2000, Maclellan,Lauchie, translated and edited by Shaw John. Published McGill-Queen's University Press. Dust Jacket present. Slight crease inside dust jacket. Black boards with gold lettering. Inside, pages clean, no inscriptions, markings Described as musicology, folklore and contains a foreword from Alistair MacLeod. This book contains forty-eight songs and nine folktales and are all either Gaelic songs or singers .The collection is presented as a transcribe from recordings and presented as the singer performed them, with an English translation provided. All the songs are accompanied by musical transcriptions. The book also includes a brief autobiography in Lauchie MacLellan's entertaining narrative style. John Shaw has added extensive notes and references, as well as photos and maps. The materials also serve as a unique, adaptable resource for those with more specialized research or teaching interests in ethnology/folklore, Canadian studies, Gaelic language, ethnomusicology, Celtic studies, anthropology, and social history.