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The Elfin Cobbler And Other Stories Of Connaught Retold By Monica Cosens (Six Tipped in Color Plates by Monica Cosens Illustrated Color Plates Elsie Anna Wood - First Edition - 1914 - from Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books (SKU: 90113)

The Elfin Cobbler And Other Stories Of Connaught Retold By Monica Cosens (Six Tipped in Color Plates

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The Elfin Cobbler And Other Stories Of Connaught Retold By Monica Cosens (Six Tipped in Color Plates

by Monica Cosens Illustrated Color Plates Elsie Anna Wood

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Original 1914 Children's Illustrated Irish Connaught Fairytale Collection Illustrated with Six Tipped in Color Plates by Elsie Anna Wood for Monica Cosens "The Elfin Cobbler" These Twelve Irish Fairy stories of the "Good People" focus on Connaught.Our co-founder Moira Joyce of our Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books her family is from Tuam and Clonbur in Joyce Country One of the Tales in here about the Witch of Joyce's Country is well known there and made for (some) humor here.The Fairy Faith is still strong in the west of Ireland centering Cnoc Meadha I can attest to it doing field work on the hill.The Six color plates are wonderful see our photo. NOT a library copy. 93 pp..There is lot of foxing on on first free endpaper with previous owners colorful signature and.the top and bottom of page edges.Binding intact (a few cover dings or bends.NOT a chip as it seems in photo) and tight Pages clean free of writing no scribbling..Soiling on back cover Plates themselves clean and bright and all present. Not perfect but very nice and quite hard to find. A wonderful Irish Fairy treasure gift. Three Geese In Flight Celtic Myth since 1977 our passion

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Bookseller
Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
90113
Title
The Elfin Cobbler And Other Stories Of Connaught Retold By Monica Cosens (Six Tipped in Color Plates
Author
Monica Cosens Illustrated Color Plates Elsie Anna Wood
Illustrator
Elsie Anna Wood
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Thomas Nelson And Sons
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1914
Keywords
cnoc meadha irish fairies color plates colour plates galway fairies joyces country witch joyce country leprechaun tuam connemara sidhi connaught lough mask castle hackett tipped in color plates fairy tale books
Bookseller catalogs
Irish; Celtic Studies; Children's; Fantasy Literature; Megalithic/Goddess/Geomancy;
Size
8vo

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