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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

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

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

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


About the Author

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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Book Info

Publication date

7th May 2007

Author

John Shaw

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Publisher

McGill-Queen's University Press

Format

Paperback
240 pages

Categories

Folklore, myths & legends

ISBN

9780773532571

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