Myths And Legends Of The Celtic Race by T. W. Rolleston | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Myths And Legends Of The Celtic Race

Myths And Legends Of The Celtic Race

     
 

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First published in 1911-this is a replica of the 1917 second edition-this classic work is considered by many the best work on the spiritual and mythological history of the Celtic peoples. Rolleston, a seminal scholar in the literature, explores:

• the Celts in ancient history
• the religion of the Celts
• the Irish invasion myths

Overview

First published in 1911-this is a replica of the 1917 second edition-this classic work is considered by many the best work on the spiritual and mythological history of the Celtic peoples. Rolleston, a seminal scholar in the literature, explores:

• the Celts in ancient history
• the religion of the Celts
• the Irish invasion myths
• the early Milesian kings
• tales of the Ultonian cycle
• tales of the Ossianic cycle
• and much more.

Anyone intrigued by the history and culture of Britain, Ireland, and Wales should consider this essential reading.

Irish writer and editor THOMAS WILLIAM HAZEN ROLLESTON (1857-1920) published some 168 books, including *Poems and Ballads of Young Ireland* (1888), *Life of Lessing* (1889), and *The High Deeds of Finn Mac Cumhail* (1910).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781605206318
Publisher:
Cosimo
Publication date:
07/01/2009
Pages:
454
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 1.01(d)

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