The Blue Mountains and Other Gaelic Stories from Cape Breton Na Beanntaichean Gorma agus Sgeulachdan Eile a Ceap Breatainn

by John Shaw

The Blue Mountains and Other Gaelic Stories from Cape Breton Na Beanntaichean Gorma agus Sgeulachdan Eile a Ceap Breatainn Synopsis

Gaelic tales from the best of Cape Breton's storytelling tradition.

The Blue Mountains and Other Gaelic Stories from Cape Breton Na Beanntaichean Gorma agus Sgeulachdan Eile a Ceap Breatainn Press Reviews

Shaw is the leading expert on Cape Breton Gaelic storytelling. This splendid collection of tales helps maintain a remarkable legacy, bringing on awareness of Cape Breton heritage to a wider public. Diarmuid O Giollain, University College Cork

Book Information

ISBN: 9780773532571
Publication date: 7th May 2007
Author: John Shaw
Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 240 pages
Categories: Folklore, myths & legends,

About John Shaw

John Shaw is the editor and translator of Tales Until Dawn: The World of a Cape Breton Gaelic Story-Teller and Brigh an Orain: A Story in Every Song. He is senior lecturer in ethnology at the University of Edinburgh.

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