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Fireside tales of the Traveller children

Author: Duncan Williamson
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 1983. ©1983
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On cold winter nights when early darkness enclosed the old travellers' camp, a father would turn round and take his children beside him. This is a collection of these stories.

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Genre/Form: Dust jackets
Paper (fibre product) case bindings
Children's books
Folklore
Folk tales
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Duncan Williamson
ISBN: 0862410479 9780862410476 0862410525 9780862410520
OCLC Number: 12481037
Description: 153 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: The hedgehurst --
The king and the lamp --
The hunchback and the swan --
The night of peace --
Mary and the seal --
White pet --
The goat that told lies --
The Traveller woman who looked back --
Jack and the witch's bellows --
Jack and his mother's cloth --
The boy and the boots --
The pot that went to the Laird's castle --
Notes on the narrations.
Responsibility: Duncan Williamson.

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