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    Celtic Fairy Tales (Collector's Library) (Hardback) By (author) Joseph Jacobs, Illustrated by John D. Batten, Introduction by Marcus Clapham

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    DescriptionJoseph Jacobs (1854-1916) was a noted literary and folklorist. He edited a number of books of fairy tales, including this work and its sequel, "More Celtic Fairy Tales". It includes the famous stories "Conal Hammerclaw", 'The Story of Deirdre", "Gold-Tree and Silver-Tree", "The Wooing of Olwen", "Jack and His Comrades", "The Sea Maiden", "Fairm Brown and Trembling", "The Battle of the Birds", "Brewery of Eggshells" and many others. It is illustrated throughout with black and white Art Nouveau style plates and vignettes by John D. Batten.


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    Title
    Celtic Fairy Tales
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Joseph Jacobs, Illustrated by John D. Batten, Introduction by Marcus Clapham
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 412
    Width: 94 mm
    Height: 152 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 159 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781907360183
    ISBN 10: 1907360182
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    BIC E4L: CUS
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T8.7
    B&T Book Type: FI
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DBK
    BIC subject category V2: JFHF
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11400
    BISAC V2.8: FIC010000
    B&T General Subject: 501
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 65
    DC22: 398.20941, 398.21
    Libri: ENGM1070, ENGL3060
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: 1DBK
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 398.2/089916
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: GR137 .C43 2011
    Thema V1.0: JBGB
    Illustrations note
    illustrations
    Publisher
    CRW Publishing Limited
    Imprint name
    Collector's Library
    Publication date
    01 April 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Cirencester
    Author Information
    John D. Batten (1860-1932) was inspired by mythology and his drawings derive partly from German woodcuts and partly from the arts and crafts book decoration of William Morris and his followers.