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Welsh legends and folk-tales

Author: Gwyn Jones
Publisher: Harmondsworth [England] : Puffin Books, 1979, ©1955.
Series: A Puffin book
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Heroic deeds and high adventure. Some of the great stories from Welsh legend preserved in the Mabinogion, and retold to delight the reader of today.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwyn Jones
ISBN: 0140310975 9780140310979
OCLC Number: 8053549
Notes: This collection originally published: London : Oxford University Press, 1955. Published in Puffin Books, 1979.
Description: 262 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: Pwyll and Pryderi --
The story of Branwen --
The trials of Dyfed --
Lleu and the flowerface --
The quest for Olwen --
How Trystan won Esyllt --
Rhitta of the beards --
The dream of Rhonabwy --
The dream of Macsen Wledig --
The three plagues of Britain --
Collen and the fair small folk --
The lad who returned from Faerye --
Where Arthur sleeps --
The aged infant --
The woman of Llyn-y-fan --
Eight leaves of story --
The salt Welsh Sea --
High Eden.
Series Title: A Puffin book
Responsibility: Retold by Gwyn Jones ; illustrated by Joan Kiddell-Monroe.

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Heroic deeds and high adventure. Some of the great stories from Welsh legend preserved in the Mabinogion, and retold to delight the reader of today.

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