352 books — 74 voters
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Birds of Ireland: Facts, Folklore & History” as Want to Read:
Birds of Ireland: Facts, Folklore & History
An introduction covers birds in Irish mythology and folklore, birds as omens, harbingers and food, and bird-related beliefs, proverbs and curses. This is followed by a species-by-species account, with each name and its meaning, a description and associated beliefs, myths, weather lore, proverbs, culinary traditions and place names.
Hardcover, 359 pages
Published May 11th 2009 by Collins Press
(first published April 11th 2009)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.