Fairy legends and traditions of the south of Ireland Public Deposited

Fairy legends and traditions of the south of Ireland

Alternative title
  • Irish fairy legends
Shelf Mark/Reference Number
  • Gall.9.r.7
Rights statement
  • Copyright The Board of Trinity College Dublin. Images are available for single-use academic application only. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the Library of Trinity College, Dublin.
Publisher location
  • London
  • Ireland
Date Created
  • issued 1882
Physical extent
  • 352 pages
  • Fairy legends and traditions of the south of Ireland by T. Crofton Croker, Esq. A new and complete edition by T. Wright, Esq., M.A., F.S.A., etc. With illustrations by Maclise and Green. Printed: London: Woodfall and Kinder. Dated 1882. With a dedication to the Dowager Lady Chatterton, Castle Mahon. Contents: Illustrated title-page. Editor's Preface pages 7-9. Publisher's Preface to the New Edition page 10. The legend of Knockshegowna, page 13. The legend of Knockfierna, page 21. The legend of Knockgrafton, page 27. The Priest's Supper, page 36. The Young Piper, page 43. The Brewery of Egg-Shells, page 55. The Changeling, page 61. Capture of Bridget Purcell, page 63. Legend of Bottle-Hill, page 66. Fairies or No Fairies, page 81. The Haunted Cellar, page 90. Seeing is Believing, page 102. Master and Man, page 107. The Turf Cutters, page 118. The Field of Boliauns, page 121. The Little Shoe, page 127. The Spirit Horse, page 130. Daniel O'Rourke, page 136. The Crooked Back, page 149. Fior Usga, page 158. The Enchanted Lake, page 164. The Legend of O'Donoghue, page 170. The Lady of Gollerus, page 176. Flory Cantillon's Funeral, page 187. The Soul Cages, page 194. The Lord of Dunkerron, page 216. The Wonderful Tune, page 222. The Good Woman, page 233. Hanlon's Mill, page 246. The Headless Horseman, page 253. Diarmid Bawn, The Piper, page 266. Ned Sheehy's Excuse, page 274. Dreaming Jim Jarvis, page 293. Scath-A-Legaune, page 305. The Hidden Treasure, page 315. The Rock of the Candle, page 324. Barry of Cairn Thierna, page 331. The Giant's Stairs, page 343. Cased in publisher's turquoise cloth, front cover and spine blocked in black and lettered in gold, back cover blocked in blind; gilt edges. Rebacked 1990 with new endpapers and repairs to spine in blue cloth.
Series title
  • Illustrated library of fairy tales
Resource type
  • ink
  • paper (fiber product)
Digital Object Id
  • GALL-9-R-7_001
  • 0090324


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