Out of the Mists by John Barrington
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Out of the Mists
By John Barrington

Out of the Mists

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Out of the Mists by John Barrington

Book Description

This collection of traditional stories gathered from all reaches of Scotland and passed down through generations, customs and traditions is a wonderful new look at well and not so well-known stories. Barrington cleverly intersperses these tales with follow-up historical stories to set the fables in context. It is a must-have for anyone interested in folklore and history.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781905222339
ISBN-10: 1905222335
Format: Paperback
(198mm x 129mm x 12mm)
Pages: 168
Imprint: Luath Press Ltd
Publisher: Luath Press Ltd
Publish Date: 1-Nov-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - John Barrington

Having spent over 25 years as a shepherd in Scotland, John Barrington has developed a vast knowledge of Scottish history, folklore, mythology and legend that are clearly transposed into his novels. Barrington is a natural storyteller leading guided story-walks, relaying his stories in schools, clubs and societies and as an after-dinner speaker. Barrington?s autobiography, Red Sky at Night won the SAC Book Award and was a UK no. 1 bestseller.

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