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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.
Hardcover, 264 pages
Published March 24th 1994 by Barnes Noble Books (first published January 1st 1963)
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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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Irish folk and fairy tales, some of which can be rather disturbing.
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Seumas MacManus was an Irish dramatist, poet, and prolific writer of popular stories, who played an important role in the rise of Irish national literature.
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