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Leodhas, Sorche Nic 1898-1969

Overview
Works: 21 works in 87 publications in 3 languages and 10,974 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  History  Folklore  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: PZ8.1.L4237, 784
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Always room for one more by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
16 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 3,809 libraries worldwide
In this Scottish folk song, a generous family always has room for another person and invites in everyone who passes by
Thistle and thyme; tales and legends from Scotland by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
12 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 1,228 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten Scottish legends passed down through the agesScottish culture is rich with mythology. There are tales of monks and saints, fairies and witches, kings, nobles, and ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Some stories were never written down, shared instead through retellings that turned storytelling into an art form.In Thistle and Thyme, Sorche Nic Leodhas brings together ten folktales that were passed down through the generations as part of Scotland's vibrant oral tradition. In this volume, stories about the changeling and the stolen child, the bride who was cursed to silence by a water kelpie, and the beekeeper who found a rabbit under a spell are just a handful of the thousands of local myths that make up Scotland's colorful history
Ghosts go haunting by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
9 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
A collection of 10 ghost stories from Scottish lore
Gaelic ghosts by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
3 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 905 libraries worldwide
Presents 10 humorous ghost stories from Scottish lore
Twelve great black cats : and other eerie Scottish tales by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 2014 in English and held by 834 libraries worldwide
Ten Scottish tales of the supernatural, some funny and some frightful
Heather and broom; tales of the Scottish highlands by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
10 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 756 libraries worldwide
A collection of ten Scottish legends and cottage tales
Sea-spell and moor-magic; tales of the Western Isles by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
4 editions published between 1968 and 2014 in English and held by 684 libraries worldwide
Ten folk tales from the Scottish Hebrides, each from a different island. These are stories of the sea, populated by giants, waterbulls and fairy creatures
Claymore and kilt : tales of Scottish kings and castles by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
5 editions published between 1967 and 2014 in English and held by 598 libraries worldwide
Eleven tales from Scottish history. Introductory notes provide background information on the long and fierce struggle for Scottish independence
By loch and by lin : tales from Scottish ballads by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
4 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Ten stories from old Scottish folk songs tell histories and local legends in the voice of the people Many Scottish ballads tell stories of adventure and danger, trickery and wit, valiant nobles and passionate romances. But to the natives of Scotland, the best ballads have often been those that speak of ordinary people playing the parts of heroes. Writers of ballads stretched their imaginations to bring life to tales that happened long ago, and the stories were passed down from generation to generation as oral retellings of local Scottish history and myth. By Loch and by Lin presents exciting tales such as those of the harper who tricked a king, the dove that became a prince at night, and the beautiful lass who was stolen from her true love. In stories from ancient folk songs, this collection weaves a colorful tapestry of Scottish lore
Kellyburn Braes by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of a Scottish folk song about a man whose wife was so mean that not even the devil was willing to keep her. Includes notation of the melody
The Laird of Cockpen by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 303 libraries worldwide
Illustrated version of an old Scottish song in which a proud lord decides to honor one of the neighborhood ladies with a proposal and is surprised to be rejected. Includes musical notation
Kellyburn Braes ( score )
2 editions published in 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Adaptation of a Scottish folk song about a man whose wife was so mean that not even the devil was willing to keep her. Includes notation of the melody
Claymore & kilt : tales from Scottish history and the Scottish ballads by Leclaire Alger( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Scottish ghosts by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Claymore and kilt by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
All in the morning early: a Scottish folktale ( visu )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Always room for one more : illus. by Nonny Hogrogian by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Rybár a prsteň morkej panny by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
Claymore and kilt : tales from Scottish history and the Scottish history and the Scottish ballads by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A Scottish songbook / Sorche Nic Leodhas. Illustrated by Evaline Ness by Sorche Nic Leodhas( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Alger, Leclaire, 1898-1969

Alger, Leclaire Gowan
Alger, Leclaire Gowans 1898-1969
Leodhas, Sorche 1898-1969
Leodhas, Sorche Mac, 1898-1969
Leodhas, Sorche Nic 1898-1969
Mac Leodhas, Sorche, 1898-1969
Nic Leodhas, Sorche, 1898-1969
Languages
English (82)
German (1)
Korean (1)
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