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Cornish Folk Tales for Children

Author: Mike O'Connor
Publisher: Gloucestershire : The History Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"JOIN JAMIE, the son of a travelling droll teller, as he journeys across Cornwall, a land steeped in myth and legend. Along the way you will hear mysterious and exciting tales like what happened when Bodrugan took his soldiers to capture Richard Edgcumbe, why the ghost of Lady Emma was never seen again, what proper job King Arthur gave the Giant and how St Piran came to settle in Cornwall. These stories - specially  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
O'Connor, Mike.
Cornish Folk Tales for Children.
Gloucestershire : The History Press, 2018
(OCoLC)1014146958
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mike O'Connor
ISBN: 9780750988605 0750988606
OCLC Number: 1037945983
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; About the Author and Illustrator; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Torpoint: The Droll Teller's Son; 2 Cotehele: The Hunting of Edgcumbe; 3 Mount Edgcumbe: The Lady and the Sexton; 4 Liskeard: Bat Rowe's Bear; 5 St Neot, the Stags and Crows' Pound; 6 Bodmin: The Monks of Laon; 7 Port Quin: The Watcher of the West; 8 Tintagel: Arthur's Birth, The Sword in the Stone, Excalibur; 9 Bude: Arthur and the Great Boar; 10 Davidstow: The Old Goose Woman; 11 Camelford: The Last Battle, Excalibur, The Chough; 12 St Teath: Anne Jeffries and the Fairies 13 St Breock: Jan Tregeagle14 Padstow: The Little Horsemen; 15 Padstow: Davy and the King of the Fishes; 16 Bedruthan: The Giant's Steps; 17 Crantock and the Dove; 18 Perranporth: St Piran; 19 Ladock: The Wrestler and the Demon; 20 The Feathered Fiend of Ladock; 21 The Battle of Penryn; 22 The Ghost of Stithians; 23 Praze: Sam Jago's Last Day at School; 24 St Ives: John Knill; 25 Zennor: Betsy and the Bell; 26 Zennor: The Mermaid of Zennor; 27 St Just: The Wrestlers of Carn Kenidjack; 28 Mousehole: Tom Bawcock; 29 Marazion: St Michael and the Mount, Cormoran's Breakfast 30 Marazion: Tom the Tinner31 Prussia Cove: The King of Prussia; 32 Cury: Every Summer a Song
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Children's folk tales from Cornwall especially selected by a professional storyteller  Read more...

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