The Author

Edmund Leamy, born in Waterford, was educated there and in Tullabeg College. He was MP for Waterford and later for Kildare. He died in 1904.

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