Irish Blessings, Toasts & Traditions

Irish Blessings, Toasts & Traditions

by Jason S. Roberts
     
 

Often it is said that the Irish are bone with the gift of the blarney - and an Irishman can certainly tell a tale like no other. In the rich tradition of Irish lore and legend, tales of fairies with magical powers are the most common as well as the most enjoyable, for when fairies are present there is always the possibility of great fortune or unwitting disaster not…  See more details below

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Often it is said that the Irish are bone with the gift of the blarney - and an Irishman can certainly tell a tale like no other. In the rich tradition of Irish lore and legend, tales of fairies with magical powers are the most common as well as the most enjoyable, for when fairies are present there is always the possibility of great fortune or unwitting disaster not to mention a good story.

This delightful collection brings together the luck and charm of the Irish in a single volume filled with blessings, toasts, old-fashioned customs, sayings, superstitions, jokes, limericks, and legends.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781856350457
Publisher:
Mercier Press, Limited, The
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Pages:
120

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