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Highland Myths Legends
Storytelling is a traditional art form which has survived through the centuries and is still being enjoyed today. These tales of Celtic Heroes, Magicians and Vikings were originally told around 200 AD, and have been passed down orally, often verbatim, through generations of storytellers. The oldest Gaelic storybook, dating 260 AD, is preserved in the Housemann Museum in ...more
Paperback, 154 pages
Published June 1st 2005 by Luath Press Ltd
(first published 2001)
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This was an interesting collection of myths and tales from Scotland or rather Isle of Skye. I really liked a lot of the stories, but when reading them rather quickly back to back the single stories were a bit repetitive. Still an enjoyable collection and a great introduction to myths and legends as well as a bit of history and oral tradition. Well worth the read.