Irish tales of terror

  • 158 Pages
  • 2.44 MB
  • English
Fontana , London
Horror tales, English., English fiction -- Irish authors., Tales -- Ire



Statementedited by Jim McGarry.
LC ClassificationsPZ1.M17 Ir, PR8876 Ir
The Physical Object
Pagination158 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5328184M
ISBN 100006125379
LC Control Number72181141

Quite a nice little collection, even if the title is a bit misleading - IRISH TALES OF TERROR contains many a piece of fantasy that is not inherently "terrifying". But I guess IRISH TALES OF TERROR AND FANTASY doesn't roll off the tongue.

And some of the pieces are retellings of classic Irish folklore, or stories of :// Irish Tales Of Terror book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for :// Since the blurb on the cover claimed Tremayne to be a "master of the genre", I assumed that I was in for some bone-chilling stories; I suspect now that the genre referred to was actually the historical genre, because the strength of these stories lies in the way that Tremayne inserts Irish history and folk tales Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide: Box Office Mojo Find Movie Box Office Data: ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics: CreateSpace Indie Print Publishing Made Easy: DPReview Digital Photography: East Dane Designer Men's Fashion: Fabric Sewing, Quilting & Knitting: Goodreads Book reviews & recommendations: IMDb Movies, TV  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Genre Fiction.

From legends retold around the peat fire to modern stories of psychological terror, the Irish have always had a fascination with fear. Drawn from years of short story writing, this book includes 24 powerful Irish tales with more than enough material to set pulses racing: satanic figures, ghosts, and hapless victims fleeing from their inescapable ://   For information on Tales of the Mysterious and Macabre and Tales of the Uncanny and Supernatural see the reviews for those two individual books.

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Some of the stories are told in dialect, which may add flavor for some of us while sending others back  › Books › Literature & Fiction › Genre Fiction. The tales collected for Irish Fairy and Folk Tales all are reprinted from nineteenth-century sources, but they date back much further, to a time when they were part of a centuries-old oral tradition of storytelling and had yet to be committed to the printed page.

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These are stories that passed down through the ages virtually unaltered in their ://   Tales of battles and bravery unfold across Ireland's Ancient East – these are the fabled figures from Ireland's history.

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The story Deirdre of the Sorrows is recorded in the Ulster Cycle of Irish mythology. It’s a tale of beauty, lust, and death dating back Aillén Mac Midgna – The Fire Breathing Goblin.

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Originally published: The Wild night company, Description: pages ; 24 cm A series of stories from Irish folklore, The Celtic Twilight finishes with a poem of the same name ("And love is less kind than the gray twilight, And hope is less dear than the dew of the morn"), and gave the Irish literary revival of the late 19th and early 20th century its  › Books › Biographies & Memoirs › Arts & Literature.

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I asked my daughter. Just read it. And in the end, she was right. It wasn't too scary. The stories are a bit creepy, probably a good creep-factor for my eight year old, and far less frightening than I remember Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark being.

There's nothing too gory, nothing to terrifying, nothing too. In IRISH FAIRY TALES James Stephens masterfully retells ten Irish legends. The writing is crisp, humorous, and accessible.

His familiarity with the subject matter is deeply impressive and he brings the tales to vibrant life. While reading this book you’ll Great British Tales of Terror: Gothic Stories of Horror and RomanceVolume 1 () also appeared as: Variant: Gothic Tales of Terror, Volume One: Classic Horror Stories from Great Britain () Variant: Great British Tales of Terror: Gothic Stories of Horror and Romance – () The Magicians: Occult Stories ()?Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site: Find and compare hundreds of millions of new books, used books, rare books and out of print books from overbooksellers and 60+ websites ://