Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales from Burns to Buchan (Penguin Classics)

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Mystery and excitement abound in this lively collection of fairy tales, folklore and legends, which celebrate Scotland's enormously rich oral tradition and offers a carefully chosen combination of old favourites such as Tam Lin, Thomas Rymer and Adam Bell, as well as more modern stories by master story-tellers like Andrew Lang, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and John Buchan.

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These stories make a lively collection, capable of awakening interest in Scottish folk tradition for young and old alike.
-- Carolyne Larrington, TLS, November 28th

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Gordon Jarvie lives at Crail in Fife. An established editor, author and poet, his most recent collection appears in The Tale of the Crail Whale.


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