Argyll Folk Tales

Argyll Folk Tales

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Saints and sorcerers, haunted caves and bloody battles, fairy mounds and forsaken harpers - Argyll is teeming with folk tales. The region has played a key part in the history of Scotland since prehistoric times. From the Irishsettlers who established the kingdom of Dal Riata, bringing with them the Gaelic language and the tales of Finn MacCool, to the Lords of the Isles, and the warring clans, their folk tales and legends are gathered together in this richly entertaining and beautifully illustrated book by Highland-based storyteller Bob more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 125 x 198 x 10.41mm | 196.41g
  • The History Press Ltd
  • Stroud, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 30 Illustrations, black and white
  • 0752492152
  • 9780752492155
  • 1,041,295

About Bob Pegg

Bob Peggis the author of "Highland Folk Tales" and "The Little Book of Hogmanay." He has worked for the Highland Council for 16 years, organizing such events as the annual Tales at Martinmas storytelling festival. For the past 15 years he has worked as a freelance storyteller and musician. He is currently working on a Highland story walk project called "Walking the Tales" supported by a bursary from the Scottish Arts Council."show more