Early Irish Myths and Sagas download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jeffrey Gantz

Early Irish Myths and Sagas download free [PDF and Ebook] by Jeffrey Gantz year 1982
  • Book name: Early Irish Myths and Sagas
  • Author: Jeffrey Gantz
  • Release date: 1982/5/25
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780140443974
  • Rating: 8.67 of 10
  • Votes: 137
  • Review by: Johnathan Hudgins
  • Review rating: 8.43 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/10
  • Total pages: 288
  • Includes a PDF summary of 30 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: First written down in the eighth century AD, these early Irish stories depict a far older world - part myth, part legend and part history. Rich with magic and achingly beautiful, they speak of a land of heroic battles, intense love and warrior ideals, in which the otherworld is explored and men mingle freely with the gods. From the vivid adventures of the great Celtic hero Cu Chulaind, to the stunning 'Exile of the Sons of Uisliu' - a tale of treachery, honour and romance - these are masterpieces of passion and vitality, and form the foundation for the Irish literary tradition: a mythic legacy that was a powerful influence on the work of Yeats, Synge and Joyce.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H33M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Myth & Legend Told As Fiction, Horror, Folklore, Myths & Legends, British & Irish History, Classic Books & Novels, Sagas
  • Available formats: FB2, PDF, TXT, EPUB, DOC, RB, HTMLZ, WORD. Compressed in ALZ, TBZ, TAR.Z, RAR, ZIP, TAR.BZ
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.69 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x17mm
  • Weight: 213g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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