Ceredigion Folk Tales PDF ePub eBook

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Ceredigion Folk Tales free pdf Ceredigion is a land shaped by mythology, where mermaids and magic mix with humans and where ordinary people achieve extraordinary things. This is a captivating collection of traditional and modern stories, including the submerged city of Cantre'r Gwaelod, or the 'Welsh Atlantis', how the Devil came to build a bridge over the Rheidol, the elephant that died in Tregaron, and how the Holy Grail came to Nanteos. All the while the tylwyth teg (the Welsh fairies) and changelings run riot through the countryside. Storyteller and illustrator Peter Stevenson takes us on a tour of a county steeped in legend, encountering ghosts, witches and heroes at every turn.

About Peter Stevenson

Peter Stevenson has a first class degree in Book Illustration from Manchester Art College and an MA in Folklife Studies from Leeds University. He has worked for the last twenty-five years as a freelance book illustrator and writer, compiler of books of folk tales, storyteller, artist, musician, and is currently running a storytelling performance group, The Magical Illuminarium. He is also the organizer of Aberystwyth Storytelling Festival.

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Author : Peter Stevenson
Publisher : The History Press Ltd
Data Published : 25 February 2014
ISBN : 0752486446
EAN : 9780752486444
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 208 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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