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Hibernian Nights (General)

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A glorious part of Ireland, the enchanted land of myth and magic, is captured in these twenty-two stories, planned by the "last of the true Irish shanachies" as his final and definitive collection.
Here are stories of the days when heroes trod the earth. There are giants to be outsmarted, witches to be scorned, hazardous journeys to make and impossible feats to accomplish.
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Hardcover, 264 pages
Published March 24th 1994 by Barnes Noble Books (first published January 1st 1963)
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Evelyn
Irish folktales. Of course I'm going to like them. Excellent diction, as could be expected from a volume by a master storyteller.

"Finn the Fair" reminded me of "Finist the Falcon".
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Jan 05, 2008 Nikki rated it really liked it
Irish folk and fairy tales, some of which can be rather disturbing.
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