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Folksongs & Folklore of South Uist

£22.99

Product description

The fruits of a life's work, this marvellous compendium of photographs, stories, folklore and songs has been an established classic since its first publication in 1955. It is a wonderful evocation of the vibrant life and history of South Uist and the Gaelic world in which it played so important a part. Enriched by Margaret Fay Shaw's photography, Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist, is both an introduction to the life of the Gael and a fitting memorial to a world now largely disappeared. The material in the book was mostly collected between 1929 and 1935 during the author's stay in South Lochboisdale.

Item details

Author(s):
Shaw, Margaret Fay
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second
Format:
Hardback
Genre:
Folk
ISBN-10:
0199200858
ISBN-13:
9780199200856
Number of pages:
306
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Folksongs & Folklore of South Uist

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The fruits of a life's work, this marvellous compendium of photographs, stories, folklore and songs has been an established classic since its first publication in 1955. It is a wonderful evocation of the vibrant life and history of South Uist and the Gaelic world in which it played so important a part. Enriched by Margaret Fay Shaw's photography, Folksongs and Folklore of South Uist, is both an introduction to the life of the Gael and a fitting memorial to a world now largely disappeared. The material in the book was mostly collected between 1929 and 1935 during the author's stay in South Lochboisdale.

Author(s):
Shaw, Margaret Fay
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
Second
Format:
Hardback
Genre:
Folk
ISBN-10:
0199200858
ISBN-13:
9780199200856
Number of pages:
306
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Title:
Folksongs & Folklore of South Uist

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