Neil Philip





Neil Philip

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Neil Philip is a writer, folklorist and poet. He is married to the artist Emma Bradford, and lives in the Cotswolds, England. Neil loves words, poetry, and the art of storytelling in all its forms. Among his many books are A Fine Anger, Victorian Village Life, The Cinderella Story, The Penguin Book of English Folktales, Mythology (with Philip Wilkinson), The Great Mystery, War and the Pity of War, The New Oxford Book of Childrens Verse, The Tale of Sir Gawain, Horse Hooves & Chicken Feet, and The Adventures of Odysseus. Neil has contributed to numerous journals, including The Times, and Signal: Approaches to Childrens Books, and has also written for stage, screen, and radio. His work has won numerous awards and honours, including the Ae...more


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The Illustrated Book of Fai...
4.37 of 5 stars 4.37 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 1998 — 3 editions
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Mythology
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 54 ratings — published 1960 — 13 editions
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Celtic Fairy Tales
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 45 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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Mythology of the World
3.69 of 5 stars 3.69 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Odin's Family
4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 25 ratings — published 1996
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Myths and Legends
4.21 of 5 stars 4.21 avg rating — 29 ratings — published 1999 — 4 editions
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4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2002
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