Fireside Tales of the Traveller Children (Silkies)

by Duncan Williamson

Publisher: Canongate Pub Ltd

Written in English
Published: Pages: 160 Downloads: 60
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Subjects:

  • Modern fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Oral And Folk Literature,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Fiction,
  • Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology,
  • Folklore & Mythology - Folklore
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8309797M
ISBN 100862414571
ISBN 109780862414573

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Duncan Williamson was a Scottish traveller who went on to become one of Britain’s master story-tellers. During his lifetime he was acclaimed ‘the greatest English-speaking storyteller’, ‘the national monument of British storytelling’ and, at his death, Scotland’s ‘greatest contemporary storyteller’.

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Duncan James Williamson (11 AprilLoch Fyneside, near Furnace, Argyll - 8 November ) was a Scottish storyteller and singer, and a member of the Scottish Traveller community. The Scottish poet and scholar Hamish Henderson once referred to him as "possibly the most extraordinary tradition-bearer of the whole Traveller tribe.".

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