The Folk Tales of Scotland: The Well at the World's End and Other Stories

The Folk Tales of Scotland: The Well at the World's End and Other Stories

Norah Montgomerie


The vintage folks stories of Scotland have been handed down from storyteller to storyteller, and from the 1st sentence they have been designed to carry the eye of the listener or reader as if a spell have been forged over them, transporting them to a paranormal realm the place mermaids and males, selkies and sailors, ogres and princesses mingle and are miraculously remodeled. The Montgomeries, exceptional folklorists, accrued conventional tales from all components of Scotland. Their assortment, first released in 1956, turned a vintage of the storytelling culture, with the tales retold in an easy, dramatic sort, beautiful to grownup and baby alike. Now republished by way of Birlinn Ltd in a good-looking present variation and illustrated with Norah Montgomerie's personal unique drawings, it's a e-book to be precious for years because the key to an enchanted, undying international.

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