Tales of the Celtic Otherworld

Tales of the Celtic Otherworld

by John Matthews, Ian Daniels
     
 

Through some of the most celebrated stories in Celtic literature, visit the magical, splendid Celtic otherworld, with its dazzling crystal doors and windows, plentiful food and drink, no sickness, and abundant nobility. In The Voyage of Bran, a woman's enchanting singing leads a young king into this heavenly realm. Monstrous ants, demon horse races, a burning…  See more details below

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Through some of the most celebrated stories in Celtic literature, visit the magical, splendid Celtic otherworld, with its dazzling crystal doors and windows, plentiful food and drink, no sickness, and abundant nobility. In The Voyage of Bran, a woman's enchanting singing leads a young king into this heavenly realm. Monstrous ants, demon horse races, a burning river, and much more greet Maildun. Others relate the adventures of such well-known heroes as Cu Chulainn, Connla the Fair, Cormac, and 11 others. Throughout, original watercolors capture the Otherworld's mystical spirit. 176 pages (16 in color), 7 1/2 X 9 3/4.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780713726565
Publisher:
Blandford Press
Publication date:
08/01/1998
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.78(w) x 9.97(h) x 0.73(d)

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