Reviewed in the United States on January 24, 2018. A lovely book with lots of celtic myths and legends from many countries. World of Books sells used books online to over 190 countries worldwide. Reviewed in the United States on September 27, 2020.

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Then, I realized why. I'm not a scholar by any means but if you like mythology, you'll like this. This page works best with JavaScript. There is a little bit of commentary to explain some aspects of the stories for those interested, or just skip it and read the stories. For a start the delivery arrived quite quickly and earlier than expected. This is an excellent book. Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. You can see many similarities in stories and see how they have developed and been adapted to different cultures.. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 3 March 2019, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 20 January 2016, great book very entertaining with epic tales makes great bedtime reading and storybook for kids, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 24 July 2014, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 12 September 2014. The Mammoth Book Of Celtic Myths And Legends About book: It was a union that everyone rejoiced in, for it meant peace between the two kingdoms. Liked the honesty of editing and the story behind the myths and it's origins. Celtic Legends Of The Beyond | Download eBook PDF/EPUB. Good to read more than the usual gumpf you find in 'celtic mythology' and see some Cornish and Brittany stories too. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 29 May 2018.

My wife is always reading books concerning her Celtic ancestry, and when I bought her this one she was enthralled - and read it from cover to cover. Good to read more than the usual gumpf you find in 'celtic mythology' and see some Cornish and Brittany stories too. Extremely long. They are separated up into the major Celtic home lands eg. [PDF] Celtic Myths And Legends Peter Berresford Ellis Epub. This makes them all neatly organised. Found 348,599 results for Celtic Myths And Legends Peter Berresford Ellis Epub, [EPUB] Celtic Myths And Legends Peter Berresford Ellis Epub. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 21 April 2020. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. You can't do better than start here. It looked interesting and I was told the book was very well written and reading it was a pleasure. Buy it.

Free Reading Epub, Pdf. You can see many similarities in stories and see how they have developed and been adapted to different cultures.. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in.

We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 27 June 2019. Even the introduction had me hooked, and that's saying a lot.

Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 15 January 2015, Really enjoyable read. Though many of the names may sound awkward and unfamiliar to our modern ears, the writing flows like a living oral tradition. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. From all six Celtic cultures - Irish, Scots, Welsh, Cornish, Manx and Breton - Peter Berresford Ellishas included popular myths and legends, as well as bringing to light exciting new tales which have been lying in manuscript form, untranslated and unknown to the modern general reader. I've always been interested in the cultural history of Ireland, but a lot of books I've bought aren't written to engage the reader. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 10 September 2015, A good reference source and enjoyable read, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 22 September 2016, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 5 November 2020.

... Adobe EPUB eBook 2.7 MB; Peter Berresford Ellis (Author) Peter Berresford Ellis, is regarded as one of the pre-eminent Celtic scholars and has published many books on the subject. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 12 January 2018, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 2 March 2016. You can open it anywhere and read a story in your lunch break, or you can read it front to back. Best Celtic legend book I have found, and I’ve got through 5 others so far!

To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. The spellings are very foreign, but if they would show me how to say them, that would help! This is a book that takes time to read, as it contains a huge number of Celtic tales of myth and legend, divided into categories: Ireland Isle of Man Scotland Wales Cornwall Brittany The myths are interesting and of a variety of ages. Excellent compendium of stories rarely told.

Reviewed in the United States on January 29, 2018. If you love Celtic mythology, you should not look further than this book. Not bad but a rather dry writing style imho .. only a handful of the myths dragged me in.

If you're looking just to read the stories, it's a great resource and many of the stories are incredibly entertaining. Book info. Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features. The author, though aiming for a linguistic and literary complex vocabulary, fails to keep the reader (me) hooked.

Under the pseudonym Peter Tremayne he is the author of the bestselling Sister Fidelma murder mysteries set in Ireland in the 7th Century. I love the stories. Best Celtic legend book I have found, and I’ve got through 5 others so far! Disabling it will result in some disabled or missing features.

From all six Celtic cultures - Irish, Scots, Welsh, Cornish, Manx andBreton - Peter Berresford Ellishas included popular myths and legends, as well as bringing to light exciting new taleswhich have been lying in manuscript form, untranslated and unknown to the modern general reader. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. I used this product to read up on the Celtic Myths and have found quite a comprehensive selection of them. It's easy for me to follow stories with "John" and "Mary" as characters. There is lots of good background information included, along with a great collection of stories collected throughout Celtic lands. English | 2003 | ISBN: 1841192481 | 512 pages | EPUB | 2.7 MB Developed from an early oral storytelling tradition dating back to the dawn of European culture, this is one of the oldest and most vibrant of Europe's mythologies. The forewords can be a tad dry and long winded but that’s to be expected of a scholarly work.

She declared it as "one of the best" and very easy reading. Reviewed in the United States on April 4, 2018. -- Hilary Boyd * The Daily Express *.

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