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Herefordshire Folk Tales.

Author: David Phelps
Publisher: Stroud : The History Press, 2011.
Series: Pilgrims folk tales.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For the first time, these enchanting folk tales, the origins of which lie in the oral tradition, have been gathered together in book form. The charming selection of thirty fairy tales and legends are full of Herefordian wit and wisdom, and the perfect for reading aloud or alone. Although on the surfact they may appear quaint, these stories tell of strange happenings in the peaceful Herefordshire countryside, formed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Phelps, David.
Herefordshire Folk Tales.
Stroud : The History Press, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Phelps
ISBN: 9780752470351 0752470353
OCLC Number: 779140957
Description: 1 online resource (273 pages).
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; One: A Love Token; Two: An Independent Bishop; Three: Black Vaughan; Four: Fairy Ointment; Five: Heuno with the Teeth; Six: Jack the Giant Killer; Seven: Jackie Kent; Eight: King Dribbler; Nine: King Herla; Ten: Lady Bluefoot; Eleven: Nell Gwyn; Twelve: Old Taylor's Ghost; Thirteen: Riddlasses; Fourteen: Saint Ethelbert; Fifteen: The Baker's Daughter; Sixteen: The Boy and the Fairies; Seventeen: The Cockyard Witch; Eighteen: The Enchanted Piss-Pot; Nineteen: The Fairy Changeling; Twenty: The Ghost of Bronsil Castle. Twenty-one: The King of the CatsTwenty-two: The Little Tailor of Yarpole; Twenty-three: The Man with the Hatchet; Twenty-four: The Mermaid of Marden; Twenty-five: The Mordiford Dragon (Modern Version); Twenty-six: The Old 'Un in Herefordshire; Twenty-seven: The Shepherd and the Crows; Twenty-eight: The Spectre's Voyage; Twenty-nine: The Thirty-Sixth Foot; Thirty: The Treasure of St Weonard's; Bibliography.
Series Title: Pilgrims folk tales.

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An enchanting collection of Herefordshire folk tales retold by a professional storyteller. In association with the Society for Storytelling  Read more...

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