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An edition of Scottish Fairy and Folk Tales (1893)

Scottish fairy and folk tales

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This edition was published in by A. L. Burt Company in New York.

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360 pages

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Cover of: Scottish fairy and folk tales
Scottish fairy and folk tales
1977, Arno Press
in English
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Scottish fairy and folk tales.
1901, W. Scott
in English
Cover of: Scottish fairy and folk tales
Scottish fairy and folk tales
1900, A. L. Burt Company
in English
Cover of: Scottish fairy and folk tales.

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Scottish fairy and folk tales

This edition was published in by A. L. Burt Company in New York.


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Table of Contents

Introduction 7
The Three Green Men of Glen Nevis 35
NURSERY STORIES— The Story of the White Pet 67
The Milk- White Doo 71
The Croodin Doo 74
*' The Cattie Sits in the Kiln-Ring " 75
Marriage of Robin Redbreast and the Wren 77
Tlie Tempted Lady 79
The Fause Knight and the Wee Boy 81
The Strange Visitor 83
Rashin-Coatie 86
STORIES OF ANIMALS— The Fox Outwitted 90
The Fox troubled with Fleas 91
The Fox and the Bag-pipes 91
The Fox's Stratagem 91
The Fox and the Wrens 92
The Fox and the Cock 93
How the Wolf lost his Tail 93
The Frog and the Crow 94
The Grouse Cock and his Wife 95
The Eagle and the Wren 96
The Wren's Presumption 96
The Two Foxes 96
The Bee and the Mouse 97
The Two Mice 98
Alexander Jones 99
4 FAIRY TALES— pAcnc The Fairies of Scotland 108
The Fairy and the Miller's Wife 110
Sir Godfrey Macculloch 112
The Laird o' Co' 112
Habitrot 115
The Tulman 121
The Isle of Pabaidh 121
Sanntraigh 122
Water Fairies 124
Fairy Transportation 126
The Poor Man of Peatlaw 127
The Fairy Boy of Leith 128
"Mind the Crooked Finger" 131
The Two Young Ploughmen 133
The Smith and the Fairies 134
The Lothian Farmer's Wife 138
Redemption from Fairy Land 138
The Fairy and the Bible-Reader 144
Thorn and Willie 144
The Gloaming Bucht 148
The Faithful Pursebearer 152
THE BROWNIE, THE BOGLE, THE KELPY, MERMEN, DEMONS— The Scottish Brownie 177
The Brownie of Bodsbeck 178
The Brownie and the Thievish Maids 179
The Bogle 181
The Doomed Rider 182
Graham of Morphie 185
The Fisherman and the Merman 186
The Mermaid Wife 189
The Seal-Catcher's Adventure 191
The Mermaid of Knockdolion 195
The Young Laird of Lorntie 196
Nuckelavee 197
The Two Shepherds 200
5 Fatlips 203
The Silly Mutton 205
WITCHCRAFT— Macgillichallum of Razay 218
The Witch of Laggan 221
The Blacksmith's Wife of Yarrowfoot 228
The Miller of Holdean 230
Ronaldson of Bowden 231
The Farmer's Wife of Deloraine 232
Laird Harry Gilles 234
The Missing Web 235
The Witches of Delnabo 237
The Brazen Brogues 243
COMIC TALES— The Wee Bunnock 270
The Shifty Lad 275
Lothian Tom 293
The Ploughman's Glory 302
The Witty Exploits of Mr George Buchanan 303
LITERARY TALES— The Haunted Ships 312
Elphin Irving 318
Cousin Mattie 336
Rat Hall 351

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