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Author Kinninmonth, Sheila,
Title Fife Folk Tales / Shelia Kinninmonth ; illustrated by Jonathan Dowling.
Imprint Gloucestershire : The History Press, 2017.

Author Kinninmonth, Sheila,
Subject Fife (Scotland) -- Fiction.
Scotland -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Alt Name Dowling, Jonathan,
Description 1 online resource (124) : illustrations
Note Print version record.
Contents Intro -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- 1. Giants, Fairies and Broonies -- The History of Kitty Ill-Pretts -- The Red Etin -- The Blue Stane -- The White Stag of Strathtyrum -- The Strathmiglo Broonie -- The Boghall Broonie -- Captive in Fairyland -- 2. Ghosts and Visions -- Jenny Nettles -- The Ghost of Pitfirrane -- The Vanishing Village -- The Veiled Nun of St Leonards -- The Minstrel of Balcomie -- The Legend of Green Jean -- The Midnight Burial -- The Boy in the Cupboard -- 3. Nurses' Tales -- The Well at the World's End
Jock and His Lulls -- A Chick and Her Fellow Travellers -- Rashiecoat -- The Black Cat -- Rose Red and White Lily -- 4. Royal Legends -- The Visit of Charles II to Pittenweem -- The Death of Alexander III -- The Gudeman of Ballengeigh -- The Maggie Lauder Story -- The King's Box -- The Legend of Queen Margaret -- 5. Saints, Sinners and Rogues -- The Legend of St Serf -- The Legend of St Kentigern -- The Legend of St Andrew and St Rule -- The Legend of St Fillan -- The Black Pocketbook -- Duncan Schulebred's Vision -- The Legend of the Lady of Balwearie -- Fisher Willie -- Fechtin' Whisky
6. Simple Folk and Fools -- Wise Willie and Witty Eppy -- Stewed Tea -- A Pig in a Poke -- The Fuddled Tale of Kind Kyttock -- Strunty Pokes -- Johnny Trotter -- Stuck in the Lum -- The Gudewife of Auchtermuchty -- 7. Tales in the Landscape -- Buff Barefoot -- The Gold of Tower Hill -- The Legend of Bell Craig -- The Gold of Largo Law -- Carlin Maggie and the Devil's Burden -- The Smothered Piper of the West Cliffs -- The Maiden Castle -- Tales of Kemback -- Down the Drain -- 8. Tales of the Coast -- King of the Smugglers -- The Crail Skate -- Cauld Iron -- The Abbey Bells
The Seven Young Castaways -- The Sinking of The Fox -- John Honey -- Pirates Come to Kirkcaldy -- The Buccaneers of Buckhaven -- King of the Fish -- 9. Witches and Wizards -- The Burning of Maggie Morgan -- The Bewitching Tale of Alisoun Peirson -- Auld Bessie Bittem -- The Wizard of Balwearie -- The Pittenweem Witches -- The Spaewife of Carnbee -- The Witch of Fife -- Glossary -- Bibliography
ISBN 075098192X (electronic bk.)
9780750981927 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 967096530
Additional Format Print version: Kinninmonth, Sheila. Fife Folk Tales. Stroud, UNKNOWN : The History Press, 2017 0750967536 9780750967532 (OCoLC)922631984

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