REFERENCE: STORY COLLECTIONS

[a fairy!] This section is not very extensive yet, but I am hoping to expand it. I have only included collections that are either only stories about faeries, or have a substantial number of stories about faeries. The folklore collections containing a few faery stories are almost infinite, so I have chosen not to list them (yet, anyway). Please note that this list is of folklore collections; for fiction, please see the Novels and Short Story Collections section.

An Seabhac.
"Sidhe agus Pucai." Bealoideas 3.3(1932): 309-329.
[The main text is in Irish, but English summaries are included.]

Bowker, James.
Goblin Tales of Lancashire. London: W. Swan Sonnenschein and Co., 1883.

Colum, Padraic.
"The Fairies and the Hunchback." Bealoideas 3(1932): 211.

Crellin, A.M.
Manx Folklore: Fairy Legends, Customs and Superstitions. Mannin: Chiollagh, 1994.
[Reprint of items from Isle of Man Natural History and Antiquarian Society's Journal 1893-1900.]

Croker, T. Crofton.
Fairy legends and Traditions of the South of Ireland. 1825. London: William Tegg, 1870.
[Reprinted at least twice recently, once in Ireland. Part of the Myths and Legends series. London: Senate, 1995.]

Gill, W.W.
Customs and Traditions, Cures and Charms, Fairies and Phantoms. 1963. Onchan, Mannin: Chiollagh, 1993.
[Reprints parts of A Third Manx Scrapbook.]

Hartland, Edwin Sidney.
English Fairy and Other Folk Tales. 1890. London: Walter Scott, 1893.

Keightley, T.
1850 The Fairy Mythology London: Bohn's Antiquarian Library.
[This book has been reprinted several times, once fairly recently].

Knatchbull-Hugessen, E.H.
Whispers from Fairyland. London?: Longmans?, 1877.

Lannon, Alice and Mike McCarthy
1991 Fables, Fairies & Folklore of Newfoundland. St. John's: Jesperson Press Ltd.

MacDougall, James.
Folk Tales and Fairy Lore in Gaelic and English. Edinburgh, 1910.
[Reprinted in English only as Highland Fairy Legends. Cambridge: D.S. Brewer and Totowa, NJ: Rowman and Littlefield, 1978.]

O hEochaidh, Sean.
Fairy Legends from Donegal. Trans. Maire MacNeill. Dublin: Comhairle Bhealoideas Eireann, 1977.

Parry-Jones, D.
Welsh Legends and Fairy Lore. London: Batsford, 1953.

Thomas, W. Jenkyn.
The Welsh Fairy Book. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 1995.
[Orignally published much earlier.]


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